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Gifts for Gardeners: Dragonfly Mobile

During the month of December, we’ll be sharing some of our “Gifts for Gardeners” suggestions. You can see the entire list in the November/December issue of Northern Gardener. Add graceful…

Gifts for Gardeners: Garden Fairy House

During the month of December, we’ll be sharing some of our “Gifts for Gardeners” suggestions. You can see the entire list in the November/December issue of Northern Gardener. This adorable…

Gifts for Gardeners: Encyclopedia Flowers

During the month of December, we’ll be sharing some of our “Gifts for Gardeners” suggestions. You can see the entire list in the November/December issue of Northern Gardener. How cute…

Gifts for Gardeners: Spruce Pots

During the month of December, we’ll be sharing some of our “Gifts for Gardeners” suggestions. You can see the entire list in the November/December issue of Northern Gardener. The talented…

Getting Started Garden Guide: Review and Giveaway

Many northern gardeners are familiar with Melinda Myers, the Wisconsin-based writer, TV personality and horticulture educator who is the author of more than 20 books, including Month-by-Month Gardening in Minnesota,…

Terrace Horticultural Books Honors Lerman

Mary Maguire Lerman, retired horticulturist for the City of Minneapolis’ Parks and Recreation Department and past chair of MSHS, received the Terrace Award from Terrace Horticultural Books this past Saturday…

Minnesota Water Garden Society Creates a Splash

This originally appeared in the Growing Together column of Northern Gardener. In 2001, when Gary DeGrande wanted to install a pond, he joined the Minnesota Water Garden Society (MWGS). “It’s…

If You Teach Someone to Garden…

We’ve all heard the adage that if you give a man a fish, he eats for a day. If you teach him to fish, he eats for a lifetime. It’s…