The beauty of the summer garden is fleeting, so take full advantage of it by having bouquets of freshly cut flowers in every room. Just a few old-fashioned roses, a sprig of honeysuckle, or one Oriental lily can scent an entire room.
Personalized Planting Calendar!
Get the best days to plant! Our new ALL-SEASONS gardening calendar starts in the spring—and goes through fall planting!
Gardening Tips for August
Keep a close watch on your plants to make sure that they do not dry out—especially raised gardens. Let the soil surface dry an inch or so deep before watering, and after make sure water reaches roots several inches deep.
Gardening Question of the Day
I want to plant bulbs this fall, but rodents always manage to find them. How can I keep the critt...
Featured Gardening Articles
Gardening for Beginners
Information about how to plant a garden, easy vegetables to grow, and more!
See our beginning gardening tips.
Plant Care Guides
Free plant care guides with information on over 100 common vegetables, herbs, fruit, and flowers!
Browse our plant care guides.
Enjoy videos about weather, gardening, the Moon, and more! See the Video Gallery.