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Figs are a delicious treat that has tropical and subtropical origins. They thrive in areas with...
Chives are a perennial member of the onion family that sport beautiful purple flowers. Chives are...
Buy exclusive Burpee Onion Seeds and Sets Onions are a cold-season crop, easy to grow because of...
Dog Days of Summer and...
When summer gets hot and sultry, you’ve probably heard someone say, “I can’t wait for the Dog Days...
Letting all that milkweed grow around my yard has paid off and we have some monarch butterfly...
Where to buy daffodil bulbs: Burpee Gardening Sunny, yellow daffodils are a wonderful sign that...
Broccoli is a cool-season crop that, like spinach, can be grown in the spring or fall. In fact, you...
Carrots are a popular root vegetable that are easy to grow in sandy soil. They are resistant to...
Rhubarb is a perennial vegetable, though it is generally used as a fruit in desserts and jams. You...
The sweet potato is a warm-season, spreading vegetable of tropical origin. It is a good choice for...
Peppers are a tender, warm-season crop. They resist most pests and offer something for everyone:...
Raspberries are relatively easy to grow and—with proper care—can bear fruit indefinitely! Though...
Something between a vine and a shrub, wisteria blooms vigorously in spring with showy, cascading...
Lily flowers are valued for their large, very showy, often fragrant flowers. The 6 plain or...
Garden Guide Recipe...
Enjoy The Old Farmer’s Almanac Garden Guide Recipe Contest—and enjoy winning recipes from past ...
Ever wish you could have an apple orchard in your backyard? You can—in the space of a single tree—...
Asters are daisy-like perennials with starry-shaped flower heads. They bring delightful color to...
Where to buy tulip bulbs: Burpee Gardening Long live the tulip! We can buy tulip bulbs in virtually...
With immense flower heads, hydrangeas flaunt an old-fashioned charm that is hard to resist. Colors...
Where to buy dahlia seeds and bulbs: Burpee Gardening In cold climates of North America, dahlias...
Learn how to store your vegetables, fruits, and herbs—so that they keep longer and stay fresher!...
Fall Garden: Planting...
Here’s a handy fall garden guide to help you decide what to plant in the fall garden and when to...
Where to buy tomatoes: Burpee Gardening Tomatoes are America’s favorite garden vegetable. (Yes, we...
Autumn Plants: Planting...
See our how to grow fall-planted (spring-flowering) bulbs with our handy chart. Fall bulbs like...
Here are tips for identifying deer damage and keeping deer out of your garden. While deer may...
Sweet cherries are the ones most often found in markets. They have a thick, rich, and almost plumb-...
Rhododendrons and azaleas, both from the genus Rhododendron, have long been mainstays of late...
Azaleas: Meet The Royal...
Known as “The Royalty of the Garden,” azaleas have long been adored for their brightly colored...
Asparagus is a perennial bulb and stem vegetable that greets us every spring. It may take 2 to 3...
History of Pickling and...
If you love pickles, you will be as intrigued as to learn about the history of pickling and...
Here are tips on how to identify, control, and prevent blossom-end rot on your tomatoes and garden ...
Here are tips on how to identify, control, and get rid of cabbage worms. What are Cabbage...
Mexican Bean Beetles
Here are tips on how to identify and get rid of Mexican bean beetles. What Are Mexican Bean...
Recent satellite data shows that clouds have been retreating toward the poles, and that they’re...
Who doesn’t love hummingbirds! Learn all about the beautiful ruby-throated hummingbird and how to...
How healthy are cucumbers? Cucumbers are much more versatile than you might think, so here are tips...
Raspberry Honey Cake...
Learn how to make this Raspberry Honey Cake With Raspberry Sauce recipe! For a printable version of...
Saffron is An Exotic...
Saffron is considered one of the top 16 most expensive substances in the world by weight and easily...
How to Water Vegetables...
Did you know that how and when you water your vegetable plants affect the taste of your fruit and...
Plants with Dark Foliage
It is easy to add depth to your flower garden by using plants with dark colored leaves. Burgundy...
Grilling and Roasting
Get tips on how to grill better—plus recipes for the grill.
Canning and Pickling
Learn how to can and pickle your fruits and vegetables!
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