Personal Park

Once an unsightly patch of buckthorn, this Minnetonka yard is now a garden-filled woodland.

St. Louis Park—Energized And Affordable

How St. Louis Park is staying relevant, healthy and attractive to current and new residents.
Outdoor pool on Lake Minnetonka

Luxury in the Twin Cities: Outdoors

Part of the appeal of living on Lake Minnetonka, of course, is the opportunity to enjoy the water, the summer breezes, and the natural surroundings.

A Global Garden in Minneapolis

Influenced by different gardening styles from across the world, Francine creates a global oasis in her Minneapolis backyard.
Pine tree in front of deck and patio

The Japanese Way

Decades in the making, this St. Paul garden captures the subtle art of abstraction.

Protect Your Trees from EAB

Learn about the growing EAB infestation in the Twin Cities, how to treat infested ash trees, and which trees a local arborist recommends for replacement.
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A Peaceful Prospect Park Garden

A Minneapolis garden is inspired by English and Asian landscapes to create a tranquil escape.

A Woodland Gardener Creates a 3-Acre Wonderland

This Stillwater gardener understands how to take what nature offers—and improve on it.

An Artist’s Garden

The joyful colors and peaceful ponds of this west metro landscape inspire contemplation
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Creating Cocktail Gardens in Bryn Mawr

A reluctant gardener and his partner create an urban oasis in a Minneapolis neighborhood.

A Carriage House Holiday + 7 Tips for Holiday Decorating

This century-old residence welcomes holiday visitors with festive decor outside and in

Think Cold-Tolerant Plants while Waiting for Spring

Fotolia The sun is warm. The birds are singing. Color and blooms are everywhere—indoors. It’s easy to immerse yourself in the sights and scents of spring at the Galleria’s flower show, the Como Park Conservatory,...