These six plants bring a taste of Minnesota's prairie heritage to your back yard.
Updated: August 14, 2007, - 11:56 PM
Warmer winters don't give Twin Cities-area gardeners a guarantee that warmer-weather plants will survive here.
Updated: January 17, 2006, - 10:15 AM
Day length affects when plants flower, when bulbs form and how shrubs survive winter.
Updated: January 03, 2006, - 11:45 AM
The spiritual component of gardening isn't new, but there's been growing appreciation of it in recent years. And gardens designed...
Updated: November 08, 2005, - 10:00 PM
Sure, our winters are long and cold, our springs are short and not always so sweet, and our summers are...
Updated: October 04, 2005, - 11:00 PM
When should I harvest my pumpkins and butternut squash? Some look ripe but others don't. I also have some peppers...
Updated: September 27, 2005, - 11:00 PM
In the spring I never seem to have time to do all the planting I intend to do. Are there...
Updated: September 06, 2005, - 11:00 PM
The State Fair -- the celebration of all things excessively large or small -- is just around the corner. From...
Updated: August 09, 2005, - 11:00 PM
A reader writes: We visited Washington, D.C., when all the flowering cherries were blooming this year. I've never seen cherry...
Updated: May 17, 2005, - 11:00 PM