How To Build a Planter Box for Your Deck Railing
Add a little greenery to your outdoor refuge with this easy-to-build planter box that sits on the railing.
10 New Award-Winning Vegetables for 2024
Sometimes, newer really is better. Meet some recent All-America Selections winners that are a distinct improvement over previous vegetable varieties.
10 Award-Winning New Flowers to Plant in 2024
These bright and beautiful annual flowers will make phenomenal additions to your home or garden. Learn all about them.
How To Make a Birdbath
Create this leaf-shaped birdbath in a few hours with common tools and materials.
Husqvarna 455 Rancher Chainsaw Review: A Powerful Saw Capable of Nearly Any Task
With hundreds of trees on my property, I'm constantly managing growth, clearing dead trees and removing invasive species. I tested...
Solo Stove’s New Mesa Heat Deflector Increases Your Fire Pit’s Heating Radius
Solo Stove’s all-new Mesa heat deflector keeps everyone warm around the outdoor table. Best of all? It takes...
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...
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.
Review: I Tried the Solo Stove Patio Heater, and Here’s How It Went
The Solo Stove Patio Heater is back in stock, and we tried it to let you know how it works...
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.
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...
10 Handy Gardening Tips for Busy People
Love to garden but short on time? Here are some tips that will help you plant, water and weed more...
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...