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Great Gardening

Get sound garden advice and inspiration to help battle our tough northern climate. Bob Olen and Tom Kasper provide a bushel basket of garden expertise and answer viewer questions live from the WDSE•WRPT studio. Get great garden ideas as host Pamela Fish brings you tips and tours from around the area. Hardy gardening is what we know.

Spring / Summer Garden Tour Tickets

Watch Great Gardening

Thursday nights at 7pm on PBS North
Regular Season: April 6 – June 8, 2017
Watch Archived Episodes of Great Gardening Online

Recent / Upcoming Show Schedule

Spring Special - March 9th, 2017

View / print full season schedule (PDF)

New Season Coming Soon

From the Spring Special:

- Information on ‘Growing Together Virginia’
- Events from the show

Grow Great Gardening

Great Gardening is powered by you! Keep Great Gardening growing by joining one of our upcoming garden tours or take home great garden perks when you become a member of WDSE•WRPT.

Grow & Show

Don’t forget to send photos of your favorite plants and flowers from the 2015 garden season. Send them to greatgardening [at] wdse [dot] org or mail your non-returnable garden photographs to this address.

Recent Garden Galleries

Carol Woehrle
Zabelle Stodola
Steve Riess
Doris and Joe Jelen
Carol Brown
Terri Hammerbeck

Garden Calendar

Get Ready to Grow

Thursday, March 16th from 1pm to 4:30pm
Downtown Fair Center in Floodwood, MN

St Louis County Horticulture Program
Call 218-749-7120 or visit

Green Envy Spring Equinox Celebration

Saturday, March 18th from 2-6pm
Olcott Park Greenhouse in Virginia, MN
Members are free, $5 for non-members

Visit 'Friends of the Greenhouse' on Facebook

Ask a Question?

Submit your questions during the show: Call 218.788.2844 or email askgardening [at] wdse [dot] org

Browse Recipes from the Show

Thank you to our sponsors: Garden Green, Swanson Greenhouses, Evergreen Lawn Service, Madeline Island Ferry