Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Let's Argue About Plants

Apr 19, 2018

A hellstrip, more often than not, is a patch of garden located by the roadside. It generally has crappy soil, gets hammered by sun, and has to deal with the occasional dose of road salt or even getting run over by bad drivers. This could be the most challenging spot to garden, but the plants in this episode rise to the occasion. Find out which perennials and shrubs laugh in the face of these hellish conditions and look good while doing it.


Expert: Kelly Norris, the director of horticulture and education at the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden in Iowa.