Caring for plants in extreme heat

During these hot summer days, people may find it hard to keep their plants happy. We visit The Great Outdoors for some tips on how to care for plants in the extreme Texas heat.

How to get rid of ants in flower beds

With the recent rain and new plantings, ants are moving into people's flower beds. We ask Mark Gibbs, with The Great Outdoors, what can be done to stop them.

What to do with houseplants when they need help

Mel with Plants by Mel talks to FOX 7 Austin's Leslie Rangel at Bar Lounge in South Austin about what to do with houseplants, especially tropical ones, when they need a little bit more love.

How to handle bugs on plants

It's happened to a lot of us with plants: the appearance of some microscopic looking bugs. Gardening expert Mark Gibbs with The Great Outdoors shares some insight and some tips on how to handle them.