Great Gardens and Garden Plant Success Starts Here
I'm Doug Green, a semi-retired nurseryman who used to produce 1600 varieties of perennials and 6-800- varieties of annuals every spring in my nursery and garden center.
My objective with both of my websites is to help you have a better garden using organic methods and to provide you with honest, accurate information that's based on what really works and not just what the Internet says.
Note there's a search bar on the bottom of most pages so you can find the answers you're looking for.
If you don't find what you're looking for on this site, you may find it on my Doug Green's Garden
Practical organic vegetable gardening techniques I've been using for over 35 years in my garden. What works and what doesn't
We have several herb gardens and grow them in containers because there are few things that spice up food like fresh herbs right from your own organic garden
Insect identification and control tips along with solving plant problems of all kinds
Been there, grown those. Wrote two books. Love the fragrance. Here's how I do it.
With a little careful planning, you can have flowering bulbs almost year round
If you need privacy or vertical gardening for even more flowers, here are the plants
I've written almost 30 gardening ebooks and here they are all in one spot
If you think your vegetables taste good, you need to taste your own garden fruit
Here are the latest bits of garden research and information about planting and maintaining garden shrubs.
There are some plants that will indeed live both indoors and outdoors and some that won't.
Reader submitted garden pictures and a massive rebuilding of picture galleries here
Annuals are the blowsy vamps of the garden world giving us over the top colour
Do a search. If you can't find what you're looking for, ask here. But read the instructions first.
These are the latest pages I've published on the site - from insect id to articles
We named our old nursery after this Shaker hymn and in 1998 when I shut down the nursery to write full time, I kept the website.