In many parts of the country demand for water has already exceeded the supply leading to bans on car washing and watering lawns and gardens.
How to Plan a Garden
A little upfront planning means a better harvest later. Try the Almanac Garden Planner for free here.
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 July
Make sure that the garden is well mulched to conserve moisture.
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Gardening for Beginners
Information about how to plant a garden, easy vegetables to grow, and more!
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Growing Guides! Vegetables & More!
Free Growing Guides with information on over 100 common vegetables, herbs, fruit, and flowers!
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Garden Pests & Disease
Problems in the garden? Help is on the way! See our garden plant pests and disease control library.
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