Get growing with WPT!

March 18, 2019

The snow is melting after a snowy Wisconsin winter, and we know you’ve been itching to dig! For years, Wisconsin Public Television has captured lectures from our Garden & Landscape Expo to enjoy throughout the year on University Place. Just in time for spring, we’re sharing some of our favorites that we hope will take your…

Green thumbs go LIVE this Saturday from Garden & Landscape Expo 2019

February 7, 2019

The Hostas, Hydrangeas and Hyacinths are in hair and make-up standing by to go LIVE from the floor of the Garden &  Landscape Expo 2019 – this Saturday, Feb. 9 right here on! We’re extending a slice of our midwinter oasis to your laptops, tablets and smartphones as we livestream five of our expert-led and…

What We Watch: Garden expert Melinda Myers

January 22, 2019

It might feel like the doldrums of winter, but spring is just around the corner. Wisconsin Public Television’s Garden & Landscape Expo is ready to inspire you. Join us Friday through Sunday, Feb. 8-10, at the Exhibition Hall of the Alliant Energy Center in Madison. Out of the many experts, vendors and garden lovers you’ll…

Ready, Set… GARDEN!

May 4, 2018

Whether you planted your bulbs last year or are still mulling over mulch, WPT has inspiration for your weekend digging. Our video archives and broadcast programs offer handy tips with visual cues that bring ideas to life. Read on for more!

Going Green

June 14, 2011

Watch Growing a Greener World at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, June 16 on Wisconsin Public Television. I can’t wait for the day when I own my own home and can do whatever I want with the yard. Kind of hard to start up any sort of a garden when you live on a rental property with…

Plants for Clay and A Garden That Rocks

May 11, 2011

Watch an all-new episode of The Wisconsin Gardener, “Plants for Clay and A Garden That Rocks,” at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 12 on Wisconsin Public Television. It’s that time of year when the temperatures begin to rise along with the bright sun and the grass, trees and shrubbery begin to turn green. It always makes…

A new season and a new site

March 2, 2011

Watch the premiere of the new season of The Wisconsin Gardener at 5:30 p.m. Sunday, March 6 on Wisconsin Public Television. We’ve had a few days where the temperatures have climbed out of the reaches of freezing and with them have come thoughts of the spring to come. That means it is also time to…