Garden

A yard with landscaping done by Yardscapes

We asked David Kopfmann, owner of Yardscapes, what homeowners should consider when planning their perfect outdoor oasis.

Signs of Emerald Ash Borer on a tree trunk

Now that emerald ash borer has been confirmed in Edina, it is important to watch for signs of trouble.

Spring is in the Air at the Edina Galleria with florals by Bachman's

The Galleria and Bachman’s floral experience invites guests to stroll and meander from one vignette of brilliant blooms to the next, celebrating the arrival of spring.

Two garden tools stand in the dirt during outdoor spring cleaning

Here are a couple of quick outdoors spring cleaning tips courtesy of Style + Dwell.

It’s never too early to start thinking about what to get mom for Mother’s Day. She’s sure to love a plant or hanging basket purchased from the Edina Garden Council’s flower sale.

Hens do more than lay eggs. They provide weed and insect control, companionship, therapy and entertainment. Chickens are part of a backyard homestead movement with roots in sustainability, health and the environment.

Anyone can have a do-it-yourself herb garden. Fresh-picked herbs enliven foods with zesty flavors and brilliant shades of green. They’re used more for enhancing taste and pungent aroma than physical substance. Growing an herb garden requires some light, soil, water and pruning.

The playful spirit of a 10-year-old recognized the magic in Faerie Houses before it became a business by the same name.

Itching to get your hands dirty or simply add a few decorative garden elements to your home? Then check out these spring gift items we found at Bachman’s.  

The Edina Art Center garden sale theme is “Spring has Sprung,” and is based on birds and branches, paintings, drawings, sculptures, metal art, and clay pottery pieces. Susanna Gray and Brenda Haack are two featured artists.

Cactus as decorative houseplant is quite popular again. To learn more about this retro design element, we asked Amy Backman, president and creative director at Spruce, to tell us why people are drawn to these prickly oddball ornamentals.

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