Melinda's Garden Moment

Nationally known gardening expert Melinda Myers helps everyday gardeners find success and ease in the garden through her Melinda’s Garden Moment television segments.

Melinda shares “must have” tips that hold the key to gardening success, learned through her more than 30 years of horticulture experience. 

Melinda will provide garden tips which expand on the information provided in her one-minute TV segments shared on Good Morning Northland.

New tips will be added throughout the growing season, providing timely step-by-step tips on what you need to do next in your garden!

Stressed, dry lawn

Caring for Drought Stressed Lawns

As the summer wears on and temperatures climb, our lawns can take a beating.  Did you know that irregular watering can actually stress out your grass rather than help?  Melinda Meyers has more.

  • Edible Garnish. Use nasturium, daylily blooms and others Edible Flowers

    Eating the flower that garnishes your plate?  Why not?  Melinda Meyers provides information on what flowers make good edible garnish in this Garden Moment.

  • Dealing with Surface Roots

    Using mulch or shade tolerant perennials to protect surface roots of your trees.  Melinda Meyers explains more in this Garden Tip.

  • Emerald Ash Borer holes The Emerald Green Invader, Dealing with the Emerald Ash Borer

    A small dark metallic green insect, the Emerald Ash borer, has destroyed millions of trees in the U.S. and Canada. Melinda Meyers has more on what to look out for in her weekly garden segment.

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  • Become A Birthday Club Member

    Does your child, grandma or friend have a birthday coming up?  Do you want to surprise someone on their special day?  Say Happy Birthday the Subway Good Morning Northland way!

  • Grab your crayons kids!

    Do you have a drawing that you would like to have on TV? Send it to the Weather Sketch on GMN!  We would like to see your artistic talents at work. 

Wind Advisory

MN AREAS AFFECTED: East Marshall; Kittson; Pennington; Red Lake; Roseau; West Marshall; West Polk
Expires: 7/28/2015 11:00 PM


Who is Melinda Meyers?

Melinda Myers on Good Morning NorthlandMelinda Myers helps everyday gardeners find success and ease in the garden. You can watch her tips on Good Morning Northland every Friday and on Eyewitness News at 6:00 on Saturday. Read more...