Midwest Gardening

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    Reliable Performers for the Midwest

    We all want the newest, jazziest plants available, but a garden is not complete without a backbone of infallible plants that provide interest whether your new investments flourish or fail.…

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    Creating Beauty in Illinois

    The photos today are from Suzanne Layer's garden in Bloomingdale, Illinois. Welcome to my garden! Stroll past the fairies and under the arch filled with red roses. Gardens are magical…

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    Midwest May Garden To-Do List

    Shop local. With the health and safety of everyone being paramount right now, many garden centers and other plant sellers have adapted their practices by adding curbside pickup and home…