Weather Forecast



May 11, 2019
Don Kinzler, Growing Together and Fielding Questions columnist. The Forum
Growing Together: Test your green thumb IQ with today's gardening quiz
May 11, 2019 - 7:00am
May 4, 2019
A reader wonders if this plant might be purple loosestrife or lythrum, a noxious plant, but Don Kinzler believes this is instead a member of the mint family. Special to The Forum
Fielding Questions: Identifying a non-noxious plant, sod vs. seed and fertilizing tips
May 4, 2019 - 12:30pm
February 20, 2019
A reader wonders if they can plan these blooming tulip bulbs in a pot. Special to The Forum
Fielding Questions: Can tulip bulbs be replanted in a pot, trying out a new hydrangea and more
February 20, 2019 - 3:15pm
Don Kinzler identifies the greenish-gray gourd at the front of this photo as heirloom squash, likely the Jarrahdale variety. Submitted photo
Heirloom squash identified, is it too late to plant bulbs and more
October 20, 2018 - 9:02am
May 14, 2011
Al Hoffman, 77, works in one of many flowerbeds at his home in Willmar. Although he grows a variety of flowers, he says he likes tulips the best because they bloom early. Tribune photo by Gary MIller
Local gardener prefers tulips because they're first
May 14, 2011 - 12:00am