Barbara Pleasant, author of Starter Vegetable Gardens, The Complete Compost Gardening Guide, The Complete Houseplant Survival Manual, and Garden Stone, is a guest on Ask Andrea's "Happy Green New Year: Go Green for 2012!" In this radio interview (which you can listen to online), Barbara gives tips on keeping successful houseplants during the winter months, indoor gardening projects for winter, tips for beginners to plan a starter vegetable garden, and which garden plants benefit (or fail) from growing in containers.
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Barbara's website: http://www.barbarapleasant.com/
Andrea Ridout is a veteran of radio and TV, hosting her national home improvement radio show, Ask Andrea, for over a decade. In the last few years, she has concentrated on green initiatives, beginning with cohosting the Energy Show in 2006 and culminating with writing, producing, and hosting Mother Earth News Radio, a national program that aired through spring 2011. Her other radio credits include hosting energizeGreen and guest cohosting the Marty Griffin Show, as well as numerous appearances on programs as diverse as Martha Stewart Living Radio and Daybreak USA.