Northern & Central Midwest

September, 2004
Regional Report

In the Garden


The Right Plant for the Right Place

As the weather cools, it's only natural for the excitement of fall planting to start building. However, as enthusiastic as I get this time of year, I still try to keep a fairly level head when it comes to making plant selections. I do know how critical...
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Shows & Events

Fall Festival at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum Enjoy live entertainment, food and apple tasting, hay rides, shopping, and their Totally Terrific...

Favorite or New Plant

Freeman Maple The Freeman maple ( Acer x freemannii ) is a naturally occurring hybrid between red maple and...
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Regional Reminders

  • Time to Cut Back Brambles
  • Sow a Crop of Mesclun for Fall Harvest
  • Leave Roots Crops
  • Take Care of the Orchard
  • Plant Garlic Around October 15

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