Plain Gardening: Spanish Moss

Spanish moss won’t hurt your trees.  It’s a bromeliad and lives on nutrients that it pulls directly from the air.

Midtown Fancy Gardening

This week’s exciting episode of Plain Gardening might better be called Fancy Gardening. We’re in one of the gardens featured in this year’s …


Bill Finch from the Mobile Botanical Gardens discusses the snakes you might discover in your garden.

Plain Gardening: The Alabama Bluebonnet

In Plain Gardening Sponsored by Stokely’s Garden Express, John Nodar and Bill Finch take a close look at the lupin, also known at the Alabam…

Plain Gardening: The Fringe Tree

Stokely’s Garden Express presents Plain Gardening with John Nodar and Bill Finch! In this week’s episode, one of Bill’s favorite trees… th…

Plain Gardening: Camellia Collection

This week’s episode of Plain Gardening takes place at a world-famous Gulf Coast garden that few locals have seen.  Bill Finch takes us throu…

Plain Gardening: Seeds

This exciting episode of Plain Gardening drags your 2016 annuals kicking and screaming (not really) into 2017…and saves you lots of money (r…

Plain Gardening

This week, Plain Gardening travels to the Seed-to-Table Garden in Renaissance Park.

Digging Your Garden

This week’s exciting episode of Plain gardening deals with digging, drought, and rock-hard soil.

Plain Gardening: Goldenrod

In this week’s exciting episode of Plain Gardening we restore the good name of the beautiful, but much maligned, goldenrod.