Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Northern & Central Midwest

February, 2005
Regional Report

Shows & Events

Minnesota Landscape Arboretum
The new 45,000-square-foot visitor center at Minnesota Landscape Arboretum is now open, with meeting and conference space, a miniature garden, and much more. As a centerpiece of this new facility, the soaring Great Hall will feature a Web-based, touch-screen information and way-finding center, a new Yard and Garden Desk, changing displays, interactive exhibits, as well as a Walk-In Clinic that's available to visitors on weekends. For more information, visit:

Web Finds

The Gay Gardener
Garden and be happy. This Gay Gardener Web site can help. It's full of solid information for the home gardener, as well as plenty of interesting editorial features, garden poems and quotes, a photo gallery, a garden forum, and a gardening calendar. There are also links to other sites about gardening.


Today's site banner is by Marilyn and is called "Salvia regla 'Royal'"