10 Poisonous Plants You Might Have Around Your Home and Yard
From sago palms to milkweed, there are toxic plants all around us. But they're not all monsters. Here's how to...
How To Build a Birdhouse
Get rid of that pile of wood scraps by making this distinctive DIY birdhouse.
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How To Read Plant Tags
Plant tags are vital for helping you choose your green friends wisely, but they also have pitfalls. Here's what to...
If You Want to Support Your Local Wildlife, Plant This
The humble milkweed feeds dozens of animals and insects, enriching your local ecosystem.
I Tried the Solo Stove Chair, and It’s Now My Favorite Seat Around the Fire Pit
Our favorite fire pit brand now makes an Adirondack chair, and we tested it to see if the...
Guide To Growing and Forcing Hyacinth Bulbs
Hyacinths are easy to grow in a garden and they're also one of the easiest flowers to force into bloom...
This Ancient Garden Watering System Is Still the Best
For 4,000 years, gardeners in arid regions have used clay pots to water their plants. You can also use this...
Guide To Growing Snowdrop Flowers
Plant snowdrop flower bulbs in fall and enjoy their first flowers in late winter.
Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Put Up Honey Bee Hives
Honey bees are a worthy hobby for some. But if conservation is your goal, you're buzzing around the wrong hive.
What Is Lasagna Gardening?
I built my garden beds without digging or tilling any soil — and without any noodles, either. Here's what lasagna...
Guide To Growing Autumn Crocuses and Colchicums
Although they look like spring flowers, I'm delighted to see the flowers of colchicums and autumn crocuses blooming in my...
Plant Crocuses in Your Lawn in Fall for Spring Flowers
I love my lawn in late winter when the crocuses I've planted begin to bloom. I love seeing them, and...
I Tried the Handy Brush Grubber and Pulling Brush and Shrubs Has Never Been Easier
Every homeowner gets unwanted saplings and brush that magically sprout in their landscape. The Handy Brush Grubber helps...
What Is the Lasagna Planting Method?
Planting spring flowering bulbs in the garden in layers, a process called lasagna planting, provides a continuous spring flower display.
10 Flowers to Plant This Fall
Fall gardening doesn't have to be just tidying up and storing things. Here are big-payoff flowers to plant in the...
I’m an Experienced Gardener, and I Love the Liberty Garden Hose Reel
The Liberty Garden hose reel is the easiest way to keep your garden hose tidy and off the ground in...
7 Best Worm Composting Bins to Turn Food Scraps Into Fertilizer
Worm composting bins turn table scraps into free fertilizer. Plus, they offer hours of entertainment.
We Tried the Stihl BR 600 Backpack Blower, and It’s a Must-Have for Fall Cleanup
The Stihl BR 600 backpack blower is fuel efficient and durable, and it produces low exhaust emissions and...
Solitary Bees: Nature’s Unsung Heroes
Honey bees get all the attention, while solitary bees do most of the work. Let's give solitary bees their day...
Save Money and Get More Out of Your Fall Flower Planters
Perennials can bloom in your fall flower planters now and be part of your perennial garden next spring.
This Zip Tie Hack Will Make Trimming Ornamental Grasses a Breeze
Gather, cut and dispose of excess grass in seconds!