Northern & Central Midwest

November, 2004
Regional Report

In the Garden


Herbs Make a Myriad of Holiday Gifts

Most everyone appreciates handmade gifts, and I especially like to give foods I've grown in my own garden or gifts made from things I've grown or collected. Simple gifts can be made absolutely elegant with added personal touches. What could be simpler...
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Tool or Gardening Product

Felco Pruners What can I say but "Don't touch my Felcos!" I've tried many other pruners and still come back to...

Clever Gardening Technique

Use Seashells for Houseplant Care My favorite method of keeping my cats out of houseplants is to cover the soil with seashells. It...
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Regional Reminders

  • Don't Neglect the Compost Pile
  • Prepare for Freezing Weather
  • Take Care of Your Terra Cotta
  • Don't Protect Roses Yet
  • Plant Spring Bulbs

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