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Creating microclimates in the garden :: College of Agricultural ...

“But the fact is you can create microclimates in your garden that allow for growth of plants outside the hardiness zone,” she added. “By creating a microclimate, a gardener in northern Illinois for example, which is mostly zone 5, ...
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Woody plants for the winter garden - Chicago Daily Herald

Woody plants for the winter garden - Chicago Daily Herald | Northern Illinois Gardening | Scoop.it
Woody plants for the winter gardenChicago Daily HeraldBecause deciduous trees and shrubs are bare for five months of the year in northern Illinois, it is important to choose types with ornamental qualities beyond their foliage.
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