Posts Categorized: Yard Tours

Yard Tour at Lynn Watson’s Home, Wed July 25

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Lynn and her husband moved to Duluth in 2014.  The gardens were planted to cut down lawn mowing and improve native habitat.  Quick ‘place holder’ plants’ were bought to make shade, wind reducers, etc. to be replaced by native plants later.  Multi-task shrubs and trees were added.. Work toward replacement with more native plants continues. The trick was… Read more »

Greenhouse and garden tour at College of St. Scholastica – Wed. June 13

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Tour the greenhouse & greenroof area, and the Nun’s garden at College of St. Scholastica from 6:30-8 pm.    After the tour, help plant on the greenroof;  plants donated by Paul Hlina, long time Wild Ones member and owner of Leaning Pine Natives. Bring trowel, gloves, kneeling pad, etc.  Jane Wattrus, MS Benedictine professor, will be our guide.   Jane has… Read more »