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12 Ways To Go Low Maintenance in Your Yard 12 Photos

Give your landscape a low-maintenance, (plus cost-saving, less back-breaking and earth-friendly) makeover with these easy-to-use t …

How to Transplant Succulents Jul 16, 2019

Succulent plants are very easy to transplant into different garden settings and are perhaps the easiest plants of all to grow from …

Best Soil for Succulents in Pots Jul 16, 2019

No two gardeners use the same potting mix for succulents, but they all start with similar basic ingredients that help plants hold …

How to Prepare Soil for a Garden Jul 16, 2019

Learn how to thoroughly prepare soil for a successful garden.

How Deep Should Mulch Be? Jul 16, 2019

Best depth of mulch depends on the plant. Find out what's right for whatever you're growing, plus get more expert mulching advice.

Fruits and Vegetables That Grow in the Shade 17 Photos

Though most vegetable plants require full sun (6+ hours a day) to produce the fresh foods we love, some vegetables and fruits can …

How Long Does It Take to Grow Hydroponic Vegetables? Jul 16, 2019

Growing vegetables hydroponically has many benefits, including time to harvest. Learn more about hydroponics, the benefits and wha …

10 Ways to Keep Your Garden Looking Neat + Tidy 10 Photos

Use these quick tips to keep your garden looking polished.

Best Plants for a Betta Fish Jul 16, 2019

We share five low-maintenance plants that will help keep your betta fish happy and thriving. Plus, get tips on how to properly pla …

How Do Carpenter Bee Traps Work? Jul 16, 2019

Say goodbye to those pesky carpenter bees for good with the help of a handy trap.

Here's How To Pick Perfect Produce Every Single Time Jul 9, 2019

Follow these produce-picking guidelines, and you’ll never waste money on less-than-perfect fruit and veggies again.

A Sustainable Garden Grows in Savannah 29 Photos

The Savannah College of Art and Design's new apiary and organic garden celebrates the university's 40th anniversary and the teachi …

12 Things You Maybe Didn't Know About Lavender 13 Photos

This flowering plant has a rich history and there are a plethora of ways to utilize lavender, from cooking to keeping bugs away.

Can You Mix Potting Soil With Garden Soil? Jul 16, 2019

Potting soil and garden soil are different, and they have different uses in the garden. Learn more about these materials, what the …

Are Ladybugs Good for the Garden? Jul 16, 2019

Ladybugs, also known as lady beetles or ladybird beetles, are considered beneficial insects in the garden because they are predato …

How to Germinate Flower and Vegetable Seeds in Paper Towels Jul 16, 2019

Tackle seed starting with confidence using these seed germination tips.

How Do You Know When Carrots Are Ready to Harvest? Jul 16, 2019

Size, color and timing are all factors that determine when to pick your garden carrots.

Easiest Vegetables to Grow in Flower Pots 9 Photos

It's easy to grow vegetables like tomatoes, lettuce, squash, strawberries and more in containers. Just be mindful of the size of y …

How Far Apart Should Tomatoes Be Planted? Jul 16, 2019

Tomato plant spacing depends on a few factors, including the variety type and the type of garden. Follow our advice and you'll be …

How Long Does It Take for Tomato Seeds to Germinate? Jul 16, 2019

It’s important to understand germination when you’re starting tomato plants from seed. Know what to expect and how to troubleshoot …

How to Create Indoor Bonsai Gardens Jun 7, 2019

Bring beautiful, living trees into your home when you practice the ancient art of Bonsai.

Tips for Growing and Using Rosemary Jun 28, 2019

It’s easy to grow your own rosemary, a traditional Mediterranean herb that’s beloved everywhere. Just follow these few simple step …

Garden With the Moon Jun 3, 2019

Wonder if lunar gardening is right for you? Learn more about following the moon as you tackle garden tasks.

How to Build a Raised Garden Bed From Pallets Jul 16, 2019

Learn how to create a mobile container garden with a wooden pallet, reclaimed shutters and casters.

Beautiful Bonsai: 30 Ideas for Growing Small Trees and Other Plants 30 Photos

The art of bonsai is more than 1,000 years old. Explore the trees, shrubs, perennials and vines you can use to create your own sub …

How To Grow Tomatillos May 23, 2019

Tart and tasty tomatillos are your secret weapon when it comes to making authentic Mexican food. Here’s all you need to know about …

22 Easy-to-Grow Annual Flowers That Thrive in the Shade 22 Photos

Brighten dark corners with the flower power of made-for-the-shade annuals.

30 Whimsical Container Gardens Made on the Cheap 30 Photos

There's no need to spend big bucks on planters and flower pots. Look around the house or scour thrift stores and flea markets for …

Everything You Need to Start a Backyard Beehive 10 Photos

The world honey bee population is dwindling, so if you aspire to be a backyard beekeeper, now's the time. Here's what you need to …

25 Shade-Loving Plants for Containers and Hanging Baskets 25 Photos

Looking to add color to a shady spot in the yard or under a covered patio or porch? Here is our list of perennials that love life …

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