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
8 Succulents That Make Pretty, Easy-Care Ground Covers
These low-growing succulents create interest in the drought-tolerant garden
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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
Container Gardening Tips
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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…
How to Build a Garden Bench
Assemble this attractive, comfortable garden bench. We show you how to build it so it's strong and durable, using a simple biscuit joinery…
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…
Home Gardening Tips: Easier Weeding and Watering
Whether your idea of backyard bliss is a lush garden, a shady retreat or a perfectly manicured landscape, these tips will help you create the…
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…
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.