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DIY Garden Minute by Spoken Garden

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The DIY Garden Minute by Spoken Garden is a quick podcast to help you become a better gardener right now. No matter what level of gardener you are, we are here to help you build your garden care knowledge and skills fast! Sean is part of the dynamic-duo of Spoken Garden, with his wife Allison McManus. Together they create garden content for beginner and advanced gardeners everywhere to help them become better gardeners. Learn more about them and their journey at spokengarden.com.

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United States

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The DIY Garden Minute by Spoken Garden is a quick podcast to help you become a better gardener right now. No matter what level of gardener you are, we are here to help you build your garden care knowledge and skills fast! Sean is part of the dynamic-duo of Spoken Garden, with his wife Allison McManus. Together they create garden content for beginner and advanced gardeners everywhere to help them become better gardeners. Learn more about them and their journey at spokengarden.com.

Language:

English

Contact:

253-335-1903


Episodes
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5 Alternatives to Plastic Garden Containers - DIY Garden Minutes

5/16/2024
On today's episode, I want to tell you 5 different alternatives to plastic containers that you can use in your garden right NOW! Links from this episode: Raised BedsGardeners' Supply Coco Fiber PotsTractor Supply Metal Horse Trough PlanterTractor Supply Terra Cotta Clay PotsGet your discounts on your next online purchase of seeds, bulbs, fabric containers, and resilent resin containers from our Spoken Garden Deals page! More podcast episodes! Thank you for listening and we'll see ya in the garden! All rights reserved for Spoken Garden. Music by Benjamin Tissot.

Duration:00:04:22

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7 May Garden Tasks To Be Ready For Summer - DIY Garden Minute

5/7/2024
On today's episode, I want to tell you 7 different garden tasks you can get done in May to get ahead and be ready for summer! Links from this episode: Understand Frost Free Dates. Listen to DIY Garden Minute episode 74. Get a Spring Mulch Reminder. Listen to DIY Garden Minute episode 138Which Pruning Cuts You Need to Know. Listen to episdoe 55, Where to Make Your Pruning CutsGet discounts on your next online purchase of seeds, bulbs, fabric containers, and resilent resin containers from our Spoken Garden Deals page!Check out our Amazon Garden Supply StoreMore podcast episodes! Thank you for listening and we'll see ya in the garden! All rights reserved for Spoken Garden. Music by Benjamin Tissot.

Duration:00:04:56

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Choosing Summer Flowering Bulbs - DIY Garden Minute

5/3/2024
Do you want to add summer flowering bulbs to a specific area of your garden, but aren't sure how to pick the right now? On this episode, I go over how to choose different summer flowering bulbs for your garden by listing three different bulbs that thrive in full sun, part to full shade, under drought conditions, and in boggy or really wet soils! Listen to hear which do best in these different areas for your garden! Bulbs and links mentioned in this episode (some affiliate links below): Begonias, TuberousCalla LiliesCrocosmiaDahliasElephant EarsGladiolusHostasIris, BeardedIris, SiberianLiatrisOur YouTube Channel (@spokengarden) for more bulb and plant care videos Thank you for listening. ๐Ÿ˜€ We'll see ya in the garden! ๐Ÿ‘‹ All rights reserved for Spoken Garden. Music by Benjamin Tissot.

Duration:00:02:14

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When to Fertilize Your Bulbs - DIY Garden Minute

3/30/2024
On this episode, Sean breaks down the best times to fertilize your bulbs. Listen to hear the 4 level process of when you can add fertilizer to your bulbs to keep them healthy! Links in this episode: Bulbs - Generally Everything BulbsYoutube PlaylistBioTone from Espoma Eden Brothers New Bulbs for 2024'Creme de Cognac' DahliasMoonlight Mix Anemones and RanunculusPollen-Free Roselilies Thank you for listening! You can find other quick-tip garden topics on our podcast page at spokengarden.com and click Listen at the top of the page. And subscribe to this podcast so you don't miss future quick garden episodes! We'll see ya in the Garden! All rights reserved for Spoken Garden. Music by Benjamin Tissot.

