Summer drought http://iowapublicradio.org en Horticulture Day: Christmas Trees http://iowapublicradio.org/post/horticulture-day-christmas-trees <p>Every December tens of thousands of seemingly sensible Iowans buy a cut tree and bring it into the house. On Horticulture Day Charity Nebbe talks with forester Mark Vitosh about Christmas trees, how they’re grown, how to pick a good one, how to keep it fresh and how our Christmas tree crop was affected by the drought.</p><p>Horticulturist Richard Jauron then joins the conversation to answer listener questions about the plants in their lives.</p><p></p> Fri, 30 Nov 2012 17:17:35 +0000 Charity Nebbe 11435 at http://iowapublicradio.org Horticulture Day: Christmas Trees