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February 14, 2020
GroShed technical engineer Jake Stern shows off one of the company's sheds at the Home and Remodeling Show in Minneapolis Jan. 31. Stern said plants grow fast under special LED lights, which also keep the inside of the structure warm. Martin Moylan | MPR News
Winter veggie gardens bloom in Minnesota
February 14, 2020 - 2:11pm
February 5, 2020
Savory Orzo Pilaf is made with mushrooms, pine nuts, spinach and sun-dried tomatoes. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
This orzo pilaf is a simple — and hearty — side dish
February 5, 2020 - 7:35am
January 11, 2020
Don Kinzler, Growing Together and Fielding Questions columnist. The Forum
Hot new award-winning flowers and vegetables for 2020
January 11, 2020 - 7:00am
November 9, 2019
Don Kinzler, Growing Together and Fielding Questions columnist. The Forum
Are millennials the future of gardening, or are they throwing in the trowel?
November 9, 2019 - 7:00am
April 3, 2019
The pruning of deciduous trees and shrubs is best done while they are still dormant, before they begin to leaf out. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Growing Together: Here's your April yard and garden checklist
April 3, 2019 - 12:08pm
March 21, 2019
Getty Images / Special to The Forum
Friday 5: Spring has sprung, YAY!
March 21, 2019 - 5:03pm
March 8, 2019
A reader asks Don Kinzler what she can do to help this hibiscus tree that starts to look "pretty sad" after a couple months in the house. Special to The Forum
Fielding Questions: Hibiscus trouble, vegetable spacing and creeping Jenny taking over the yard
March 8, 2019 - 4:35pm
March 7, 2019
Seed-starting mix, heat mats and covered trays help seeds get off to a rapid, healthy start. David Samson / The Forum
Growing Together: The easiest flowers and vegetables to start indoors from seed
March 7, 2019 - 1:06pm
February 25, 2019
Piles of julienned celery. (Karsten Moran/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
Celery juice isn't the miracle some claim
February 25, 2019 - 9:17am
January 10, 2019
Wave Carmine Velour petunia. All-America Selections / Special to The Forum
Growing Together: And the winner is... All-America Selections names top vegetables and flowers for 2019
January 10, 2019 - 3:17pm
December 27, 2018
Roses were America's most widely planted flower in 2018. Forum file photo
Growing Together: 2018 lawn and garden year in review
December 27, 2018 - 1:39pm
December 21, 2018
Can gardening help you live to 100? Research says yes. David Samson / The Forum
Growing Together: Can gardening really help you live to be 100?
December 21, 2018 - 10:59am
October 20, 2018
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
October 13, 2018
Don Kinzler identifies this mystery vegetable as yellow eggplant. Submitted photo
What's this mysterious yellow vegetable, when to transplant shrubs and more
October 13, 2018 - 8:02am
September 23, 2018
Stock photo / Pexels
Ten fruits and vegetables you're probably storing all wrong
September 23, 2018 - 7:30am