Northern & Central Midwest

November, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


Houseplants Clean the Air

Do houseplants really make us feel better? I remember several years ago after being in the hospital for five days that it was quite a pleasant surprise to step outdoors into fresh air. It reminded me of how much better I felt physically when I stopped...
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Shows & Events

Chicago Botanic Garden Celebrations Festival Come see four displays of Christmas at the Chicago Botanic Garden Celebrations Festival from...

Favorite or New Plant

Wax Plant Wax plants ( Hoya carnosa ) are the perfect undemanding houseplants. All they need is bright...
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Regional Reminders

  • Prevent Sunscald
  • Help Birds Avoid the Windows
  • Take Hardwood Cuttings
  • Help Next Year's Garden with Organic Matter
  • Take Care of Those Garden Pools

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