dave's profile

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Dave is the executive director of the National Gardening Association, the webmaster of Garden.org, and the owner of Victory Seed Company.

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dave's badges:
Garden.org Admin
Region: Texas Seed Starter Vegetable Grower Tomato Heads Vermiculture Garden Research Contributor Million Pollinator Garden Challenge Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Garden Ideas: Master Level Region: Ukraine Garden Sages Plant Identifier Avid Green Pages Reviewer The WITWIT Badge Permaculture Celebrating Gardening: 2015

Some info about dave:
  • Joined on January 11, 2010
  • Name: Dave Whitinger
  • Location: Southlake, Texas
  • USDA Zone: 8a
  • Interests: Gardening
  • Birthday: December 26
  • Thumbs-ups: 33,596 received, 15,697 given.
  • Items given special acorn tips: 743 received, 899 given.
  • Bookmarked pages: 29
  • dave's active areas of the database
  • Roses (243 contributions.)
  • Daylilies (182 contributions.)
  • Crepe Myrtles (96 contributions.)
  • Tomatoes (62 contributions.)
  • Irises (26 contributions.)
  • Crinums (26 contributions.)
  • Brassicas (26 contributions.)
  • Lantanas (25 contributions.)
  • Coleus (24 contributions.)
  • Basils (20 contributions.)
  • dave's Blog
    dave's blog was last updated on Apr 24, 2012 11:42 AM.

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    dave's Plant List
    There are 74 plants in dave's plant list.
    2023 Fall Micros: 6 plants
    2023 Fall Grow: 12 plants
    2023 General Growouts: 32 plants
    2024 Spring: 30 plants

    dave recommends
    American Meadows
    Annie's Annuals & Perennials
    Antique Rose Emporium
    Bluestone Perennials
    Brent and Becky's
    Brushwood Nursery
    Caladium Bulbs 4 Less
    Chamblee's Rose Nursery
    Davis Plant Farm
    DeGrandchamp Farms
    Dixondale Farms
    Fedco Seeds
    Filaree Garlic Farm
    Flowers by the Sea
    Gardener's Supply Company
    Hughes Plant Farm
    Joe Smith Farms
    Palatine Fruit & Roses
    Peaceful Valley Farm & Garden Supply
    Plant Me Green
    Seed Savers Exchange
    Seeds From Italy
    Shady Rest Gardens
    Steele Plant Company
    Strictly Medicinal Seeds (formerly Horizon Herbs)
    The Arbor Gate
    The Lily Farm
    Victory Seed Company
    Wildseed Farms

