Melinda Forbes’ winter garden with calendulas on left, dino kale and red Russian kale on right. The back two floors of the original 1918 Garden Farms home were added on in 1980.
Melinda Forbes’ winter garden with calendulas on left, dino kale and red Russian kale on right. The back two floors of the original 1918 Garden Farms home were added on in 1980. TRIBUNE PHOTOS BY DAVID MIDDLECAMP; HISTORICAL PHOTO (BELOW) COURTESY OF THE JAN MAXWELL COLLECTION
Melinda Forbes’ winter garden with calendulas on left, dino kale and red Russian kale on right. The back two floors of the original 1918 Garden Farms home were added on in 1980. TRIBUNE PHOTOS BY DAVID MIDDLECAMP; HISTORICAL PHOTO (BELOW) COURTESY OF THE JAN MAXWELL COLLECTION

A haven of living history in Garden Fams

January 13, 2010 12:01 AM