Posts Tagged ‘nurseries’

SG542: Day One Highlights from the 2016 Garden Bloggers Fling with Bren Haas, Tammy Schmitt, Joanne Shaw & Beth Stetenfeld

Day 1 of the 2016 Garden Bloggers Fling Minneapolis 300

On this special episode of Still Growing, I’m reunited with four fellow garden bloggers and new fling friends as we review the gardens and nurseries featured on Day One of the 2016 Garden Blogger’s Fling in Minneapolis, MN. Ohio blogger Bren Haas of Creative Living and Growing with Bren (, Virginia blogger Tammy Schmitt of Casa Mariposa (, Ontario blogger Joanne Shaw of Down2Earth (, and Wisconsin blogger Beth Stetenfield of Plant Postings ( offer their unique insights and impressions of the horticultural venues that made up Day One of The Garden Bloggers Fling. It was a day jampacked with private gardens, nurseries, and public parks… and loads of fun!

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5 Ideas for a Better Garden Tour

Aside from the gardens themselves, great garden tours require careful planning and dedication from loads of volunteers. That’s the idea behind this post. It’s a closer look at the ideas, strategies and support that made the 2013 Maple Grove Garden Tour a success. If you’ve ever planned a garden tour, or opened your garden to…

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