Northern & Central Midwest

October, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


Herbs on the Windowsill

Fresh herbs bring a welcome hint of summer when tossed into salads or onto broiled chicken. It's certainly hard to let go of that flavor once summer is over, but luckily many favorite culinary herbs thrive on a windowsill in winter as well as in the...
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Web Finds

Photos of Ornamental Grasses This Ornamental Grasses Photo Gallery includes good descriptions of the grasses as well as...


Herb Butter There's nothing like fresh herb butter smeared on a croissant, melted on fresh steamed broccoli,...
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Regional Reminders

  • Leave Perennial Seed Heads
  • Begin Fall Pruning
  • Clean Out Weeds From Around Vegetable Garden
  • Dispose of Diseased Foliage
  • Finish Fall Planting

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