Making It Grow

Making it Grow is SCETV's weekly gardening show.

Episodes

  • Shade Gardens, Vines, and Bee Swarms

    Shade Gardens, Vines, and Bee Swarms
  • Tomatoes and Timber Management

    Growing tomatoes in containers and timber management for landowners.
  • Spring Vegetables, Begonias, and Azaleas

    Spring vegetable garden, Crape Myrtle bark scale, Historic Columbia azaleas.
  • Invasive Insects and Trees

    Asian Longhorned Beetle, Bradford Pear, Doodle Hill Farm, Desegregation Garden.
  • Grass, Easter Eggs and the Congaree Bluffs heritage Preserve

    Turf Grass, decorating Easter Eggs and the Congaree Bluffs heritage Preserve.
  • Milkweed and Dr. Walter Edgar

    Milkweed and Dr. Walter Edgar.
  • Shamrocks and Camellias

    Shamrocks, Camellias, and much more.
  • Pruning, Hydrangeas Paniculatas and Still Hopes Retirement

    Christopher Burtt gives pruning tips and talks about the importance of soil samples.

Specials

  • December 15, 2020

    Amanda is joined by Terasa Lott, Ryan Bean, Vicky Bertagnolli, and Tony Melton.
  • November 10, 2020

    Amanda is joined by Terasa Lott, Christopher Burtt, and Zack Snipes.
  • Halloween Episode 2020

    Halloween Episode 2020 features lots of new and interesting decorating tips.
  • October 20, 2020

    Fall is here! Amanda makes a green pumpkin floral centerpiece.
  • October 13, 2020

    Amanda is joined by Terasa Lott, Vicky Bertagnolli, and Andy Cabe.
  • September 29, 2020

    Amanda is joined by Terasa Lott, Vicky Bertagnolli, Andy Cabe, and Dr. John Nelson.
  • September 22, 2020

    Mystery Plants, Prescribed Burns, and GMO Food Labeling.
  • September 15, 2020

    Dr. Thomas Dobbins talks about Clemson Extension during COVID-19.

About Making It Grow

The Emmy Award-winning Making It Grow is a live, interactive call-in program produced by ETV and Clemson University. Host Amanda McNulty from Clemson Extension along with Clemson Extension Resource Agent Terasa Lott and featured guests focus on gardening topics, while highlighting interesting places and products from around the state.

Latest Stories

Camellias

Clemson Extension Agent and Host of "Making It Grow" Amanda McNulty talks with fellow agent Barbara Smith of the Clemson Home and Garden Information Center about some of her favorite camellias and...

The Gardens at Still Hopes Retirement Community

Clemson Extension Agent Amanda McNulty and host of "Making It Grow" visits Still Hopes Retirement Community in Columbia, SC. First Amanda talks with resident and historian Dr. Walter Edgar, host of...

Zoo Habitats and Horticulture!

Clemson Extension Agent Amanda McNulty travels to Riverbanks Zoo and Garden in Columbia, SC to learn about what it takes to create the habitats for the animals. Director of Habitat Horticulture...

Memorial Garden in Columbia, SC

Clemson Extension Agent and Host of "Making It Grow" Amanda McNulty talks with Peggy Little of the Garden Club of South Carolina about the Memorial Garden. The Memorial Garden in Columbia, SC which...

Making It Grow

Gardening and horticulture news and tips, as well as agricultural information from Amanda McNulty, the host of SCETV's "Making It Grow" and Clemson University Extension Agent. Produced by South Carolina Public Radio.

The Beginnings of Congaree National Park and the Francis Beidler Audubon Center

Our crew spent a glorious day filming at the Beidler Forest Audubon Center…

Callery Pears: A Thorny, Invasive Offspring

This offspring of the Bradford pear not only spreads like crazy, it also has…

The Spread of the Bradford Pear

The saga of the rampant Bradford pear continues...

Making It Grow - Extra!

Listen to extended and in-depth lively discussions with Clemson Extension Agent and Host of “Making It Grow” Amanda McNulty and special guests on the topics of horticulture, agriculture, the environment and much more!

Making It Grow - Extra: The Nature Conservancy

Clemson Extension Agent Amanda McNulty talks with Lowndes Macdonald from The…

Making It Grow - Extra: Crape Myrtle Bark Scale

Clemson Extension Agent and the host of Making It Grow, Amanda McNulty, talks…

Making It Grow - Extra: The Catawaba Farm & Food Coalition

In this edition of Making It Grow - Extra, Clemson Extension Agent and host of…