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Gardening Tips

Gardening Tips

Tips on maintaining your garden, plants and flowers year-round.
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  • 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.
  • Friday, May 30th
  • Gardening Tips for 5-31-14

    Emily Shelton tells you how to protect your garden from pesky pests.
  • Friday, May 23rd
  • Gardening Tips For 5-24-14

    Emily Shelton speaks about the heavenly scent and beauty of spring blooming lilacs.
  • Friday, May 16th
  • Gardening Tips for 5-17-14

    Emily Shelton says Spring has sprung in Chicago.
  • Friday, May 9th
  • Gardening Tips For 5-10-14

    Emily Shelton talks about blooms you can enjoy all summer.