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The Garden Guy – Pink Diamond Hydrangea

ABC 36's Mike O'Rourke talks about preparing grafted plants for the yard, and displays the correct steps to take on a pink diamond hydrangea, in this week's "The Garden Guy."

The Garden Guy – Ready for Planting!

It's time to put your plants in the ground, but which ones do you pick? Mike O'Rourke tells you a simple rule-of-thumb to keep in mind as you head out to the garden center in this week's "The Garden Guy."

The Garden Guy – All About Plugs

With the spring season just around the corner, Mike O'Rourke looks at plugs - cuttings from a parent plant - and how you can use them to get your garden kicked off once the season begins.

Garden Guy – Preparing for spring planting

The Garden Guy" takes us behind the scenes to see how soil is prepared to start your plants.

The Garden Guy – Planting Seeds

Believe it or not, it's already time to start planting seeds, but not in your garden! Mike O'Rourke has everything you need to know about getting your vegetables started inside in this week's "The Garden Guy."

The Garden Guy – Seeds 101

Have you got an itchy green thumb? It may be too early to start your outdoor garden, but Mike O'Rourke knows that doesn't mean you can't go ahead and start your planting indoors!

The Garden Guy – Valentine’s Day Plants

Looking to inject some romance into your Valentine's Day, but feel like roses are too cliche? Mike O'Rourke has some alternate ideas in this week's "The Garden Guy."

The Garden Guy – Feeding Backyard Critters

Whether you spend your time in the garden or not, we all have birds and squirrels around the home, and making friends with them can turn your morning newspaper-and-coffee ritual into an immersive and interactive experience.

The Garden Guy – Minding the pH Levels in Your Soil

In the cooler seasons, green thumbs often turn to indoor gardening to scratch the gardening itch, but in that controlled environment, the quality of the water can make or break your plant's livelihood. Mike O'Rourke takes a look at a simple pH test that can ensure your plants are healthy in this week's "The Garden Guy."

The Garden Guy – Growing Vegetables in Winter

Why wait until the spring to plant your garden? Mike O'Rourke has everything you need to know about getting a head-start on your vegetable crop by planting in the winter in this week's "The Garden Guy."

The Garden Guy – Getting Rid of Your Christmas Tree

Sad, but true: the Christmas season is over, and it's time for the decorations to come down. Packing away your ornaments and lights isn't so much of a fuss, but what do you do about your Christmas tree? Mike O'Rourke has the answers in this week's "The Garden Guy."

The Garden Guy – Caring for Poinsettias

Poinsettias are a perennial favorite around the holidays, but do you know how to care for the plant once the Christmas season is over? ABC 36's Mike O'Rourke has the scoop in this week's "The Garden Guy."