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August Garden Checklist

Find out how you can keep your garden thriving and looking beautiful during the hot midwest month of August with tips from Prairie Gardens Plant Experts.

Enchanting Plants for a Magical Moon Garden

A moon garden is a dream-like garden meant to be enjoyed once the sun goes down and the the dark cascades over your yard. Moon gardens are filled with varieties that pop in the dark, such as blooms and foliage featuring bright whites, enchanting silvers, and iridescent greens. The most magical moon gardens also weave…

Basics of Growing Tomatoes In Your Vegetable Garden

Tomatoes are one of the most rewarding and most popular additions to our beloved gardens, but you may be wondering…how can you get the best tomatoes ever? With just tomato growing basics under you’ll belt, you’ll be on the rode to enjoying the juicy, fresh tomatoes, right from your own garden. Visit Prairie Gardens &…

Plant A Succulent Pot…in A Pot!

Succulent Pot in A Pot DIY

It’s a succulent pot in a pot! This trend has been popping up on instagram, and we’re totally on board. Learn how to create this simple DIY with Laura from Garden Answer, plus extra tips from Prairie Gardens & Jeffrey Alans.

39 Native Perennials

Native perennials are varieties naturally found in our local environment, making them well-suited for our area and also essential for many pollinators and wildlife. These 39 perennials are Native to our area and can often be found in Prairie Gardens greenhouses! (Please call ahead for exact availability before your visit.)