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What Are Heirloom Seeds?

Heirloom seed is not just a marketing term. Heirloom vegetable and flower seeds produce older varieties, grown successfully for generations.

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What To Know About Moss Gardens

Mosses are the oldest living land plants and you can grow them in your newest outdoor garden. Learn how to...


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12 Best Annual Flowers for Full Sun

Dress up your sunny patio and landscape with any of these dazzling annual flowers that thrive in sun and heat.


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9 Tips To Create an Authentic Backyard Japanese Garden

A Japanese-style backyard is a place for contemplating nature. Here are some tips to help you set up your own...


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10 Best Types of Azaleas for Your Garden

The Azalea Society of America says there are more than 10,000 registered varieties of azaleas. Find the right one for...

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10 Best Evergreen Shrubs

Evergreen shrubs can add year-round beauty to your yard and garden. Which type will you plant this spring?


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10 Spring Container Garden Ideas

These gorgeous spring container garden ideas show off an explosion of color and texture while celebrating warmer weather and boosting...

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10 Types of Lilies To Grow in Your Garden

There are so many types of lilies, it can be hard to choose. Here's help deciding which ones will grow...


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15 Native Plants To Add To Your Yard

Native plants require less fuss, grow more easily and help pollinators and other wildlife. Here are some ideas to plant...


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10 Green Flowers To Grow in Your Garden

Green flowers are not common. Plant them in your gardens as eye-catching stunners that blend in beautifully with the rest...


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10 Best Spring Flowers

Expand your yard's palette of spring flowers with iconic and new ideas you'll find in this list of top performers.

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What Is a Keystone Plant and How Does It Support Wildlife?

Keystone plants nurture an incredible amount of bird, insect and wildlife diversity. Here's why these ecosystem heroes should be in...


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How To Convert Your Lawn and Garden To Be Organic

Organic lawn care might seem overwhelming, but it's actually pretty simple and affordable to convert your yard or garden. Here's...


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How To Find Good Deals on Native Plants

Native plants are beneficial to birds, bees and ecosystems. They're also often cheap or even free. Here's how to find...


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What To Know About Mini Vegetables

If you have a sunny outdoor spot, a place to put a big container and a little time, you can...


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10 Best Annuals for Shady Spots

Brilliant blooms and fun foliage options are endless if you know where to look. Let's explore captivating types of annuals...

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12 Orange Flowers To Grow in Your Garden

Orange flowers pack a punch, making a bold statement in gardens, borders and containers. These extroverted flowers are NOT shrinking...


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10 Types of Flowers to Spruce Up Your Garden

Brighten your landscape with fanciful types of flowers that offer vibrant color in spring, summer and fall.


How and Why To Keep a Garden Journal

Just like gardens, garden journals come in all shapes and sizes. Once you start one, you'll love having a record...


10 Plants That Look Like They Were Created By Dr. Seuss

When you tire of growing common plants, it's time to pick some new ones from this list of fun, whimsical...


Is Celosia a Perennial?

I love seeing colorful celosia in fall-themed container gardens. But if it's planted in the ground, is celosia a perennial?...


What Is an Agrihood and Is It Right for You?

An agrihood is a community with a central farm or garden. Established intentionally or spontaneously, it offers easy access to...


10 Perennials To Add Color To Your Garden

Do you see too much green out the window and desire a more vibrant landscape? These colorful perennials will boost...


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18 Unusual Gardens Ideas To Consider

From simple to classic to surreal, we take a closer look at innovative garden designs that are out of the...


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9 Garden Styles From Around the World To Inspire You

By adding a few distinctive elements, you can recreate the garden styles of Europe, North Africa, the Far East and...

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Indoor Plant Shelf Ideas To Make More Space for Green

You can never have too many plants! Turn any room into a fresh oasis with these clever indoor plant shelf...


9 Winter Window Box Ideas

Boost curb appeal this season with these winter window box ideas including festive greenery, hardy flowers and bright holiday accents.


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8 Lawn Mower Brands To Consider

Here are some of the most trusted brands of lawnmowers for DIYers, whether you have your first home with a...


7 Covered Patio Ideas

Is your outdoor area too hot and sunny? Learn about shade solutions for your deck or patio, from large canopies...


What is a Victory Garden?

Born out of necessity during wartime, Victory Gardens now are a great way for gardeners to learn sustainability and self-reliance.


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What Regions and Zones are Best for Growing Hostas?

Hostas can grow in a wide range of U.S. regions and zones. Here are the areas where they absolutely thrive.