Duration:00:03:04

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10 New Summer Flowers from Seed - DIY Garden Minute

3/5/2024
On this episode, we share 10 new summer flowers that you can grow from seed from our favorite online seed source, Eden Brothers. The ten are listed below with links to each, along with some other helpful links. Happy seed sowing and flowering growing! Zinderella Peach Zinnias Sunshine Mix Gazanias Alaska Salmon Nasturtiums White Goddess Stock Twilight Statice Jasmine Tobacco Double Click Cranberries Cosmos Joseph's Coat Early Splendor Amaranthus Fireball French Marigolds Pink Regis Rose-Mallow Eden Brothers easy online sowing and growing instructions at grow.edenbrothers.com/planting-guides/ Use our coupon code: SPOKENGARDEN (all one word) at checkout for 15% off your total order. Checkout our YouTube channel at YouTube.com/spokengarden. All rights reserved for Spoken Garden. Music by Benjamin Tissot.

Duration:00:02:59

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How to Treat Your Seeds - DIY Garden Minute

2/28/2024
On today's episode, it's all about how we treat our seeds to give them the best chance to germinate. There are different seed treatments out there to improve your germination rate and in this episode we cover the three main ones with seed examples: 1) Soaking, 2) Scarifying, and 3) Cold Stratification. Listen to hear seed examples that need one of more of these treatments and understand seed treatments better. Links in this episode: our YouTube Seed and Propagation PlaylistOur Etsy ShopAmazon All rights reserved for Spoken Garden. Music by Benjamin Tissot.

Duration:00:03:39

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2024 Gardening and What's New This Year! - DIY Garden Minute

1/12/2024
On this episode, hear what we are up to at the beginning of 2024 and what's on the horizon! Also, hear how you can start your 2024 gardening the right way! Check out our January 6th Live on YouTube: Sow your seeds at the right depth everytime with a Dibby! Our Etsy ShopOn Amazon Thank you for listening! All rights reserved for Spoken Garden. Music by Benjamin Tissot.

Duration:00:02:54

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5 Garden Trends To Watch For 2024 - DIY Garden Minute

12/27/2023
On this episode, you'll learn what 5 new garden trends to watch for in the new year (2024) and how you can add them to your garden! This episode is based off of Garden Media Groups yearly "Garden Trends" for 2024 and you can get the full report, including all 7 trends, by going to GardenMediaGroup.com and signing up for the report! Watch us talk about these five trends in our latest Garden Weekly News Roundup on Youtube! Seed sowing starts right now (especially for peppers, tomatoes, and other plants)! Get your Little Dibby or Dibby XL Now to start sowing your seeds at the right depth, everytime! our Etsy Shopon Amazon All rights reserved for Spoken Garden. Music by Benjamin Tissot.

Duration:00:03:58

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Quick 2023 Garden Roundup and Happy Holidays to You - DIY Garden Minute

12/22/2023
On this episode, we share some 2023 garden highlights with you and some lessons learned. Listen to hear what happened this year in our garden and click through to actually watch these on YouTube. Also, Merry Christmas, Happy New Year, and Happy Holidays to you.๐ŸŽ„๐ŸŽ… We'll see ya in the new year and we will definitely see you in the garden! ProvenWinners ColorChoice Hydrangeas in this episode: 'Firelight Tidbit''FairytrailBride''Let's Dance Can Do''Quick Fire Fab' Garden Highlights: Leggy Hydrangea StemsGrowing Rex BegoniasStarted perennial Verbena and English lavender from seedPruning Hydrangeas at The Right Time of Year You can find other quick-tip garden topics on our podcast page at spokengarden.com and click Listen at the top of the page. All rights reserved for Spoken Garden. Music by Benjamin Tissot.

