Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Northern & Central Midwest

November, 2002
Regional Report

In the Garden


Hip Hip Hooray for Kale!

The word "kale" often brings to mind an image of the purple and lime green frilly balls of ornamental kale in the garden. But culinary kale is a different vegetable entirely. There are an infinite number of varieties available, from smooth light green...
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The Best Kale Soup Ever Ingredients 4 cups washed and finely chopped kale 4 cups chicken or turkey broth 2 cup cooked...

Favorite or New Plant

European Larch I can't help but fall in love with European larch ( Larix decidua )all over again as they turn...
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Regional Reminders

  • Don't Mulch Your Roses
  • Store Garden Chemicals
  • Water Evergreens
  • Mow Grass One Last Time
  • Reduce Water and Fertilizer for Houseplants

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