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Meleah Maynard

Meleah Maynard
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Meleah Maynard is a Minneapolis-based journalist, editor and Hennepin County Master Gardener. Her book, Decoding Gardening Advice: the Science Behind the 100 Most Common Recommendations, was co-authored with Jeff Gilman and published by Timber Press in 2011. She blogs at livinthing.com.
Annuals, Trees, and other plants surround Engelmann's home

Tangletown Gardens owner Dean Engelmann Shows Off His Home Garden

Dean Engelmann's suburban gardens are a study in the beauty of rule breaking.
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An Annual Redesign Transforms Minneapolis Garden

A kaleidoscope of annuals redesigns this urban garden each year.
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A Peaceful Prospect Park Garden

A Minneapolis garden is inspired by English and Asian landscapes to create a tranquil escape.
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Creating Cocktail Gardens in Bryn Mawr

A reluctant gardener and his partner create an urban oasis in a Minneapolis neighborhood.
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A Minneapolis Backyard of ‘Structured Chaos’

Enchanting meets modern in the urban backyard of two Minneapolis designers.
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St. Croix Valley Trees is a Winter Wonderland

Located in Somerset, Wisconsin, St. Croix Valley Trees is the perfect place to find the Christmas tree to make your home merry and bright.
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An ‘Enchanted Garden’ Emerges

Enchantment abides when dedicated gardeners start over with a reworked design and lots of inspiration.

A Global Garden in Minneapolis

Influenced by different gardening styles from across the world, Francine creates a global oasis in her Minneapolis backyard.