Home and Garden Speakers for 2022

We’re excited to be back at the 2022 Minneapolis Home and Garden Show, Wednesday through Sunday, at the Minneapolis Convention Center. In addition to selling bulbs, tubers and bareroot plants (at great prices), we’ve booked an array of garden speakers to get you ready for the 2022 garden season. Here’s the lineup: Wednesday, March 2…

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Celebrating 150 Years of Publishing Garden Information

The January/February 2022 issue of Northern Gardener is on newsstands now, and it’s a special one for several reasons. First, we are marking 150 years of publishing garden information for the North! Sharing Plant Knowledge It was in 1873 that the young Minnesota State Horticultural Society published the transactions from its meetings—sharing information with a…

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Watch Out for Jumping Worms

Spring is a good time to watch out for jumping worms (Amynthas sp.), the latest invasive pest to hit Minnesota. As gardeners are planting potted plants, adding compost and mulch to gardens and spending more time observing their yards, they are more likely to notice the writhing jumping worms and the tell-tale soil with a…

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