May/June Northern Gardener Available

The May/June 2022 issue of Northern Gardener is on newsstands now, featuring a bright cover with Minnesota’s state flower, the lady’s slipper, on it. The issue is full of ideas and inspiration for for your summer garden. The cover image, taken by Tracy Walsh, goes with Betty Ann Addison’s article about new hybrids of lady’s…

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Get Excited for Spring with Northern Gardener

Our March/April 2019 issue of Northern Gardener is on newsstands today, and there is a lot in it to get gardeners excited for spring. First, this is a really pretty issue of the magazine, from Susy Morris’s cover photo of tulips in a container to Tracy Walsh’s photos of a young flower farmer and her…

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Plant Profile: Showy Lady's Slipper

Every school child in Minnesota should be able to recognize the whimsical, shoe-likeĀ  look of the showy lady’s slipper (Cypripedium reginae), our state flower and a show-stopping orchid that is native to the bogs and wetlands of the state, particularly in the north. Supporters of MSHS were treated to an up-close look at the state…

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