Cold Weather Gardening with Mary Schier


Mary SchierMary Schier is a talented writer, blogger and editor of Northern Gardener magazine.  This has been the premier go-to source for cool-weather gardeners since 1866!  Mary shares amazing recipes on her blog … her red pepper relish is TREMENDOUS!  Mary gardens, writes and blogs from her home in Northfield Minnesota.


In This Episode You Will Discover:

  • how to thrive by gardening in groups
  • the “Minnesota Tip” for dazzling roses
  • why you shouldn’t buy anything you can’t afford to kill
  • corn gluten meal as a weed control strategy
  • Lemon Verbena – tips to preserving your herbs




Resources Mentioned

The Renegade Gardener – Don Engebretson

Rhonda Hayes – The Garden Buzz

Terry Yockey – Northern Gardening

Susy Morris – Chiots Run

This is the book Mary mentioned on the show!

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Coming Soon!


Listen To Mary tell us about northern gardening Here: