Author Archives: Linda

Time to Grow Up: Vertical Gardening

Come join us Wednesday November 14 at 1:00.   Joann Weaver will presenting-    “Time to Grow Up : Vertical Gardening”  

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Spring and Autumn Bulbs

Come join us on Wednesday October 17 at 1:00 p.m. Jackie Burkey will be presenting  Spring and Autumn Bulbs.  

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Clements & Munsinger Garden Tours

Our Garden club visited these wonderful gardens today.  We had a great day! If anyone is in St. Cloud, it is definitely  worth the stop.

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Join Us Wednesday April 18

Shelly Boser from Landsburg Nursery will be presenting to our garden club Wednesday April 18 at 1:00 p.m.  Her presentation will be “Lawn and Ornamental Grasses and Care” We meet at the Crosslake Community Center.  Come join us!  Spring will come!

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The Painted Lady Butterflies are here.

Painted lady butterflies have been fluttering all around us for several days. Farmers, though, started noticing the butterflies about a month ago. Painted ladies often lay their eggs in soybeans. When those eggs become caterpillars, they feed on soybean foliage. … Continue reading

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Come join us at our next Garden Club Meeting!

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Colorful Containers for all Seasons

Come join us on Wednesday May 17th at 1:00 p.m. Our presenter will be Master Gardner Julie Foster. Just in time for you to take some ideas home and create your own colorful container.

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Good to know!

Rhubarb leafstalks (the part we consume) should not be harvested if the leaves are wilted and limp after a hard freeze. The leaves of the rhubarb plant, which should never be eaten, contain a toxic substance called oxalic acid. After … Continue reading

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Shoreline Restoration

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Come join us on Wednesday April 19, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. Darren Mayers from (SWCD) Soil and Water Conservation District of Crow Wing County will be joining us to present  “Shoreline Restoration”. We meet at the Crosslake Community Center.


Master Gardeners Expo

U of M Extension  Master Gardeners in Crow Wing County would like to invite you to this annual event. Registration is now open for the Expo. It is Saturday April 1st  at the Brainerd Senior High School. Just click on this … Continue reading

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