Test your knowledge of native plants. Can you name these? Answers appear in the last panel.
Updated: May 08, 2012, - 03:37 PM
Michelle Kalantari offers ways to enhance back-yard habitat:
Updated: May 08, 2012, - 02:15 PM
A man who allegedly teased the player at a birthday party had his skull fractured and needed 50-plus stitches.
Updated: April 28, 2012, - 09:53 PM
Installing a rain garden is one small step toward protecting our lakes and creeks. But many well-meaning gardeners still have a lot to learn about the technique.
Updated: April 24, 2012, - 04:03 PM
Atomic Ranch shares its best midcentury makeovers, from sleek and modern to retro cool.
Updated: April 23, 2012, - 09:01 AM
Atina Diffley, a "rock star" in organic farming circles, now aims to cultivate hearts and minds with her new memoir about love, loss, land and battling a pipeline.
Updated: April 18, 2012, - 08:41 AM
Roots: Diffley, 52, is a local pioneer in the modern organic farming movement, who with her husband, Martin, operated Gardens of Eagan, one of the first certified organic produce farms in the Midwest.
Updated: April 17, 2012, - 02:43 PM
A frustrated first-time gardener creates her own cure for the bad-melon blues. Now she's marketing it to others.
Updated: April 17, 2012, - 02:41 PM
Minnesota's apple growers are on edge after two nights of below-freezing temperatures, threatening the delicate buds that formed weeks ahead of schedule, thanks to this year's balmy March.
Updated: April 11, 2012, - 11:06 AM