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Gardening Tips

Gardening Tips

Tips on maintaining your garden, plants and flowers year-round.
  • Friday, April 17th
  • Gardening Tips For 4-18-15- Spring Clean Your Garden

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden, says Spring is here and it’s time to get outside to do a clean-up in the garden
  • Wednesday, April 8th
  • Gardening Tips-More about Phenology

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden, talks about Phenology, the study of the timing of natural events.
  • Thursday, March 26th
  • Gardening Tips-Fruit trees

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden, talks about the anatomy of a fruit tree.
  • Thursday, March 19th
  • Gardening Tips-Growing your own food

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden, talks about planning a vegetable garden.
  • Thursday, March 12th
  • Gardening Tips-St Patrick's day and beer

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden, talks about St. Patrick’s Day and the essential ingredient in beer. Hops.
  • Thursday, March 5th
  • Gardening Tips-Organic symbol

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden, talks about what the organic symbol really means.
  • Friday, February 27th
  • Gardening Tips For 2-28-15-Fruit Trees

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden, talks about the anatomy of a fruit tree.
  • Thursday, February 19th
  • Gardening Tips-Floral crafts

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden, gives tips for floral crafts from Valentine’s bouquets.
  • Friday, February 13th
  • Gardening Tips-Vanilla

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden, says vanilla comes from a plant.
  • Thursday, February 5th
  • Gardening Tips-Fruit trees

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden, says fruit trees need to spend time in cold temperatures to be productive.
  • Thursday, January 29th
  • Gardening Tips-Gardening trends

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden, talks about food garden trends for 2015
  • Monday, January 26th
  • Gardening Tips-Great garden layouts

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden, says studying layouts of great gardens teaches much about planting design.
  • Friday, January 16th
  • Gardening Tips-Evergreen trees

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden, says identifying evergreen trees can be a fascinating pastime in the winter garden.
  • Monday, January 12th
  • Gardening Tips-Give light to house plants

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden, gives gardening tips for healthy houseplants.
  • Tuesday, December 30th, 2014
  • Gardening Tips-Christmas tree after Christmas

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden, gives tips for recycling your Christmas tree.
  • Wednesday, December 24th, 2014
  • Gardening Tips- Grapes

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden, gives a champagne toast to growing grapes.
  • Friday, December 19th, 2014
  • Gardening Tips-Growing houseplants

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden, talks about growing holiday houseplants indoors.
  • Friday, December 12th, 2014
  • Gardening Tips For 12-13-14

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden, talks about safe snow removal for your garden.
  • Friday, December 5th, 2014
  • Gardening Tips For 12-6-14

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden, gives tips on how to care for Poinsettias.
  • Wednesday, November 26th, 2014
  • Gardening Tips

    Horticulturalist Lisa Hilgenberg, from Chicago Botanic Garden talks about tree nuts-Pecans.