The Garden Thyme Podcast

S3:E06 Abiotic Disorder

June 06, 2022 Garden Thyme Podcast Season 3 Episode 6
The Garden Thyme Podcast
S3:E06 Abiotic Disorder
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Hello Listener, 

It has been a weird spring weather wise, and that weird weather may have stressed some of your plants out.  In this months episode we are talking all about abiotic disorder  in the garden.  Abiotic disorder in plants are caused by non-living factors such as weather,  and the enviroment .   We will give some examples of what we have seen so far this year,  and what you should be looking for in your garden . 

We also have our: 

  •  Native Plant of the Month - Bottlebrush grass at 26:45
  • Bug of the Month  -Green Lacewing at 30:15
  • Garden Tips of the Month at 36:45

 If you have any garden-related questions, please email us at or look us up on Facebook at For more information about UME and these topics, please check out the UME Home and Garden Information Center and Maryland Grows Blog at 

 The Garden Thyme Podcast is brought to you by the University of Maryland Extension. Hosts are Mikaela Boley- Senior Agent Associate (Talbot County) for Horticulture, Rachel Rhodes- Senior Agent Associate for Horticulture (Queen Anne's County), and Emily Zobel-Senior Agent Associate for Agriculture (Dorchester County).

Theme Song: By Jason Inc

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What is a Abiotic Disorder
Native Plant of the Month
Bug of the Month
Garden Tips of the Month