Gardening, Nature, and Home

Project Green: Simplify your Garden

Marcia Leeper has been the corporate gardener for August Home Publishing and Garden Gate Magazine for 14 years, designing and maintaining their test gardens and working with the editors of the...

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Project Green: Annuals that Make a Difference

A representative of Proven Winners Annuals will present the newest selection of annuals for our gardens and containers. Learn about these exciting plants, how to combine them, how to best care for...

Gardening, Nature, and Home Project GREEN

Project Green: Gardening with an Eye on Design

Presented by Lindsay Lee and Lee Zieke, co-owners of Willowglen Nursery in Decorah, Iowa.

Summary: A discussion of what makes a successful garden, including choosing and arranging...

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Project Green: Grasses in the Garden

Presented by Marilou Gay, Johnson County master gardener.

Summary: A discussion of ornamental grasses hardy in the Iowa City area.

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Project Green: Using Roses in the Landscape

Presented by Brian Davidson, Certified Iowa Nursery Professional and Todd Wiebenga, Landscape Architect.

Summary: Information about roses - the varieties that are handy in our...

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Project Green: Great Plants for the Great Plains

Robert Henrickson is the Assistant Director of Horticulture Programs for the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum. He will present plants that are often overlooked, but which are easy to grow and don...

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Project Green: Bulbs and Peonies

Presented by Linda Naeve, Education Coordinator, Reiman Gardens.

Summary: Linda Naeve discusses fall planting of bulbs and peonies for spring.

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Project Green: Common Landscape Trees of Johnson County

Come learn about the variety of tree species that are planted in Johnson County for landscape purposes, Mark Vitosh. Iowa DNR District Forester will discuss which tree species have performed well...

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Project Green: Conifer Companions

Gary Wittenbaugh, Iowa's dwarf conifer guru, has lectured extensively throughout the US on the use of conifers and conifer companions in the garden and landscape. Gary has been gardening for...

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Project Green: Going to Pot- Container Gardening

Presented by Marilou Gay, Johnson County master gardener.

Summary: A slide show and discussion of planning and creating container gardens.

Gardening, Nature, and Home Project GREEN