Plantrama - plants, landscapes, & nature

By Ellen Zachos and C.L. Fornari

Ellen Zachos and C.L. Fornari help you discover the amazing world of plants: in the garden, in the wild, and on your plate. They show you how to grow plants successfully, how to enjoy your natural surroundings, and how to make the most of your harvest, whether it's cultivated or foraged. You'll find three different topics in each episode, plus email questions from listeners.

  1. 1.
    Root Crops, Plant Protection and Flies
    26:27
  2. 2.
    Saving Plants Through the Winter and Preserving the Harvest
    25:58
  3. 3.
    Compost, Witches Brooms and Pressed Flowers
    25:24
  4. 4.
    Growing Perennials From Collected Seed and Early Fall Color
    26:10
  5. 5.
    Yellow Leaves, Fall Vegetables or Foraging, and Bringing Houseplants Inside
    27:14
  6. 6.
    Pasta Salad, Pineapple Weed, Transplanting, and Systemic Insecticide
    27:10
  7. 7.
    Green Apples, Caffeine, and Corn
    24:13
  8. 8.
    Cakes, Limited Room and Dense Raised Bed Plantings
    22:35
  1. 9.
    Blueberries, Panicle Hydrangeas, and a Weed Wand
    30:36
  2. 10.
    Your Outdoor Office, Daylilies, and Mosquito Control
    23:44
  3. 11.
    Grilling, Fertilizing, Deer and Carnivorous Plants
    28:57
  4. 12.
    Summer Cocktails, Pruning and Storm Damage
    23:52
  5. 13.
    Roasted Vegetables, Mothballs, Bacteria and Clay Soil
    20:04
  6. 14.
    Roasted Vegetables, Mothballs and Clay Soil
    20:04
  7. 15.
    Plant-ID Apps, Bee Balm, and Japanese Beetles
    27:28
  8. 16.
    Weed Seeds, Artichokes, and Citrus Trees
    24:04
  9. 17.
    Marking Your Territory, Elderberries, and Hydrangea Color
    25:24
  10. 18.
    A Summer Cocktail Hour, Nitrogen-fixing Plants, and Pinching Annuals
    24:03
  11. 19.
    BBQ, Soil Bacteria, and Annuals for the Kitchen Garden, Cutting Garden and Containers
    26:52
  12. 20.
    Your Outdoor Office, Dwarf Conifers, Hand Watering and Hydrangeas
    27:38
  13. 21.
    Planting in Square Holes, Plants for Small Arbors, and Long-Lived Perennials
    25:26
  14. 22.
    Asparagus, Topiary, and The Deadly Nightshade
    26:42
  15. 23.
    Earthworms, Passion Flowers and Carnivorous Plant Day
    24:14
  16. 24.
    Cress, Spring Flowers, and Old Carpet as Mulch
    27:23
  17. 25.
    Edible Flowers, Zucchini Problems, and White Specks in Potting Soil
    24:47
  18. 26.
    Fertilizing, Rhododendrons, and Plants That Lead to Divorce
    27:16
  19. 27.
    Earthy Flavors, Soil Temperatures and Houseplant Growth
    23:18
  20. 28.
    Spring Pestos, Photosynthesis, Mulch and Fennel Seeds
    27:22
  21. 29.
    Diagnosing Houseplant Problems, Plant Terms and a Focus on Fertilizer
    22:10
  22. 30.
    Are Sunflowers Poisonous, Green Flowers, and Aggressive Plants
    24:29
  23. 31.
    Spring Tonics, Planting Seeds Too Early, and Direct Sowing
    24:06
  24. 32.
    Frozen Greens, Cannas, and Peroxide in the Garden
    21:37
  25. 33.
    Standards, Yarrow, Voles and a Book Review
    24:08
  26. 34.
    Sterilizing Soil, Growing Peppers and Water for Houseplants
    24:43
  27. 35.
    Fennel, Epiphytes and Pelleted Seed
    22:56
  28. 36.
    Herbs, Plant Pinching and African Violets
    23:48
  29. 37.
    Male and Female Plants, and Plants That Clean Soil
    26:34
  30. 38.
    Rainbow Tomatoes, Jade Plants, and Lichen
    21:38
  31. 39.
    Quiche, Worm Poop, and Prickly Pear Cactus
    25:38
  32. 40.
    Celebratory Cocktails, Small Greenhouses, and Sticks on Fire
    23:18
  33. 41.
    Hoyas, Garden Styles, and Stems that Photosynthesize
    22:39
  34. 42.
    Anthuriums, GMO Seeds, and Good Winter Reads
    24:07
  35. 43.
    Healthy Soil, The Christmas Rose, and Spider Plants
    20:33
  36. 44.
    Cookies, Growing Ferns Indoors, and Clearing Vegetable Gardens
    21:41
  37. 45.
    Spice Rubs, String-of-Pearls Plant and Starting COVID Gardens
    22:33
  38. 46.
    Bulbs Growing In Fall and a Plant-Filled Zoom Room
    22:45
  39. 47.
    Houseplant Fertilizers, Avocados and Cranberry Plants
    23:40
  40. 48.
    Juniper Berries, Begonias and Orchid Pots
    24:03
  41. 49.
    Parsley, Garden Destinations and Evergreens On Balconies
    24:32
  42. 50.
    Propagating Succulents, Insect Lifecycles, and Collecting Rainwater
    23:15

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