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Gardening tips for Duluth's Northern climate, hosted by Master Gardener Tom Kasper.

Tips for Hardy Gardeners: What's more optimistic than a gardener?

The Northern Gardener/Minnesota State Horticultural Society
A dusting of snow on sedum

Mindfulness when you're always thinking one or two seasons ahead

The gardener's age-old dilemma come fall: to Marie-Kondo the heck out of your garden and get everything pared down, thrown out, and squared away - or leave it all standing and let birds and animals and insects and bees find a little food and shelter there?

Tom Kasper says - try both.

You can read more about leaving some plants standing here, in this article from The Northern Gardener.

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