Printed in the September Issue of The Northeast Texan By Peggy Rogers This year, we experienced cooler than normal spring and summer weather, but that is behind us and we are moving into the fall of the year. Yes, the 90 degree plus weather has been with us for a couple of months now and we are moving right up to the triple digit. Oh, my how the chiggers and mosquitoes have loved the cool morning dew and humid weather! You can be sure … [Read more] about Mary, Mary quite the farmer, how does your garden grow?
Peggy Rogers Master Gardener
Printed in the June/July 2014 Issue of The Northeast Texan By Peggy Rogers, Texas Master Gardener When did you first see the tall spikes of Larkspur growing? Of course, it was in your grandmother’s flower garden. Larkspurs are a member of the … [Read more] about TALL AND ELEGANT: Larkspurs
As Printed in the November 2012 Issue of The Northeast Texas By Peggy Rogers Beautyberry, American Beautyberry, French Mulberry, American Mulberry, Spanish Mulberry, Bermuda Mulberry, Sour-bush or Sour-berry, whatever name you know it by when the bush … [Read more] about The Gorgeous Purple Beautyberry
As Printed in the August 2012 Issue of The Northeast Texan By Peggy Rogers We are seeing the death of many oaks in the East Texas area due to Hypoxylon Canker. The disease is not rare, but due to the stressful droughts of the last several summers, a … [Read more] about Hypoxylon Canker of Oak Trees