Garden

A woman holds a leaf from a white oak tree backlit by the sun.

White oak is native from central Minnesota to the Gulf of Mexico and will be resilient to climate change.

fruit trees, fruit bushes, growing fruit, gardening

Fruit trees are a popular option for homeowners who want a new way to ornament their gardens and to yield a bounty of produce.

Soil, spring planting, gardening

Healthy soil is key to the success of a garden.

Native Irish plants

No luck of the Irish needed to grow plants of Ireland.

An indoor snake plant

The snake plant is just one of a large variety on indoor plants available that add to our health and wellbeing.

Sprouts, Shoots & Microgreens indoor gardening book

It’s February—both a short month and a long one at the same time. Are you itching to start gardening? Do you crave fresh greens? It’s cold outside, but you can grow a variety of sprouts and microgreens in your house while you’re waiting for outdoor gardening season to begin.

A man in a cherry picker uses a chainsaw to cut a tree branch.

Learn how to foster a healthy landscape relationship.

6 tips to winterize your garden

Alan Branhagen, director of operations for the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, offers some sage advice for keeping plants and trees healthy throughout the winter.

It’s not too late to think about planting new shrubs and trees, so don’t swap out your gardening spade for the snow shovel just yet.

Fall evokes harvest time, but it also offers ideal growing conditions for just-planted perennials.

Fix Design Flaws: Do you have a garden bed in need of additional color or has a gaping hole in the center? Now is the time to remedy those issues with perennials.

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