Gardening Tips

Gardening Tips

Tips on maintaining your garden, plants and flowers year-round.
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  • Friday, October 24th
  • Gardening Tips For 10-26-14

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden talks about how to plant and protect trees in November.
  • Friday, October 17th
  • Gardening Tips For 10-18-14

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden talks about choosing a pumpkin.
  • Saturday, October 11th
  • Gardening Tips For 10-11-14

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden talks about fall bulbs for spring blooms.
  • Saturday, October 4th
  • Gardening Tips For 10-4-14

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden says crisp fall days are ideal for garden tasks.
  • Friday, September 26th
  • Gardening Tips For Saturday 9-27-14

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden talks about picking homegrown apples or harvesting from a local orchard.
  • Friday, September 19th
  • Gardening Tips for 9-20-14

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden talks about native trees and shrubs to plant now.
  • Friday, September 12th
  • Gardening Tips For 9-13-14

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden gives a bit of garden history.
  • Friday, September 5th
  • Gardening Tips For 9-5-14

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, says seeds best for saving are found in fruits and vegetables that are fully mature and disease free.
  • Friday, August 29th
  • Gardening Tips For 8-30-14

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden talks about defining hybrid and heirloom.
  • Friday, August 22nd
  • Gardening Tips for 8-23-14

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden talks about how to repair and seed your lawn
  • Friday, August 15th
  • Gardening Tips For Saturday 8-16-14

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg from Chicago Botanic Garden tells us how to take care of trees and shrubs during the hot, dry days of August.
  • Friday, August 8th
  • Gardening Tips For 8-9-14

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg from Chicago Botanic Garden talks about corn: an American Grain.
  • Friday, August 1st
  • Gardening Tips For 8-2-14

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg from Chicago Botanic Garden, says that hydrangeas are easier to grow in our area.
  • Friday, July 25th
  • Gardening Tips For 7-26-14

    Tips on maintaining your garden, plants and flowers year-round.
  • Friday, July 18th
  • Gardening Tips For 7-19-14

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden says identification of insects will help determine how to manage them naturally.
  • Friday, July 11th
  • Gardening Tips For 7-12-14

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden says early intervention is important for catching weeds before they go to seed.
  • Thursday, July 3rd
  • Gardening Tips

    Horticulturalist, Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden says plants in the garden need a continuous supply of moisture to keep them growing.
  • Saturday, June 21st
  • Gardening Tips for 6-21-14

    Lisa Hilgenberg from the Chicago Botanic Garden gives tips on growing culinary herbs in your garden.
  • Friday, June 13th
  • Gardening Tips For 6-14-14

    Lisa Hilgenberg from the Chicago Botanic Garden says you can help pollinators by planting a diversified home garden
  • Friday, June 6th
  • Gardening Tips For 6-7-14

    Lisa Hilgenberg from the Chicago Botanic Garden gives tips on homegrown tomatoes.