Special Guest Today: Joe McNally, Iowa Arboretum

1875 Peach Street, Madrid, Iowa 50156

A Few Great Upcoming Events at the Iowa Arboretum

Iowa Arboretum Green Tie Affair - an auction of great plants and garden accessories!  Friday, May 2, 2014

Iowa Arboretum Plant Sale - Saturday & Sunday, May 3rd & 4th, 2014

This Week at Reiman Gardens

Stop out and see the new exhibit in the Conservatory featuring Aquaponics.  Its growing plants and fish in a soilless environment - think hydroponics with fish!


The Des Moines African Violet Club's Annual Show and Sale at Merle Hay Mall - Starts Friday, April 25th, near Sears. 

Friday noon-9PM

Saurday 10 AM - 9PM

Sunday noon - 4PM

Iowa Arboretum Plant Sale - Saturday & Sunday, May 3rd & 4th, 2014

Polk Co Master Gardener Plant Sale, Saturday & Sunday, May 3rd & 4th at Victorian Acres Greenhouse in Altoona

Story Co. Master Gardener Association Plant Sale, Saturday, May 10th at Reiman Gardens

Do you have a plant sale you want to talk about - send us an email - give us the details - we would love to share it with our listeners!  

Annual Spring Farm Cruise

Saturday April 26th.  Tour a few local farms in Central Iowa.  Learn more here!


Earth Day and Arbor Day are Coming Up!

Don't forget.....

Earth Day is Tuesday, April 22

Arbor Day is Friday, April 25

Plant a tree, pick up trash, spend time in your garden....do something good for the great outdoors!


Musclewood, JN Strain, and others,  from Johnson Nursery


Plant,Grow, Fly, Blank Park Zoo