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Regional Plant-Related Event

Minnehaha Master Gardeners Present MASTERS IN THE GARDEN 2019 Join us in the gardens to learn first-hand about gardening practices and techniques! SESSION 3 – Hostas, Hostas, and More! Thursday, August 22, 2019 5:00 to 8:00 PM (Come & Go) Richard & Janice Dickey Gardens 1305 South Gordon Drive, Sioux Falls Pre-registration is not required.  The … Continue reading

Regional Plant-Related Event

August 17th, 11:00am-12:00pm:  All About Air Plants Workshop  (7201 S. Minnesota Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57108) Air plants, known by Tillandsia, are some of the easiest plants to care for! They do not need soil to grow, but instead, they collect moisture with their leaves. Tuck them into shells, driftwood crevices, glass terrariums, or hang them … Continue reading

Regional Plant-Related Event

August 15th, 6:30-7:30pm:  Third Thursday:  Permaculture & Forest Gardening  (631 22nd Ave, Brookings, SD 57007) How Permaculture & Forest Gardening Can Save the World … or at least your part of it! Presented by: Robin Buterbaugh Join us Thursday, August 15 to learn more about Permaculture and Forest Gardening and the important role it can … Continue reading

Regional Plant-Related Event

Master Gardener and Master Conservationist Fall 2019 Classes Sign up today for research-based education on horticulture and conservation in the Sioux City area. Master Conservationist Aug 29, Sep 14, Sep 26, Oct 5, Oct 10 • Thursdays 6:30 – 8:30 pm, Saturdays 9 am – 3 pm Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will offer … Continue reading

Perennial Ground Covers for Shade Gardens

Who needs more weeds? One way to dissuade unwanted plants is to plant ground covers instead. Perennial ground covers that are hardy for our region and grow well in the shade of trees can be a challenge to find. This bugleweed ground cover in bloom, later displays low-growing green leaves in a sun to shade … Continue reading

Winners Announced In Annual Flower, Vegetable Show

Best turnout of entries ever, in twelve years of the annual Yankton Flower / Vegetable Show, according to Betts Pulkrabek, one of the show organizers. Town and Country Garden Garden Club sponsored the 2014 July 26th event at the Yankton Community Library. The 179 entries included many new show participants. Participants and about a hundred … Continue reading

Winners Announced In Annual Flower, Vegetable Show

“Funky Fruits and Vegetables” was a category in the 2014 Yankton Town & Country Garden Club Flower / Vegetable Show. Among the entries are a Loch Ness Gourd from Karen Kostel-Rassmussen, a bad hair day watermelon from Linda Roberts, and some vegetable critters from Donna Anstine. See more flower and vegetable show results here and … Continue reading