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!

Groundcovers for Shade

Do you have an area that grass will just not grow in?  Have you tried planting more shade tolerant groundcovers instead?  Our gardening expert, Melinda Meyers has a few ideas for you.

  • Flexible hanging container Green Wall for Vertical Appeal

    A green wall, also known as a vertical garden is very popular. It helps add color to unplantable spaces and can even help with energy conservation.

  • Pruning Spring Flowering Shrubs

    When is the best time to prune spring flowering shrubs? Melinda Meyers says you should prune overgrown lilacs, Forsythia and other flowering shrubs right after they flower.

  • Controlling Creeping Charlie in the Lawn

    Creeping Charlie, also know as ground ivy is a fragrant weed that most gardeners try to eliminate from their yards. Often times, Charlie comes out the winner.

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  • Melinda's Garden Moment

    Each week, Melinda Myers shares her “must have” tips for gardening success with Good Morning Northland. Myers has more than 30 years of horticulture experience and will provide step-by-step tips on what you need to do next in your garden!

  • GMN Snow Creations

    Good Morning Northland wants to see your snow creations! Post them on our Facebook page or email We may show your photo during Good Morning Northland, and we will post them online. We all may be tired of the snow, but conditions are perfect for being creative!

  • 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. 

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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...