Cranberries

By Joyce Driemeyer Although they are not grown in the Midwest, what is more seasonal for the holidays than cranberries? Whether used for condiment or desserts, or for decorative garlands for the birds, the cranberry (Vaccinium macrocarpon) is a true … Continue reading

Citrus Houseplants

By Barbara Perry Lawton Citrus plants are wonderful houseplants! Not only do they have regular flushes of creamy white flowers with a hauntingly sweet fragrance, they also reliably provide fruits that make tasty marmalades. Citrus plants have been grown in … Continue reading