Mid-American Gardener

Ella Talks Plant Foraging and We Get A Look At The New Plant Mode


This week on Mid-American Gardner...Ella Maxwell joins us in studio to talk about foraging treat, and she'll also introduce us to some edible fruits you can forage that we don't often think aboout.


Then, we head out to Plant Mode, a local business in downtown Champaign, to get a look around their new store!

Also, owner and plant enthusiast Mathis Helmick give us a demonstration on how to make a "Kokedama" plant.


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  Saturday 11 am (repeat)
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