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Sweet corn is an annual with yellow, white, and bi-colored ears. A long, frost-free growing season...
Beets are a cool season vegetable crop. This root veggie grows quickly and has many different...
Carrots are a popular root vegetable that are easy to grow in sandy soil. They are resistant to...
Zinnia flowers are one of the easiest plants grow, grow quickly, and bloom heavily. They make a...
Kale is a hardy, cool-season green that is part of the cabbage family. It grows best in the spring...
Pansies are the colorful flowers with the “faces.” In fact, they have one of the widest ranges of...
Phlox are perennials and a favorite choice among wildflowers. These plants sport many star-shaped,...
Something between a vine and a shrub, wisteria blooms vigorously in spring with showy, cascading...
Coneflowers are bright perennials, some of which are used in herbal remedies. These flowers are...
Where to buy marigold seeds and plants: Burpee Gardening No annual is more cheerful or easier to...
Gladiolus is a perennial favored for its beautiful, showy flowers. Its flowers grow on tall spikes...
Peppers are a tender, warm-season crop. They resist most pests and offer something for everyone:...
The tall, beautiful iris, named after the Greek goddess who rode rainbows, comes in many magical ...
Buy exclusive Burpee Onion Seeds and Sets Onions are a cold-season crop, easy to grow because of...
Sweet peas enchant us with their fragile, seductive fragrance and make great bouquets. These pea-...
Where to buy dahlia seeds and bulbs: Burpee Gardening In cold climates of North America, dahlias...
Lily flowers are valued for their large, very showy, often fragrant flowers. The 6 plain or...
Everyone seems to love juicy watermelon in the summertime. Native to Africa, melons need warm...
Rhubarb is a perennial vegetable, though it is generally used as a fruit in desserts and jams. You...
Birth Month Flowers and...
What are the birth month flowers for your loved ones? Listed below, we have birth flowers by month...
Where to buy potatoes: Burpee Gardening This half hardy vegetable is a culinary staple, and yet is...
Garlic is easy to grow and produces numerous bulbs after a long growing season. It is frost...
With immense flower heads, hydrangeas flaunt an old-fashioned charm that is hard to resist. Colors...
Basil is a leafy, fragrant annual with a bushy appearance. The most common type of basil is sweet...
Where to buy sunflowers: Burpee Gardening Sunflowers say “summer” like no other plant. American...
Want a guaranteed butterfly treat and hummingbird magnet? Or, one of the most fragrant of shrubs? ...
Cannas are among the most colorful summer bulbs—as flamboyant as their tropical American ancestry—...
Peonies are outrageously beautiful in bloom in springtime, with lush foliage all summer long. Peony...
Raspberries are relatively easy to grow and—with proper care—can bear fruit indefinitely! Though...
Notice how we keep all our seasonings in a “spice cupboard” and don’t call it an “herbs and spice” ...
You Gotta Love Lentils
There’s nothing homelier—or, homier—than a steaming bowl of ordinary green/brown lentil soup. But,...
Turnips are easy to grow when planted in the right season and mature in just two months. They are...
Frozen Berries: How to...
Frozen berries are a tasty snack and a great method of fruit preservation, so we will show you how...
Easy Berry Jam Recipe:...
Here is an easy berry jam recipe with just two ingredients—you can learn how to make jam in no time...
Herbal Folklore and Old...
We all know that herbs make great companions in the garden and kitchen. Herbs also have a long...
Gardening by the Moon...
Our “Gardening by the Moon” calendar works according to the age-old practice that cycles of the...
When to Water Vegetables
With water becoming a scarce and costly commodity in some areas, many vegetable gardeners might...
Growing Peanuts: Nuts...
Try growing peanuts in your garden! Often thought of as just a snack to be munched on at ball games...
Morning Glory Vines:...
Most of my favorite flowering vines are in the plant family Ipomoea. The most common member of this...
Tomatoes are the ultimate backyard vegetable, and growing tomatoes is easier than you might think....
Wild About Wildflowers
Wildflowers make themselves at home when they’re happily married to the soil and climatic...
Design a Garden for...
When planning on how to design a garden, think about how to keep the flowers blooming all summer...
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