Virginia Home Grown, the live local TV program that explores the delights and challenges of gardening and growing in Virginia, returns for a 19th season. Host Peggy M. Singlemann and Co-Host Pat McCafferty interview experts and enthusiasts from around the state.
Watch Virginia Home Grown March 26 at 8:00 p.m. on WCVE PBS / WHTJ PBS. Check listings for additional air-times.
In the first episode of the new season:
- Learn how to bring the garden inside by designing and building a terrarium with Peggy and guests Karen Kelly and Art Chadwick.
- Pat takes us to The Orchid Station in Barboursville, VA, a family run orchid nursery.
- Ben Kessler of Farfields Farm in Afton, VA will present the Plant of the Month.
- Peggy’s Tip from Maymont offers a method for removing invasive Ivy from a tree in a way that protects its vascular system from harm.
Viewers can interact with the experts by submitting questions via email to VHG@ideastations.org or by phone (toll free) to 1.866.220.0911 (only during the LIVE show).