Join host Larry Meiller as he discusses gardening topics with his guests. This program is heard every Friday at 11 a.m. and rebroadcast on Saturday at 6 a.m. on WPR's Ideas Network stations.
Growing Heirloom Seeds
Heirloom flower and vegetable plants can give your garden a unique look. We talk to an heirloom seed pioneer about what to look for when choosing heirloom varieties.
Creating An Indoor Garden
Design is just as important to an indoor garden as it is to an outdoor garden. We talk about what you should consider when designing your indoor oasis.
Garden Talk: New Gardeners
Lots more people have turned to gardening as a hobby this year. We talk with our guest about why interest may continue to grow. We also talk about more sustainable gardening and how to compost.
Evergreens And Plants With Winter Interest
With the right elements, a winter garden can look just as beautiful as a summer garden. We talk about what plants, trees and shrubs are good choices for winter interest.
Eco-Friendly Strategies For Managing Fall Leaves
Lots of Wisconsinites spend hours rounding up fallen leaves. We look at options that are better for the environment, your garden and you. We also look at getting your landscape ready for winter.
There are months when oak trees are less vulnerable to disease and infestations. We find out when it’s safe to prune them and also look at how to prepare your landscape and garden for winter.