Let's Get This Garden Started
Whether you have one window box or an acre of land, it's never too early to start thinking about next summer's garden. Check out these great…
Try These Great New Plants in Your Garden
One of the joys of gardening is to be able to experiment with new varieties every year. Thanks to advances in plant breeding, new outdoor plants…
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10 Easy Vegetables Every Midwest Gardener Should Grow in their Garden
Fresh taste, nutritious food, and the convenience of having a produce aisle right outside your door. That's what awaits vegetable gardeners.…
10 Easy-to-Build Planters and Trellises for Spring
Whether you have a lot of space to fill with greenery or you just want to build a simple window box, we have you covered. Check out these 10…
8 Succulents That Make Pretty, Easy-Care Ground Covers
These low-growing succulents create interest in the drought-tolerant garden
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…