Category Archives: Garden in a Box

Spring Garden Gala 2017!

Come on out and join us at the Minnesota State Horticultural Society‚Äôs fundraising event of the year! This year, we have a new venue and a new emcee, but the…


Spotlight: Bemidji Food Shelf Gardens

This article originally appeared in the January/February 2017 issue of Northern Gardener. In 2013, the Bemidji Community Food Shelf (BCFS) needed more fresh fruits and vegetables for its clients, so…


Please Support Our Mission to Help Gardeners

For almost 150 years, MSHS has supported gardeners in Minnesota. The organization started with the early apple growers in the state. It published articles about Victory Gardens during World War…


New Community Garden at the Midway Y

MSHS is so pleased to be part of the effort to put a new community garden in at the Midway YMCA on University Avenue in St. Paul. We have lots…

holiday terrarium

Last-Minute Gifts for Gardeners

T’was the week before Christmas, and you still haven’t got a gift for the gardener in your life. Never fear! MSHS has so many choices, available as quick as a…

Minnesota apple

We Love Local Foods!

The movement to encourage folks to eat more local foods is several years old now, and it’s amazing how many foods you can enjoy in the Midwest that were grown…