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Garden Variety, hosted by Charity Nebbe

A lot of the plants that we grow in our gardens thrive in the summer, but extreme heat is a different story.

Iowa State University Extension Horticulturist Aaron Steil offers advice on keeping your plants alive when temperatures soar.


  • Aaron Steil, horticulture specialist, ISU Extension and Outreach
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Charity Nebbe is the host of IPR's Talk of Iowa
Aaron Steil is a Consumer Horticulture Specialist with ISU Extension and Outreach. Aaron contributes his expertise to the Garden Variety podcast and newsletter and to Talk of Iowa's Horticulture Day program.
Caitlin Troutman is a talk show producer at Iowa Public Radio