Duration:00:05:25

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USDA Hardiness Map Update โ€“ Is It Still Useful? - DIY Garden Minute

12/15/2023
On this episode, Sean tells you why the USDA Hardiness Zone Map is still relevant and why you should still use it when gardening. The map was updated this past November and there were differring opinions on if the map is still useful. Hear Sean's take. If you are looking for more garden-related news, check out our new YouTube video series we started, Weekly Garden News Roundup! Thank you for Listening and we'll see ya in the garden! All rights reserved for Spoken Garden. Music by Benjamin Tissot.

Duration:00:03:31

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๐ŸŽ7 Great Garden Gifts for 2023 - DIY Garden Minute Ep259๐ŸŽ„

12/6/2023
On today's episode, we tell you about 7 great garden gifts for any level of gardener. Hear which gifts we highlight and describe, AND which will fit the needs of your garden or that gardener you need to buy for this holiday season. See the garden gift list below and follow links to each specific gift. Gift List: The Garden Guru Garden Tool Essentials SetSmartPots 6 foot raised bed planter Classic Cut Hand Pruners with a durable leather belt sheath Bellingham Bamboo Garden Gloves The Indoor Garden Hydroponics Growing System by AHopeGarden All Perennial Collection from Eden Brothers coupon code: SpokenGarden at checkout for 15% off your total purchase! Little Dibby AND Dibby XL, coupon code: "LISTENER30" at checkout for 30% off all products! Thank you for listening. ๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ‘ We'll see ya in the garden! Visit us at spokengarden.com and checkout Benjamin Tissot's music.

Duration:00:04:33

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๐Ÿค”5 Steps to Store Dahlia Bulbs For Winter ๐Ÿ˜ฎ - DIY Garden Minute

11/16/2023
On today's episode, Sean tells you the steps to store your dahlia bulbs and other bulbs over this winter. Listen to hear these 5 easy and proven steps to safely store your bulbs this winter. Want more bulb tips? Pick through and watch our bulb videos on YouTube!๐Ÿ˜ฎ๐Ÿ˜€ Click this link to learn more.๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ Dibbies as Holiday Gifts: Etsy ShopAmazon All rights reserved for Spoken Garden. Music by Benjamin Tissot.

Duration:00:04:14

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3 Mistakes to Avoid When Transplanting Plants Any Time of Year - DIY Garden Minute

10/30/2023
On today's episode, hear three different transplanting mistakes to avoid and how to avoid them. Visit our YouTube channel for more fall gardening and transplanting tips by clicking this link! Also, if you want to sow your vegetable and flower seeds at the right depth everytime, visit our Etsy shop and Amazon to get your very own Little Dibby and Dibby XL! Little Dibbies and Dibby XL's on our Etsy ShopLittle Dibbies and Dibby XL's on Amazon And, we'll see you in the garden! All rights reserved for Spoken Garden. Music by Benjamin Tissot.

Duration:00:02:58

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Why Fall Planting of Perennials is a Great Idea - DIY Garden Minute

10/24/2023
On todays episode, Sean tells you why Fall is a great time to plant perennials into your garden. Listen to hear there 4 different reasons to understand better why you should consider planting perennials this fall and hear examples of perennials to plant. Also, if you are sowing vegetable or flower seeds this fall, head over to our Etsy or Amazon shops to find your Little Dibby or Dibby XL to help you plant each seed at the right depth. Our Etsy shop Our Amazon shop Thanks for listening and we'll see you in the garden! All rights reserved for Spoken Garden. Music by Benjamin Tissot.

Duration:00:02:29

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4 Perennials That Can Flower in Fall and Spring - DIY Garden Minute

10/9/2023
On this episode, it's all about double-duty flowering! These 4 perennials can flower in both the fall and spring for you. It's about finding that sweet-spot of growing conditions AND if any of these plants will grow in your garden. Listen to find out if you can grow any of these 4 perennials or what double-flowering plants need to give you two doses of color each year! Fall is here and it's cool-season vegetable seed sowing season. Get your very own Little Dibby or Dibb XL garden tool! Pick from 5 different colors! Etsy storeAmazon Thank you for listening and make sure to subscribe. We'll see ya in the garden! All rights reserved for Spoken Garden. Music by Benjamin Tissot.

