All posts tagged "gardening"
How to Choose and Plant a Live Christmas Tree
Want a real tree this holiday? Try your hand at planting your own live Christmas tree.
Botanical Plant Names: A Lesson in Latin
The botanical plant name teaches you about the plant.
Beginner Gardening Success
Tips for newbie vegetable gardeners.
Town & Country Partners: Moon Gardens
Listen to a short "Town & Country Partners" radio segment on moon gardens.
Cool Weather Gardening Tips
Take a look at helpful gardening tips from the University of Illinois extension for when the weather turns...
Sensational Susans Are a Perennial Delight
Yellow flowers, like the black-eyed Susan and its cousins, can be a perennial delight.
Google Earth Helps Track Chicago Gardens
Researchers at the University of Illinois use Google Earth to help track urban garden growth in Chicago.
Marvelous Moon Gardens
Learn which Illinois plants show up for the night shift
How to Plant a Shade Garden
Learn the difference between partial shade, full shade and deep shade – and which plants thrive in each.
Fertilizer Facts For Your Garden
Organic or synthetic? Fertilizer facts help gardeners decide which is best for their plants.