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Northwest Illinois Horticulture Corner

In the far Northwest Corner of Illinois, gardening is a very popular pastime! Get your info here!

Perennial plant of the year – Allium 'Millenium'

News source/writer: Martha A. Smith, 309-756-9978,...

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2018 All-America Selection winners

News source/writer: Bruce J. Black, 815-632-3611, brucejb@illinois.edu   URBANA, Ill. – Cold, blustery temperatures have been moving across Illinois lately and gardeners are starting to put the landscape to bed for the winter. Why not weather the season indoors and start designing next year's garden? "Planning yo...

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Annual Joys of Gardening event offered February 17th

Freeport, IL--Mark your calendars for the 21 st annual Joys of Gardening program offered by the University of Illinois Extension and the U of I Extension Master Gardeners. Slated for Saturday, February 17, at the Highland Community College Student Conference Center, 2998 W. Pearl City Road, Freeport, the program will begin with registration at 8 a.m., keynote address at 8:25...

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