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What Is Winter Sowing?

Using commonly recycled containers and a few hardy seeds, you can make your own mini greenhouses

How to Build a Shed: 2011 Garden Shed

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Want to build this stellar storage shed? The full project...

What to Know About a Subcompact Tractor

With long-running diesel engines and chassis made for chores, tractors are workhorses for any landowner. If you measure your property...

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How to Build a Simple Gardening Bench

Build this lovely and functional garden bench in half a day. Here's how.

How To Grow Beans

Beans are an easy vegetable to grow in a summer garden. They are also fun for kids to grow.

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9 Perennials You Should Divide in Spring

Want free perennials? Divide perennials in spring so you'll have more to transplant in your garden and share with family...

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Garden Cultivator vs Tiller: What’s the Difference?

Don't confuse a cultivator with a tiller; they're different tools for different jobs. Here's how to decide which is right...

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10 Plant Stands You and Your Indoor Plants Will Love

Houseplants are having a moment in a big way, and this collection of must-have indoor plant stands celebrates the best...

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9 Things Master Gardeners Wouldn’t Do in Their Gardens

We asked master gardeners for advice to help the rest of us garden like the pros. Here are the top...

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13 Perennials You Didn’t Know You Could Divide

Dividing perennials is good for them! And you get new plants for your yard and garden, or to give to...

11 Best Trailing Plants

For wall planters, hanging baskets and more, trailing plants add a touch of elegance and tons of eye-catching dimension. Here...

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10 Best Houseplants To Propagate

Plant propagation is a cost-effective way to create more plants. Experts say you're likely to have success with these 10...

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When and How To Repot a Plant

Repotting plants is essential, but how can you tell when a plant has outgrown its container? Experts explain when and...

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Can I Replant Potted Bulbs?

Is the pot of tulips you received this spring worth saving? Find out which types of bulbs are worth your...

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What You Need to Know Before Buying Indoor Plants Online

Ready to buy indoor plants online? Read these tips from an indoor plant expert about what you should know before...

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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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What To Know About Houseplant Propagation

Houseplant propagation is a fun, creative and budget-friendly way for home gardeners to create more plants.

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How to Propagate Succulents from a Cutting, Leaf or Pup

Ready to grow your collection of houseplants? Learn how to propagate succulents to create new plants for free.

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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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What To Do With a New Plant When You Bring It Home

Wondering what to do with a plant you impluse bought or received as a gift? Fear not! Here's helpful advice...

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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...

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The Best Garden Cultivators

Garden cultivators help stir soil and mix in fertilizer and compost to prepare planting areas for the growing season. Which...

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8 Best Stand Up Weed Pullers

Weeding is back-breaking and time-consuming. A gardening expert gave us advice about stand up weed pullers. Here's what we learned.

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Buyer’s Guide to Garden Spades

A garden spade is the go-to tool for many yard and garden tasks. But what makes one garden spade different...

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Here’s Why You Should Grow Lemon Trees in Your House During Winter

Cheerful and fragrant lemon trees can bring a little sunshine into your home, even during the chilliest days of winter.

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What I Wish I Knew Before Starting a Compost Bin

Set yourself up for success by making your compost bin easy to use and simple to maintain.

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9 Inspiring Garden Décor Ideas

Garden design goes beyond the plants. Try some of these garden décor ideas for an original outdoor space.

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Do Substratum Soil and Bedrock Affect My Garden?

Depending on the depth of your soil, these low-lying strata can impact the success of your garden and lawn.

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What To Do if You Have Clay Garden Soil

Home gardeners often regard clay soil with dread. But clay soil can be beneficial to your garden — if you...

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What Is Clay Soil?

Everyone's heard of clay soil, but do you really know what it is? If your garden beds are clay, here's...

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9 Vegetables To Plant in Winter

For much of the U.S., there's no need to shut down the garden once winter rolls in. Here's what to...