GardenSMART is a Unique, exciting, informative television gardening program broadcast on local Public Broadcasting stations (PBS) and Create TV throughout the United States. It is a "hands in the dirt" experience. Never just behind a potting bench or in a studio, GardenSMART covers the country visiting beautiful public and private gardens and resorts. Click here for more info.
Eric Johnson joins GardenSMART in the prime of his lustrous career as a plantsman. Each week Eric's exceptional knowledge of all growing things is as evident as his sunny disposition and his passion for plants. Whether he's talking about the very latest in flower fashion, an old time favorite in the vegetable garden, or a succulent in the desert, his zeal translates into information and entertainment for the GardenSMART audience.
Eric's formal training came at the University of Georgia where he was awarded the prestigious Dirr Scholarship. After graduation with a degree in Horticulture he became head of operations and director of propagation for several different Horticultural firms, culminating with being named Director of Horticulture for one of the oldest and most respected seed and plant companies in the U.S. Click here for more info.
By Natalie Carmolli, Proven Winners ColorChoice,
Photographs courtesy of Proven Winners
There are few things more satisfying than seeing your beautiful garden in full bloom...and it's especially thrilling to see it abuzz with the activity of butterflies and bees. Want to bring more activity to your garden? Here's a guide to choosing unique, colorful, easy-care plants that provide a much-needed place for pollinators of all sizes to do their work.
Jump into Spring with savings up to $2200 on this Exclusive Cruise of the Rivers of Holland & Belgium with Eric Johnson Host of GardenSMART from PBS
Sail right into the pages of a storybook on our European garden tour through Holland and Belgium.
MAY 6-16, 2018
As low as $3799 per person/do, Price includes airfare from New York, Atlanta, Seattle, Chicago. CALL FOR OTHER CITIES THROUGHOUT THE USA
Watch filming and be part of the fun, telling your favorite...and not so favorite Dirty Tales.
2 Nights Amsterdam & 7 Nights River. Visit Amsterdam, Holland, Belgium, Kinderdijk, Antwerp, Bruges, Keukenhof Gardens, Rotterdam and More!
This Exclusive, Five-Star, Cruise & Garden Tours Vacation Includes:
2 nights in Amsterdam including gorgeous hotel, wonderful tours and daily breakfast
7 nights on the new, flagship Amadeus Silver III river cruise ship
Incredible excursions in Arnhem, Kinderdijk, Rotterdam, Antwerp, Ghent, Bruges and Utrecht
All of your meals on board the ship, including wine with dinner