We live in an era of instant makeovers, bombarded with television programs that chronicle ordinary women turning into "swans" and...
Updated: February 01, 2005, - 10:00 PM
During the winter, houseplants may be one of the few things that keep us connected to things green and growing....
Updated: January 18, 2005, - 10:00 PM
The catalogs have been arriving in our mailboxes for some time now, urging us to order plants and seeds for...
Updated: January 04, 2005, - 10:00 PM
A survey published this spring in the American Christmas Tree Journal reported that only 22 percent of U.S. households with...
Updated: December 07, 2004, - 10:00 PM
L ike traditional cornucopias, flowers can be a tangible reminder of the bounty we...
Updated: November 23, 2004, - 10:00 PM
It's not unusual for conifers to go into winter looking green and healthy, only to emerge looking brown, thanks to...
Updated: November 09, 2004, - 10:00 PM
It's time to wrap up what has been a strange and challenging garden season, one that was exceptionally cool and...
Updated: October 19, 2004, - 11:00 PM
To most people, spring bulbs conjure images of bright red tulips and golden daffodils. But there's a whole group of...
Updated: October 05, 2004, - 11:00 PM
When is the best time to plant in Minnesota? The answer depends largely on what type of plants you're...
Updated: August 31, 2004, - 11:00 PM