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Sunday, July 21, 2024

Marilyn Krueger

Marilyn Krueger is an avid local gardener and member of the Naperville Garden Club.

Naperville Gardener – Do you know about ‘keystone’ plants?

Do you know about “keystone” plants? We are aware that native plants help our native wildlife as a result of having developed symbiotic relationships...

Naperville Gardener – What do you know about Father’s Day?

Did you know that Father’s Day became an official American holiday in 1972? Back then President Richard Nixon signed a proclamation designating the third...

Naperville Gardener – Mother’s Day tradition

Did you know we weren’t the first to celebrate Mother’s Day? The tradition has its roots in Egypt with annual festivals to honor Isis,...

Naperville Gardener – Did you know when the first recorded Arbor Day was?

Did you know that the first recorded Arbor Day was in Spain in 1594? In the village of Mondonedo, a granite marker and trees still...

Naperville Gardener – Did you know that…?

Did you know, most organizations welcome new members and encourage anyone interested to attend meetings and activities? The Naperville Garden Club embraces this welcoming...

Naperville Gardener – Did you know that…?

Did you know if you want to grow an unusual houseplant, you need look no further than the produce section of your favorite grocery...

Naperville Gardener – Did you know that…?

Did you know there are five types of deserts in the world? It is generally accepted that a desert is defined as land receiving...

Naperville Gardener – Looking for a new cookie recipe?

In order to inspire our members to be the best cookie bakers we can be, the Naperville Garden Club has a cookie contest every...

Naperville Gardener – Cup of Cheer™ is Nov. 30 and Dec. 1

Where will you be on Thurs., Nov. 30 or Fri., Dec. 1? I hope getting into the holiday spirit at the Naperville Garden Club’s...

Naperville Gardener – Fall care for peonies

The most common peony is “Paeonia Lactiflora,” a non-woody herbaceous perennial. Peonies are among the longest living, most reliable and unbelievably gorgeous flowering plants....