The Hosta of the Year for 2007 is Paradigm. The size of this plant is 18 inches tall and can have a spread of up to 30 inches. Flowering in July, it will have lavender flowers.
The hosta of the year is awarded by the American Hosta Society and it has to meet … Continue Reading ››
The Firefall Maple - 'Firefall' (TM) Freeman maple, the newest tree release from the University of Minnesota, is the result of a cross between 'Beebe,' a cut-leaf silver maple, and an earlier U of M red maple introduction, 'Autumn Spire.' Field trials began in 1992, with young trees evaluated for form, cold … Continue Reading ››
Leif has been writing the articles for the Northfield News for over five years now and as I type them and read through them - once in a while - there is one that really touches me. This is one of those articles. This is the article that appeared in the Saturday, July 8th, … Continue Reading ››