Fear the Reaper: New "hottest" hot pepper: Carolina reaper, from VOA

Blonde ambition, Blue Grama Grass, Bouteloua gracilis:  High Country Gardens

Blonde ambition Golden Corkscrew Rush, Juncus effusus: Plant Delights Nursery

Northumberlandia Named "Miss World" in Global Competition, The Journal, 2013-12-11

An invitation, save the date for the Iowa Prairie Network Annual Meeting

As you enjoy the end of 2013 don't forget to plan for the upcoming IPN winter meeting on January 18.  Same place as usual, Ankeny DMACC building 7, doors open at noon. Speakers will include Laura Jackson (who is taking the leadership role at UNI's Tallgrass Prairie Center) and Carl Kurtz, with a slide show by Stan Buman.  The IPN Winter Meeting is coordinated by IPN Central Region volunteers and admission is free. Doors open at 11:00am, and the event begins at noon.

More details to follow. Prairie Landscapes of Iowa

Horticulture Programs 2014, from the H&HPN, 12/13/2013

This Week at Reiman Gardens

Each year Reiman Gardens picks a theme that connets all the displays and programs that are planted, grown and given.  Click here to learn more about all the exciting things that are going on in 2014 during the Sci Fi & Space Theme this year called 2014: A Garden Odyssey

Its Cold Outside!

Here is an article about how that cold will affect your garden plants

Tomato staking techiques

Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden

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