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Sunday, February 5, 2023

Marilyn Krueger

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

Naperville Gardener – It’s January…. Time to make a New Year’s resolution

My resolution is attainable. I am going to have touches of nature throughout my home in a subtle, well-curated manner. We all need nature...

Naperville Gardener – Super Power of the Month… I Can Grow Amaryllis

Often called the art and soul of winter, no home should be without an amaryllis. These bulbs are at our local nurseries, grocery, hardware and...

Naperville Gardener – Super Power of the Month… I can bake cookies! Lots of cookies!

The best display of cookies that you will ever see will be at the Holiday Market of the Naperville Garden Club’s Cup of Cheer™....

Naperville Gardener – Super Power of the Month…. ‘I Can Plan Ahead!’

October, November and sometimes even December are great months to plant bulbs. Every fall, I plant a few more. And this year, as I...

Naperville Gardener – Super Power of the Month: I’m Still ‘Young at Heart!’

Every September I breathe in the crisp fall air with a sense of anticipation that new experiences and new friends are in my future....

Naperville Gardener – Super Power of the Month – I’m STILL Gardening

“A garden is a thing of beauty and a joy forever,” says John Keats, famous poet of the 1800’ s. Well, about now, I’m...

Naperville Gardener – Super Power of the Month…. ‘I Pay Tribute to our Armed Forces!’

Naperville is fortunate to be home to two Blue Star Memorial Markers. Yes, two! These markers take their name from the blue star in...

Naperville Gardener – Super Power of the Month… I Can Grow Milkweed

Milkweed (asclepias) plants are essential to butterfly gardens. What is more enchanting than a kaleidoscope of butterflies fluttering around your gardens? Milkweeds provide nectar...

Naperville Gardener – Super Power of the Month: I can ‘plant for pollinators’

When you’re shopping for plants for summer color at local stores – or better yet, local plant sales – please consider taking home some...

Naperville Gardener – Super power of the month: I can grow trees

J. Sterling Morton lived in Nebraska and when he became secretary of the Nebraska Territory, he proposed a tree planting holiday in 1872 and...