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March 18, 2017

Various catalogs and seeds will entice the novice and the avid gardener alike. John Zvirovski / The Sun
THE SEEDS OF A NEW SEASON
March 18, 2017 - 7:11am
March 11, 2017
Numerous pansies are growing in a greenhouse getting ready for the consumer to grab a flat for the garden in the coming months.
Garden pansies are quite dainty
March 11, 2017 - 7:11am
March 4, 2017
Tulips begin to make an early appearance in the area showing that spring is on the way.
An early spring brings surprises
March 4, 2017 - 7:11am
February 25, 2017
Broadleaf crotons show their brilliance in the plant-scape at the Lincoln Park Conservatory in Chicago in this 2016 photo. John Zvirovski / The Sun
Add a splash of color with crotons
February 25, 2017 - 6:45am
February 11, 2017
Great indoor color comes with bromeliads
February 11, 2017 - 7:02am
January 28, 2017
Pine cones are a unique type of seed capsule
January 28, 2017 - 9:09am
January 21, 2017
Ensure a seamless landscape by following some simple garden guidelines to create a balanced garden and an enjoyable season. John Zvirovski / The Sun
Avoid some common garden mistakes
January 21, 2017 - 7:18am
January 14, 2017
Topiaries seen July 20, 2014, in a Walt Disney World Resort theme park in Florida attract attention and add life to any space. John Zvirovski / The Sun
Create a living art form with topiaries
January 14, 2017 - 9:14am
January 7, 2017
Various elements create the relaxing atmosphere that only a relaxing tea break can achieve. John Zvirovski / The Sun
Warm up with a cup of tea
January 7, 2017 - 6:54am
December 31, 2016
Ice clings like artwork to the trees branches above, causing a beautiful shimmer in the sunlight. John Zvirovski / The Sun
The beauty and danger of an ice storm
December 31, 2016 - 8:05am
December 24, 2016
Many different types of ornaments adorn Christmas trees, many of which are different throughout the world. 
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The tradition of trimming the tree
December 24, 2016 - 7:37am
December 20, 2016
Funds available to plant orchards, gardens
December 20, 2016 - 7:00am
December 17, 2016
Peppermint is a perennial herb that can grow in the northern garden for many different uses. John Zvirovski / The Sun
Peppermint is the flavor of the season
December 17, 2016 - 6:47am
December 16, 2016
Work was completed over summer on two bridges and concrete for a path through Solien-Denault Park near Hillcrest Municipal Golf Course. The work coincides with the construction of a sensory garden to be completed in 2017. Submitted photo
Major work completed on sensory garden
December 16, 2016 - 6:45pm
December 10, 2016
Pomegranates are a unique fruit for a refreshing snack. John Zvirovski / The Sun
Red and green ring in the holidays
December 10, 2016 - 8:09am
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