frosted roses

Last minute chores

Protect roses, improve garden soil, mulch plants, prevent diseases in 2014, prune raspberries, and more...


Deer repellents

Now is when deer cause much of their damage. Learn which repellents work best.


Attracting songbirds

Set up a bird feeding station and enjoy the lively movements and sounds of birds all winter.

Xmas trees are good for environment Growing tulips indoors Winterize
your lawn
Useful videos, publications
Bulbs enjoyed by Lewis & Clark Storing
winter squash
Rotting trees can be hazardous The Great Pumpkin for ND kids Download presentations

Dakota Gardener is not affiliated with any company or university. Much of its information comes from North Dakota State University. We recommend going to their Lawns, Gardens and Trees website, which is full of valuable information.

Updated 13 November 2013
For more information, contact Dakota Gardener. Documents are in PDF format. If you have trouble downloading the document, you may need to download Adobe Reader software, a free software program. The following photos were made available under Creative Commons licenses specified by the photographer, allowing for adaptation, modification or building upon: After the rain by Micky**; deer buck tongue by jon; It's frosty today by 55Laney69; How many does it take? by dolanh; jaiset ruusut by Marko Kivela; Wild Hyacinth by Dendroica cerulea; Mount Logan Natural Area (Revisited)(10) by Nicholas A. Tonelli; Pink Potted Tulips II by Lori L. Stalteri; Black Capped Chickadee by Greg; October by Michael Leland; Amaryllis 28 by catlovers; Halloween pumpkin by Luca Nonato.