On the next "Gardening in Georgia," host Walter Reeves will show how to grow "Wondermums." And you get two chances, Aug. 30 and Sept. 2, to see the show on Georgia Public Television.
Reeves will visit Parker Andes, who shows how Callaway Gardens grows their signature, cascading, 6-foot-long chrysanthemum displays.
Then Reeves will demonstrates how to use things from your medicine cabinet to control an outbreak of mealybugs on a coleus.
Finally, the show calls on Callaway Gardens' Sherlock Holmes. Hank Bruno accompanies Reeves on an investigation of the mysterious disease that kills rhododendrons and azaleas.
Wednesdays, Saturdays on GPTV
Don't miss "Gardening in Georgia" in its new time on Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. and on Saturdays at 10 a.m. The show is designed especially for Georgia gardeners.
The show is produced by the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences and GPTV.
(Dan Rahn is a news editor with the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.)