Flower Garden Maintenance

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How to Layer Flower Beds

Layering flowers gives each optimal growing conditions.

How to Transplant a Plant

Move a plant from one spot to another in 5 steps.

Flowerbed Edging: What to Know

Don't skimp on research before you add your own practical and decorative edge to your flowerbed.

Building a Flower Bed Border

Give your garden that little something extra by install a decorative and practical edge.

Growing and Caring for Poinsettia Plants

Make your poinsettia last long beyond the holiday season.

Landscaping with Your Flower Bed: Choosing a Location

Choose a location for placement that's easy to maintain.

How to Clean Your Flower Bed

It helps your garden design pop.

Preserving the Color of Blue Delphinium Blooms

Your soil gets all the credit for the blues.

Create a Flowerbed and Bring in the Butterflies

Butterflies are one of natures most elegant and beautiful creatures. One of the best ways to attract a plethora of these interesting winged pixies to your yard is by creating a butterfly garden. There are numerous variations of butterfly gardens and no real “wrong” way to go about constructing one,

Cutting Hyacinth Flowers

Hyacinth can provide lasting blooms even after being cut.

How to Remove Ivy from a Brick Wall

Ivy can cause damage to walls.

How to Transplant Rhododendrons

Make sure that your rhododendrons remain healthy and thriving.

Gorgeous Summer Flower Seeds to Throw in the Garden and Forget About

These gorgeous summer flowers are extremely easy to grow from seed and will make your life a whole lot easier, not to mention, a little more special.

Decorating With Flower Pots

Decorating with flower pots is an easy and inexpensive way to add to the décor of your home. Flower

Azalea Diseases Explained

Azaleas are beautiful flowers that are easy to plant and maintain, and they bloom in many different colors.

11 Facts on African Flowers

There are many different types of African flowers due to the very different climates which the African

Working With Trumpet Lily In Your Garden

The trumpet lily is common to tropical and subtropical regions around the globe. There are dozens of

Growing Plants With Artificial Light: The Best Techniques

Giving plants artificial light has many benefits. They allow you to have a year round, indoor growing

Growing Passiflora in 7 Steps

Passiflora is very beautiful, even though it is a common weed that grows in ditches and fields in the

Plant a Hawaiian Flower Garden

Planting a Hawaiian flower garden is an excellent way to fill your yard with the color and beauty which

Canna Lily Care Guide

Canna lilies are beautiful flowers that can thrive inside or out with the right soil and enough light. The

Growing Flowers In A Vertical Garden

Creating a vertical garden will add a unique, attractive element to landscaping efforts. Vertical gardens

How To Space Your Poppies

If you are considering beautiful poppies for your flowerbeds or containers, you'll be pleased to find

Transplanting A Poppy

Most varieties of poppy plants don't respond well to transplanting. In fact, you should avoid transplanting

Dividing Your Poppies

Like other perennials, poppies must be divided in order to maintain optimal health. Divide your poppies

Preventing Poppy Diseases

The poppy is known for its lovely large, bright red flowers that beautify any garden. Some of the flowers

How to Prune Forsythia

Forsythia is a bush-type plant that produces an abundance of yellow flowers each season. If your plant

Drying Gardenia Flowers

Gardenia flowers are favored for their appearance and fragrance. To keep the look of the flower many

Cutting a Gerbera Daisy Flower

Gerbera daisies are a flower native to South Africa and resemble the common daisy grown in many gardens

Dividing Hyacinth Bulbs in 3 Steps

Dividing hyacinth bulbs on a fairly regular basis—about once every two or three years— reduces

Getting the Best Bloom from Your Gardenia Flowers

You can get the best bloom from your gardenia flowers by proper plant care. Gardenia is not only prized

Cutting Zinnia Flowers

Cut zinnia flowers are beautiful to have in your home. Even better than having them in your home, is

3 Ways To Improve Camellia Flower Blooms

Camellia flowers come in several different beautiful colors. They have specific preferences when it comes

Potting vs. Planting Camellia Flowers

Camellia flowers can flourish whether they are potted or planted. You can make tea or enjoy a vase full

Cutting Camellia Flowers

The evergreen, camellia shrub is perfectly suited for household gardens. Gardeners often grow it for

How to Cut Forsythia Flowers

Forsythia flowers, with their graceful four-petalled star shape, are one of the most vibrant signs that

Planting Dill in Your Flower Garden

Flowering annuals such as dill not only are tasty and edible herbs, but they add charm to a garden. Planting

Get Your Flower Bed Ready for Spring

Whether you have a new flower bed or are renovating an older one, whether it is part of your garden or

How to Transform a Flower Bed into a Rock Garden

The process of turning a flower bed into a rock garden will take a little planning and time. If you do

Create a Weed Free Flower Bed

Almost without exception, flower bed gardeners will agree that weeds are among the most frustrating challenges

3 Tips for a Zen Flower Garden

If you are searching for a creative and appealing alternative to a standard flower bed, consider installing

Building a Flower Bed on a Bank

Planting a flower bed on a slope can add a beautiful addition to your landscaping. However, it takes

Building a Flower Bed around a Tree

Building a flower bed around a tree can add a beautiful and neat appearance to your landscaping. This

Prevent Grass from Growing in a Flower Bed

Flower beds are lovely accents for landscaped homes, which add a flair to a home's curb appeal. Flower

Selecting Plants for a Cottage Flower Garden

Selecting plants for a cottage flower garden will give your home greater beauty and value, while making