Duration:00:02:28

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3 Things You Need to Do This Fall BEFORE Mulching Your Container Plants - DIY Garden Minute

9/25/2023
On this episode, hear what you need to do BEFORE you put mulch in and around your container plants. These three things will set your plants up (and you!) for success for the months and seasons ahead! Check out how to do each of these 3 things by heading over to our @YouTube channel to watch our quick #shorts videos: https://www.youtube.com/@SpokenGarden/shorts Have all your seed sowing supplies ready, including your seed dibbers and widgers. The Little Dibby and Dibby XL help you sow your seeds at the right depth, every time! Have better germination rates and healthier seedlings by using our exclusive Little Dibby and Dibby XL seed sowing tools! Find your favorite color(s) at our: Etsy ShopShopify StoreAmazon Store Thank you for listening and we'll see ya in the garden! All rights reserved for Spoken Garden. Music by Benjamin Tissot.

Duration:00:02:57

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4 Ways to Prep Your Perennials in Containers at Summers End - DIY GM

9/14/2023
On this episode, Sean tells you 4 different things you can do to prep your perennials in containers for fall and beyound. Listen to this episode to know what you can do to make sure your perennials are healthy and ready for the fall and winter months! If you want to see us cut back Coreopsis, Agastache, or Nepeta, watch one our more recent YouTube videos: https://youtu.be/vbZSoFdmYb0 Make sure to get your Little Dibby or Dibby XL at one of our three shops listed below so you are ready for fall seed sowing season! Etsy ShopShopifyAmazon All rights reserved for Spoken Garden. Music by Benjamin Tissot.

Duration:00:03:12

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7 Perennial Seeds to Sow This Fall - DIY Garden Minute

8/31/2023
On today's episode, learn how to sow these 7 perennial plants this fall and if they will grow in your garden! The 7 perennials and their Eden Brothers links are: New England AstersRussell LupineEnglish LavenderFoxglove or DigitalisOriental PoppiesBlack-eyed SusanShasta Daisy For planting guides, follow this link! Get ready for Fall vegetable and flower seed sowing season by having the right seed sowing tool! Find your Little Dibby or Dibby XL at one of our shops/stores: Etsy Spoken Garden ShopShopify StoreAmazon Thank you for listening! Find more fun garden topics to learn about on our podcast page. All rights reserved for Spoken Garden. Music by Benjamin Tissot.

Duration:00:05:20

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3 Time Saving Options to Simplify Garden Watering - DIY Garden Minute

8/9/2023
In this episode, Sean tells you 3 different alternative options that can save you time when watering your plants. Listen to hear all three and save time while watering. And, we'll see ya in the garden! Products and links from this episode: Oya'sSoaker HosesRain BarrelsEtsyShopifyAmazon All rights reserved for Spoken Garden. Music by Benjamin Tissot.

Duration:00:03:21

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What is Plant Heat Stress and What Plants are Affected - DIY Garden Minute

7/25/2023
On today's episode, Sean talks about what plant heat stress is, what popular plants are susceptible, and what signs to look for in your garden. Listen to this episode to hear if you have any of these popular plants in your garden and what to plant heat stress can look like. Now, fall is right around the corner so make sure you have all your seed sowing supplies and tools ready to start sowing soon! Our exclusive, one of a kind Little Dibby and Dibby XL seed sowing tool helps you sow your seeds at the correct depth everytime! We run sales and promotions on Etsy, Shopify, and Amazon all the time! Happy Gardening! Thank you for listening! You can find other quick-tip garden topics on spokengarden.com/listen . And subscribe to this podcast! We'll see ya in the Garden! All rights reserved for Spoken Garden. Music by Benjamin Tissot.

Duration:00:03:07