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This Week's Feature

Interested in learning more about gardening?   Master Gardener classes will be starting soon.  To learn if your county is offering the program, click here.  For information on contacting your county office to sign up for the program, click here.

Basil is an attractive and tasty herb.  Learn more about growing and harvesting basil and other culinary herbs from a recent Yard and Garden column.

Did you have problems with flooding in your landscape?  Are you worried about the plants in your landscape?  Check out this week's Ask the ISU Experts on advice on what to do with a flooded vegetable garden and strawberry patch.  Also check out past articles for information on trees and lawns that were flooded.

Want to plant some trees and shrubs in your landscape this year?  Don't forget to call IOWA ONE CALL first.  To learn more about the notification system and the number, click here.

Got Gardening Questions?  We at ISU Horticulture Extension have the answers.   Give  the Hortline a call or email us for anwers to your gardening questions.