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I say “tomayto” and you say “tomahto” but however you say it, tomato time is here! Along with the luscious fruits that we wait months for come the many tomato disorders and...
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Nasturtium is an easy-to-grow annual whose leaves and flowers are edible. Here’s how to grow your...
Zinnias are one of the easiest plants to grow, as they grow quickly and bloom heavily. Zinnia...
The Butterfly Bush (Buddleia davidii) is a beautiful, fast-growing, deciduous shrub with masses of...
Pansies are the colorful flowers with “faces”! Here’s how to keep your pansies growing and blooming...
Phlox are perennials and a favorite choice among wildflowers. These plants sport many star-shaped,...
Often grown as annuals, Petunias are one of the most popular flowers. They are tender perennials in...
Who doesn’t love lilacs? The ideal lilac shrub has about 10 canes and produces flowers at eye-level...
No annual is more cheerful or easier to grow than marigolds. These flowers are the spendthrifts...
Long live the tulip! This brightly colored jewel of spring is a perennial flower that grows best in...
Sunflowers say “summer” like no other plant. American natives, sunflowers are grown for beauty as...
Cannas are among the most colorful summer bulbs—as flamboyant as their tropical American ancestry—...
Dahlias are colorful spiky flowers which generally bloom from midsummer to first frost, when many...
Vertical Gardening: Vertical Garden Ideas, Plants, and More
Vertical gardening—also called intensive gardening—is not a new idea, but it has gained momentum in...
Lighten Your Hair with Rhubarb
Fading blond? Mousy brown? Bring on the rhubarb! Here’s how to naturally lighten your hair using...
Gardening by the Moon's Sign May 2017
Use the May 2017 dates shown in the Moon’s Astrological Place calendar below to find the best days...
Benefits of Mint Plants: Medicinal, Culinary, and More
What do you know about the mint family, Lamiaceae, the sixth- or seventh-largest of the flowering...
Sweet, juicy strawberries are treats when right off the plant. Supermarket berries tend to be tart...
Perennial Flower Garden Design
This perennial flower garden design will provide many years of enjoyment and, since perennials come...
Sweet corn is an annual with yellow, white, and bi-colored ears. A long, frost-free growing season...
The Aloe Vera plant is an attractive succulent with thick, variegated leaves that fan out from its...
Preparing Soil for Planting
When it comes to a healthy garden, soil preparation matters. All vegetables need soil that’s rich...
Cabbage is a hardy, leafy vegetable full of vitamins. It can be difficult to grow; it only likes...
Growing Wildflowers: List of Native Plants
Wildflowers make themselves at home when they’re happily married to the soil and climatic...
Peppers are a tender, warm-season crop. Here’s how to grow peppers in your garden! Peppers resist...
Blueberries: The Easiest Fruit to Grow Is Also One of the Healthiest
Blueberries are one the easiest fruit to grow. Here are some of the best blueberry varieties to add...
The More You Grow, The More You Know
As with life, years of gardening experience yield knowledge—so remember that there’ll be mistakes...
How to Plant a Tree
Here are tips on how to plant a tree—from digging the hole to watering the tree properly once it’s ...
Garden lettuce is far superior—in both taste and vitamin A content—to supermarket brands. Here’s...
Container Gardening for Vegetables
Want to have more control over growing conditions and enjoy higher yields with a lot less work?...
Flower Garden Designs: Three-Season Flower Bed
Imagine a gorgeous flower garden drenched with color from early spring to the first frost of autumn...
Radishes are a hardy, cool-season vegetable that can produce many crops each season due to its...
At one time, most lawns had at least some clover growing in them, with many consisting almost...
Ever wish you could grow apple trees in your backyard? This guide will tell you all you need to...
Woodchucks or Groundhogs
Here are tips for identifying and getting rid of groundhogs (also known as woodchucks). What Are...
How to Make a Willow Structure for the Garden
Use willow to make plant supports and garden supports with a beautiful natural look. No special...
How to Keep Birds Away From Your Garden
Birds are a welcome addition to the garden, but if the crows are devouring your corn and the jays...
Planning a Low-Maintenance Fruit Garden
Are you keen to grow fruit? See how to plan a low-maintenance fruit garden. There are some simple...
When to Prune Trees and Shrubs
When trees and shrubs become overgrown, it’s time to break out the pruning shears. With this guide...
How to Build a Trellis and Supports for Climbing Vegetables
If you’re growing climbing peas, beans, cucumbers, or any other vining plant, you’ll need to build...
Planting Fruit Trees
Learn how to correctly plant apples, pears, plums, and fruit trees! Our video will show you when...
How To Clean, Trim, and Store Asparagus
Need to store your asparagus for a little while? Here are some easy tips for how to clean, trim,...
Easter 2017 Weather Forecast (U.S. & Canada)
Easter weekend is fast approaching! Are you prepared? With our Easter 2017 weather forecast, you’ll...
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