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May 13, 2015
Anne Morgan, a strong proponent of heirloom plant varieties,  holds a flat with a week’s growth of veggies. She recommends planting two days before the full moon for best germination.(Jean Ruzicka / Enterprise)
Secret Garden founder shares her horticultural wizardry
May 13, 2015 - 3:18pm
April 1, 2015
In what has become tradition for many, gardeners headed to Flying W Gardens to plant a basket and buy plants,  the annuals and perennials residing in the greenhouse until Mother’s Day, when Old Man Winter has presumably retreated. Extension agent Sally Shearer, left, assists Sharon Eggert as other horticulturalists choose their plant. (Jean Ruzicka / Enterprise)
A rite of spring
April 1, 2015 - 6:08pm
September 13, 2014
Strawberry weevil (Shannon Geisen / Enterprise)
Strawberry root weevils pesky, harmless
September 13, 2014 - 10:59am
September 3, 2014
Vi Henderson pulled up this beet with a 18-inch-long root. She said the dry growing season created the long root. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Vi wraps up 2014 gardening season
September 3, 2014 - 2:58pm
High tunnel gardening is a way to extend the growing season.
High tunnel gardening grows in popularity
May 3, 2014 - 1:35pm
July 7, 2013
Community gardens, such as this 2012 example, are growing in popularity throughout Hubbard County. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Homegrown nutrition getting to be a staple in county
July 7, 2013 - 8:52am
February 13, 2013
Harvey Buchite
Peony expert to share information on flower's heritage Feb. 21 at the library
February 13, 2013 - 1:00pm
July 14, 2012
Neat rows of fresh produce thrive at Park Rapids' community garden. (Kalee Holland / Enterprise)
Community Garden is bountiful, green
July 14, 2012 - 1:00pm
June 13, 2012
Gardeners always find a good selection of perennials at the Akeley Garden Club sale. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Lines form early for Akeley Garden Club annual plant sale
June 13, 2012 - 1:00pm
May 30, 2012
Shoppers cleaned out the Garden Club's inventory early Saturday. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Park Rapids Garden Club plant sale sells out early
May 30, 2012 - 1:00pm
February 2, 2011
Hubbard County Master Gardener Donna Wohlenhaus, at left, received a 20-year service award from Hubbard County Extension coordinator Sally Shearer. The Master Gardener program began 25 years ago in Minnesota. Wolenhaus volunteers a minimum of 50-60 hours a year in various horticultural endeavors. She has become a "bug expert" and helps gardeners with insect control. She's also an expert at identifying weeds and perennials and staffs a booth at the county fair each year, answering questions about a variet...
Honoring 20 years of green thumbs in dirt
February 2, 2011 - 1:00pm
August 25, 2010
Renee Wickman stands on a small bridge overlooking her pond and water garden.  (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Garden is therapeutic for caregiver
August 25, 2010 - 1:00pm
August 18, 2010
The garden hose turns on a soaker system that waters the crops. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
A bumper crop growing in a confined space
August 18, 2010 - 1:00pm
June 16, 2010
Akeley's Garden Club members experienced the rush of customers Saturday at its annual sale. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Plant sale beautifies Akeley's downtown
June 16, 2010 - 1:00pm
George Lueck adds pansies to the community garden in Akeley to add some color as the vegetables begin to sprout. The garden was made possible because of a Statewide Health Improvement Program grant. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Community gardens beginning to thrive this summer
June 16, 2010 - 1:00pm