A Greener View

A Greener View

A Greener View

Jeff Rugg uses his degrees in science, zoology, horticulture and landscape architecture and experience as an Illinois certified nurseryman and registered landscape architect to instruct readers on all their gardening needs in his weekly column. Bob Kast provides an eye-popping and informative infographic each week.

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Rain Gardens Sep 11, 2019

Q: I have been thinking about putting in a rain garden. Do you have any advice on building one? What... Read More

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Twig Girdlers and Pruners Sep 04, 2019

Q: All of a sudden, a lot of small short branches broke off the oak tree in our front yard. The grou... Read More

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Dividing Daylilies Aug 28, 2019

Q: Back in July, you said about daylilies, and I quote: "They ... often bloom better if they are div... Read More

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Protecting the Grapevine Aug 21, 2019

Q: We bought a grapevine on a whim at Home Depot. We planted it along a fence. It grew OK for a coup... Read More