About Great Gardening

Thursday nights at 7pm on PBS North
Regular Season: April 4 – June 6, 2019

Our Homegrown experts have the information you need for a successful Northland garden. Learn about this year's trends in plants, predictions on weather and growing conditions, and specialized advice for our unique region. Send us your questions during the program and we may answer them live on air! Call 218.788.2844 or email askgardening [at] wdse [dot] org.


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Upcoming Show Schedule

All shows are on Thursdays and begin at 7pm unless otherwise noted.

90-Minute Spring Special
March 7th
Jump into spring with a special edition of Great Gardening! We'll tour a Hayward garden of native and woodland plants, learn about how to grow edible greens in the winter in Duluth, plus recap the upcoming 2019 season’s trends for new plantings.

Rebroadcasts:
PBS North: March 7 at 7pm, March 13 at 7pm, March 16 at 2pm
Explore: March 9 at 9am, March 17 at 9am

Garden Art
April 4

Making Mushrooms
April 11

Water Features
April 18

Hordes of Hostas
April 25

Gardens of Education
May 2

Nighttime Elements
May 9

Fruit Trials
May 16

Wildflowers
May 23

Garden Helpers
May 30

Pollination Ovation
June 6

60-Minute Fall Harvest Special
(September date TBD)


Grow & Show

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


Have a Question?

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


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Thank you to our sponsors: North Star Landscaping, National Bank of Commerce, Evergreen Lawn Service, Madeline Island Ferry, WLSSD