Gardentalk – Take back your lawn

This North Douglas Highway resident has set aside part of their south-facing frontage for gardening. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)

This North Douglas Highway homeowner eschews the full yard lawn and uses grass for bordering flower planters. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)

Front yard gardens and mini-hoop houses are a common sight in the Bonnie Brae neighborhood. (Photo by Matt Miller/KTOO)


In this segment that aired Aug. 21st on Morning Edition, Master Gardener Ed Buyarski explains some quick and easy techniques for claiming additional garden space and cutting back on grass mowing every season.