Host Dianne Noland gathers a panel of horticulture experts each week to answer audience questions about plants and pests, with an emphasis on growing conditions in Zone 5 and adjoining areas.
"Mid-American Gardener" is produced live from the WILL-TV studios most Thursdays at 7:00 pm Central Time.
The series premiered on WILL-TV in 1992 as "Illinois Gardener." In July 2011, the title was changed to reflect a geographically broader perspective. (Hardiness Zone 5 extends through Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa, Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania and beyond.)
"Mid-American Gardener" also airs on WTVP-TV (Peoria, IL) WEIU-TV (Charleston, IL). WYCC-TV (Chicago) Check local listings for airdates.