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Garden Plot: Bagworms, wood mulch and artichokes

WTOP Garden Editor Mike McGrath takes on wood mulch, limb cutting and how to grow artichokes in the D.C. region.

Friday - 07/25/2014, 09:35am EDT

Tags: Garden Plot, Mike McGrath

Getting rid of yellow jackets in your garden

Last week was Japanese beetles, this week it's yellow jackets.

Friday - 07/18/2014, 09:38am EDT

Tags: Garden Plot, Mike McGrath, yellow jackets, bees, beetles, gardening, pests

Garden Plot: Varmints! Gnats, rabbits and chipmunks

This week, Garden Plot editor Mike McGrath has tips to plan a total re-planting of grass lawn, and how to fend off those pesky little summer creatures.

Friday - 07/04/2014, 09:19am EDT

Tags: Garden Plot, Mike McGrath

Garden Plot: Beware of basil blight and how to curb mosquitoes with BTI

This week, Garden Plot editor Mike McGrath has tips to find and maintain healthy basil plants, how to safely curb mosquitoes and tips for composting.

Friday - 06/27/2014, 08:20am EDT

Tags: Garden Plot, tilling, weeds, basil, mosquitoes

Garden Plot: Ants in your pants

Garden Plot Editor Mike McGrath informs about different kinds of ants and how to control them, plus climbing roses and grass problems.

Friday - 06/20/2014, 10:32am EDT

Tags: Garden Plot, Mike McGrath

Garden Plot: Tackling ticks and fighting fleas

It's that time of year again. Here's how to keep your lawn, your pets and yourself safe from pests.

Saturday - 06/07/2014, 11:00am EDT

Tags: Garden Plot, ticks, fleas, Mike McGrath

Garden Plot: Plucked poison ivy still a perilous problem

Be careful getting rid of poison ivy and if you pruned that tree in the fall, you're the reason it's dead now.

Friday - 05/30/2014, 08:20am EDT

Tags: poison ivy, Garden Plot, fig trees

Controlling and preventing lawn grubs

WTOP Garden Editor Mike McGrath has tips for cutting lawns and preventing grubs.

Friday - 05/23/2014, 09:25am EDT

Tags: Garden Plot, lawn care, Milky Spore, gardening, grubs

A few tips for planting those tomatoes

In this Garden Plot, Mike McGrath show you the way.

Saturday - 05/10/2014, 03:27pm EDT

Tags: Garden Plot, Mike McGrath, tomatoes

Tips to choose the perfect flowers this Mother's Day

A bouquet of flowers is a very popular Mother's Day gift, and WTOP's Garden Editor Mike McGrath has some advice for picking the right blooms.

Friday - 05/09/2014, 11:52am EDT

Tags: Mike McGrath, Garden Plot, flowers, Plants, Mother

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