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Ornamental Grasses with Winter Interest: Gardening in the Air

Ornamental Grasses with Winter Interest: Gardening in the Air
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Which grasses can hold up through the rigorous Midwest winters? Join Dr. Mary Meyer from the University of Minnesota to take a look at the best grasses to provide winter interest, including favorite native as well as non-native grasses.

Register online by February 3.

Presenter: Mary Meyer, PhD, University of Minnesota

This program is part of Gardening in the Air, a virtual series offered January 30 and February 6 and co-hosted by University of Illinois Extension and Iowa State University Extension.

Sessions will be hosted using Zoom at 9 a.m., 10:15 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Central Standard Time. Participants may register for a single session or the entire series. Sessions are free to attend, but a donation is appreciated. Access links and handouts will be provided upon registration.

If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in programming, please contact Martha Smith at Early requests are strongly encouraged to allow sufficient time for the requested accommodation. Some programs will be recorded. If recorded, closed captioning for requested programs will be honored after the event.

Other Sessions in the Series

January 30

Winter Gardening Activities


Food and Nutrition

February 6


Vegetables, Fruits and Herbs


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