Monte, The Grapefruit, Brightens Chicago Condo in Winter

Meet Monte. My daughter planted Monte last year when working in a Chicago highrise office. She loves plants as much as I do. I suppose this passion for nature is embedded in our DNA. Anyway, one day she came across a seed while she was eating a grapefruit. She decided to plant it to see … “Monte, The Grapefruit, Brightens Chicago Condo in Winter”

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Chicago: Intelligent Gardening

Denver, New York and other parts of the country have already had their first brush with winter snow. We, in Chicago, on the other hand have had a pretty easy time this fall. Gardeners are not disappointed. In Chicago we’ve been enjoying a delightful – though all too short –  fall. Trees and other seasonal … “Chicago: Intelligent Gardening”

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