    Member Ideas by dave:
    Vegetable Victory Garden Webinar by Charlie Nardozzi
    Good News from the Garden, late March
    100 Years of Celebrating the Iris
    Three Ways to have a "Wild" Time Gardening
    Reptile and Amphibian Public Opinion Survey
    National Pollinator Garden Network Closing In on Million Pollinator Garden Challenge Goal
    Vegetable Gardening For Dummies
    Voting Open for National Garden Bureau’s 2017 Therapeutic Garden Grant
    Organic Farmer and Gardener Apprenticeship in Ecological Horticulture
    Announcing the new Garden.org Ask a Question: Knowledgebase
    All-America Selections Now Accepting Herbaceous Perennial Entries for Trialing
    Bloomberg Reports Bees Are Bouncing Back from Colony Collapse Disorder
    spoga+gafa 2017 - Garden Trade Fair in Cologne, Germany
    Dave Reviews the New CobraHead "Mini" Weeding Tool
    Overview of Pterostylis Pollination (Orchidaceae) in Victoria
    The Winners of the 2016 Caladiums Bulbs Photo Contest!
    Time to Vote for the Caladiums Bulbs Photo Contest!
    The 2016 Caladium Bulbs 4 Less Photo Contest!
    Followup to the Garden Tower 2 Review
    National Garden Bureau Accepting Applications for Therapeutic Garden Grants
    The Garden Tower 2 Review
    The Excellent Sorghum
    April is National Garden Month
    Trying out The Hoss Single Wheel Hoe
    The National Gardening Association and All Things Plants
    February's Flower: Violas (Violets and Pansies)
    Tell us your Favorite Shade Plants
    Tell us your Favorite Hand Tools
    Post your Multi-Plant Photos
    Three Group Seed Swaps You Should Check Out
    The Contest is Over! Associating Forum Images with Plants was a Huge Success!
    Contest: Associate Forum Images with Plants
    The Winners of the 2015 All Things Plants Photo Contest Are...
    Voting for the Photo Contest Best of Show Has Been Extended
    ATP Photo Contest: Cast Your Votes for the Best of Show
    Cast Your Votes for the Winners of the 2015 All Things Plants Photo Contest
    All about Poinsettias
    Announcing the 2015 All Things Plants Photo Contest!
    Video Presentation by Dave: Dealing with Dirt
    Fall Harvested Vegetables Celebration Wrapup
    Grow Pumpkins and Other Winter Squash!
    Celebrating Fall Harvested Vegetables
    Use Electrical Tape on Garden Tools
    Dahlias Celebration Week Wrapup
    Celebrating Dahlias!
    Grow Milkweed and Help Save the Monarch Butterflies
    Salvias Celebration Wrapup
    The Top Salvias
    Hibiscus Celebration Wrapup
    Celebrating Hibiscuses
    An All Things Plants Favorite: Garlic
    Video: Harvesting Salvia Seeds
    Echinaceas Celebration Wrapup
    Celebrating Echinaceas!
    Summer Vegetables Celebration Wrapup
    The Top Tomatoes, Peppers and Eggplants
    How To Manage Your Plant List on All Things Plants
    Smart and Frugal Thinning of Seedlings
    Daylilies Celebration Week Wrap Up
    It's Daylilies Week!
    A History of the Crepe Myrtle
    Lilies Celebration Week Wrap Up
    The Top Lilies
    Celebrating 4 Years of All Things Plants
    Hostas Celebration Week Wrap Up
    Let's Celebrate Hostas!
    Goji Berry, a Xeriscapic, Easy To Grow and Good for You Shrub
    Clematis Celebration Week Wrap Up
    The Top Clematises
    The Peonies Week Wrapup
    We're Celebrating Peonies!
    You Can and Should Grow Luffas
    Irises Celebration Week Wrap Up
    We're Celebrating Irises This Week!
    Roses Celebration Week Wrap Up
    A Week of Celebrating Roses
    Celebrating the Best Rhododendron Photos from This Week
    A Photo Tour of the Best Rhododendron Photos on ATP
    The Top Azaleas and Rhododendrons
    Try out Malabar Spinach
    Showcasing the Best Bulb Photos from This Week
    Share Your Spring Blooming Bulb Photos!
    The Wonderful Comfrey
    The Best Sempervivum Photos from this Week
    Celebrating Sempervivum
    A Mid Week Spotlight on Our Members' Winter Interest Photos
    Celebrating Winter Interest!
    A Look at the Database Contributions from This Week
    Let's Do a Mid-Week Check on the Database Contest
    All About the Custom Databases
    Let's Hear from the Database Moderators
    Two Database Features You May Not Know About
    Celebrating the All Things Plants Database...with a contest!
    Let's Share Amaryllis
    The Top Hippeastrum and Amaryllis
    Wintertime Is Chickweed Time
    It's Your Turn - Come Celebrate ATP!
    Behind the Numbers of All Things Plants
    Trish's "How Do I?" Series
    Little Known Facts About ATP
    Celebrate ATP by Inviting Your Friends To Join
    For 2015, Let's Celebrate Gardening at All Things Plants
    Growing Tomatoes
    The Wonderful Yarrow
    The Winners of the All Things Plants Photo Contest Are...
    ATP Photo Contest: Cast Your Votes for the Best of Show
    You Decide the Winners of the All Things Plants Photo Contest
    Announcing the 2014 All Things Plants Photo Contest!
    The Top 50 Wildflowers
    The Top Sempervivums and Sedums
    The Top Tulips at All Things Plants
    The Top Spring Bulbs at All Things Plants
    The Top Brugmansias
    Announcing the Winners of the Caladiums Photo Contest
    All Members Are Invited To Judge the Caladiums Photo Contest!
    Our Herb Spiral
    Announcing the ATP and Caladium Bulbs 4 Less Photo Contest!
    The ATP Top 50 Xeriscapic Plants
    Most Popular Trees in the South
    Most Popular Trees in the North
    Top 50 Trees and Shrubs
    Celebrating 3 Years of All Things Plants with an Acorn Drawing
    Let's Share our Favorite Soft Fruits
    Dave's Super Easy Two Person Weeding Technique
    Summerizing Your Southern Garden
    Winter Vegetable Gardening for Mild Climates
    ATP's Top Cold Weather Crops List
    Book Review: Gardening the Amana Way
    An Early Look at Plankets for Frost Protection
    Trish Gives a Tour of Her Herb Spiral
    Hugelkultur Bed Maintenance; When the Wood Starts Breaking Down
    Solving the Mystery of the Black Diamond Crepe Myrtle Series
    When Is the Right Time To Harvest Garlic?
    Harden Off Your Vegetable Starts Before Transplanting
    Hugelkultur with Margaret Roach of AWayToGarden.com
    Welcome to Veggies and Annuals Week!
    Planning, Designing and Growing a Vegetable Garden
    Welcome to Daylilies Week at All Things Plants
    Let 'em Grow: Lamb's Quarters
    Are You Getting Your Weekly Ideas in Your E-Mail?
    Making Stepping Stones
    Let's Learn About Botanical Names for Plants
    Vermicomposting: Easy and Efficient Composting with Worms
    Hugelkultur Raised Beds
    Announcing All Things Plants, a New Site by Dave Whitinger
    Introducing Plant Guilds
    All About Sunroots







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