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Enjoy the Peak of Spring Gardening — Here’s What to Do in May
Bid the frost farewell and treasure the blooms. No matter what U.S. region you’re in, one of these guides will help your garden flourish
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8 Succulents That Make Pretty, Easy-Care Ground Covers
These low-growing succulents create interest in the drought-tolerant garden
Natural Ways to Get Rid of Weeds
Use these techniques to help prevent the spread of weeds — and learn what they can teach you about your soil
How to Build a Sub Irrigated Planter System
If you like fresh vegetables and herbs from the garden but don't think you can have a garden of your own, this is the project for you.
Build a Garden Storage Box
Build this simple storage cabinet right in your garden. It's an attractive feature and keeps small garden tools dry and close at hand. Build it…
Mulch is good for your plants and a great labor saver. It reduces evaporation, slows weed growth, improves soil quality, and makes your gardens…
Stop Invasive Plants From Taking Over Your Garden
Control aggressive plants that have spreading root systems with a simple plastic container.
Build a Garden Arch
This classic garden arch has just six parts and can be built in less than a day. Create a gateway, frame a walkway in a hedge, or make it part…
How to Start a Garden
Create an attractive planting bed for growing flowers, fruits or vegetables with this simple, eight-step process that takes you from planning…
Construct a Raised Garden Bed
Build a raised garden bed from natural rough-cut stone that blends perfectly into the landscape. Using standard tools and a diamond-grit…