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Northern Gardener Magazine

Our award-winning publication offers a wide variety of feature articles and regular columns. Written and edited by cold-climate gardening pros exclusively for gardeners in USDA Hardiness Zones 3, 4 and 5, this bimonthly magazine is Minnesota's only homegrown gardening publication.


MSHS members enjoy subscription to Northern Gardener magazine, as well as free gardening webinars, discounts at garden centers across the Upper Midwest and more. Just want to receive the magazine without any additional benefits? We offer a subscription-only package, too.

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Northern Gardener magazine is a valuable marketing tool for hundreds of green businesses. Reserve ad space in an upcoming issue and reach 11,000 cold-climate gardeners of all ages, backgrounds and skill levels. We also offer digital advertising options—see available ad packages in our 2021 Marketing Prospectus.

Historical Issues

Doing research? Trying to access our archive of articles before 2014? Visit the Minnesota Reflections online database and access complete issues pulished between 1866 and 2013.