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The Pennsylvania Resources Council has scheduled several backyard composting and vermicomposting workshops.
A Phipps workshop gives tips on the plant once the province of snobs but now widely popular for home gardeners.
Italian gardeners have concocted the perfect blend of wild plants and cultivated flowers at Giusti Garden in Verona.
"Trees are great for the environment, but you have to plant something that will resist the next disease that comes through."
A helpful list of trees and shrubs that flower in winter or put on a show with colorful bark, stems and fruit.