landscaping http://iowapublicradio.org en Horticulture Day: Landscaping http://iowapublicradio.org/post/horticulture-day-landscaping <p>This summer it&rsquo;s not really a question of making sure that the plants in your landscape thrive, it&rsquo;s a question of making sure that they survive. Host Charity Nebbe talks with Iowa State University&#39;s&nbsp; Extension Entomologist, Donald Lewis, and the Head of the Horticulture Department, Jeff Iles,&nbsp;about ways to reduce the stress on your plants right now and how to design a landscape that demands less water for the future</p> Fri, 27 Jul 2012 14:10:18 +0000 Charity Nebbe 5347 at http://iowapublicradio.org Horticulture Day: Landscaping Exploring the life and work of landscape architect, Jens Jensen http://iowapublicradio.org/post/exploring-life-and-work-landscape-architect-jens-jensen <p>Even if you have never heard of landscape architect Jens Jensen, you have been touched by his work. Jensen came to the United States from Denmark in 1884. He fell in love with the Iowa landscape, and it influenced his work for the rest of his life. On this Talk of Iowa, we will talk about his designs, his life, and his legacy.</p> Mon, 25 Jun 2012 14:50:26 +0000 Charity Nebbe 3706 at http://iowapublicradio.org Exploring the life and work of landscape architect, Jens Jensen