I am in the studio today with two guests who are tomato experts: Marcia Dillon and Wally Prestbo. Don't miss their tomato growing talk on Saturday, April 26 at 10:30 a.m., part of the Bellevue Demonstration Garden Plant Sale that goes from 9:30 a.m to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 26. There will be over 25 varieties of tomatoes, 15 varieties of peppers, and lettuce starts. The sale is at 15500 SE 16th Street, Bellevue.
I'm happy to announce two tours that I will be hosting: Cuba in November of 2014 and New Zealand in January of 2015. Details are on my travel page.
Starting up again is Plant of the Week but it is different this year. Teaming up together, WSNLA and Great Plant Picks bring you "Plants that make Scents"! Wonderfully fragrant plants. I will talk about one of these great plants every week and give one away on my live shows. This week, April 19, there are two plants: Hydrangea anomala ssp. petiolaris (climbing hydrangea) and Hydrangea integrifolia (evergreen climbing hydrangea). Find out more on GardenWashington.com.
Find links at MyNorthwest.com for ways that you can help victims of the disaster.
Saturday, April 19 at 1:30, I'm at McLendon Hardware, Tacoma.
Saturday, April 19: 4:30 p.m. is movie time. Join me for Little Shop of Horrors at SIFF Cinema Uptown on Queen Anne Ave in Seattle.
Wednesday April 23 at 11 a.m., I'm at Everett Community College to help celebrate Earth Week! I will be talking about attracting wildlife to the garden.
Saturday April 26 at 2 p.m., I will give a talk at Chateau, Bothell Landing.
Sunday, April 27 at 2 p.m., I will be speaking in Monroe at the Evergreen Spring Festival.
Don't be a dim dim. Make sure you call before you dig. Call 811 to schedule a utilities check. It's free!
Mary and I attended the Thursday night performance of Shen Yun at McCaw Hall. Watch for them to come back in future years because I give the show my highest rating: 5 brussels sprouts!
Do you have a question or are you just curious about something around the garden? Submit your dilemma for consideration for a "Ciscoe Save Me" segment. Send an email (with pictures if possible) to firstname.lastname@example.org and your question might make it on T.V.
I live in Seattle and the Seattle Public Utilities makes recycling easy. Every year, they send out a flier to remind you what goes where but if you are unsure where to put something, you can Look it Up!
Check out the Washington Association of Landscape Professionals (WALP). WALP is a non-profit organization of landscape professionals dedicated to providing opportunities that promote professionalism, integrity, and education to a thriving membership within the Green Industry and the communities served.
Many of you have heard the ads for the Millionair Club on the radio and have asked me for their website. Find more information at the Millionair Club.
Ciscoe Morris doles out garden advice on his weekly radio show "Gardening with Ciscoe" on 97.3 FM Kiro radio. He also appears on numerous TV shows including "Gardening with Ciscoe" which he co-hosts with Meeghan Black.