A funny word is building buzz in some gardening circles. It’s “hugelkultur,” a growing method that employs dead wood as a “soil,” nutrient and water source, all in one.
Updated: August 13, 2013, - 03:17 PM
A local designer updates the lower level of the governor’s residence, transforming it from dark and gloomy to a room fit for company.
Updated: August 09, 2013, - 03:37 PM
A garden/art project in Woodbury, dubbed Edible Estate, is now producing food – and bringing neighbors together.
Updated: August 07, 2013, - 09:08 AM
House of Hanson has been a U neighborhood fixture since 1932. It will be torn down to make way for a multiuse development.
Updated: August 05, 2013, - 11:24 AM
Handy homeowners turned their ‘50s rambler into a romantic retreat using vintage architectural finds — and tons of stone.
Updated: July 30, 2013, - 06:05 PM
The gorgeous landscapes chosen in this year’s Beautiful Gardens contest reflect a fresh variety of styles.
Updated: July 30, 2013, - 04:47 PM
With its interactive sculptures and kid-safe plants, the new rooftop garden at Children’s Hospital in St. Paul offers a refuge for patients and their parents.
Updated: July 17, 2013, - 10:33 AM
A vintage farmhouse with a long history has been moved twice – once by horse – and now rests in a suburban enclave. But its real age remains a bit of a mystery.
Updated: July 13, 2013, - 08:21 PM
A retired Twin Cities area teacher wins $100,000, an SUV and a home – in Florida.
Updated: July 05, 2013, - 02:31 PM