Garden Designing

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How to Build a Sand Garden

These Zen spaces encourage relaxation and rejuvenation.

13 Plants That Make Beautiful Garden Barriers

Cultivate these natural dividers as elegant fences or walls.

7 Ways to Get a Low-Water Yard

From landscaping rock to drought-tolerant plants, here are a few ways to reduce your yard's water consumption.

How to Be a Frugal Gardener

These tips can keep costs down without sacrificing your garden's bounty.

13 Colorful Plants for Your Fall Garden

You garden doesn't have to die away yet! Plant one of these for some last-minute color this year.

How to Make a Hedgerow

A hedgerow is a living alternative to a fence.

Make Your Own Kit to Test Soil pH

Checking the soil pH is a useful process.

4 Black-Eyed Susan Landscaping Ideas

They're an excellent addition to any garden.

How to Select Drought Tolerant Plants

Drought tolerant plants do well in almost any environment.

Choosing Companion Plants to Compliment a Camellia

Camellia is beautiful by itself, but you can blend it or accent it with the right companion plants.

How to Organize Your Garden

Gardens offer a rewarding space to unwind from the day and reap the personal satisfaction of growing your own food, flowers, and plants. It’s great to have seasonal produce ready to harvest for dinner or fresh flowers you can cut and take to a friend. But gardening requires some organization in order

How to Create a Secret Garden

A secret garden can provide the perfect outdoor escape.

5 Ways to Design a Small Urban Garden

A small space doesn't mean you can't have plants.

How to Double the Plants in Your Yard for Free

Plants are big business—making it challenging to landscape on a budget. Here’s how to propagate what you have, find free plants, and increase your landscaping for free!

4 Raised Garden Bed Ideas

Gardening doesn’t have to be backbreaking when your garden bed is raised!

Using Swiss Chard as a Companion Plant

Many gardeners will use plants, like Swiss Chard, as companion plants to help make their vegetable gardens healthier and free from pests.

6 Colorful Shade Plants

Spring is coming, so add a pop of color to your yard or garden to celebrate!

6 Biggest Beginner Gardening Mistakes

Want to start a garden this spring? Avoid making these common mistakes so that you're not disappointed in your first venture into planting.

How to Make a Raised Flower Bed with a Block Border

With the look of stone, or brick, or concrete, build your border in no time.

Answers to Landscaping Questions

9 questions about your lawn, answered.

4 DIY Home Permaculture Ideas

Gardens don't have to be expansive. Take advantage of small-scale growing and reap the same benefits.

Choosing Companion Plants for Your Boxwood

When landscaping with boxwood shrubs, it’s important to know the best companions you can plant with it for a rich aesthetic appeal.

How to Plant a Potager Garden

Love to cook? Consider building your own potager garden for the freshest vegetables and herbs.

No Dig Gardens

No need for a shovel, or to stoop when you plant or harvest.

What to Plant in Your Winter Garden

Fresh food and flowers, even after temperatures turn colder.

Inspired Balcony Gardens

Nowhere to exercise your green thumb? Build a beautiful garden suspended in air.

Planting by Height

Utilize height to achieve privacy or design.

Planting by Color

Use color to make your garden stand out from the bunch

Planting by Shape

Create dimension and texture in your garden with plants of all shapes and sizes

Therapeutic Gardening

Let your analyst's name be Rose (Garden).

How to Use Lettuce in Companion Planting

Lettuce is a great companion vegetable in your garden for onions, carrots, radishes, cucumber, and strawberries.

Drain Surface Water with Landscaping Techniques

Surface water drainage is necessary because accumulated water can damage or kill plants. Step 1 - Reason

How to Build a Chicken Coop

To raise healthy chickens that will produce many eggs for you and your family, they need to have somewhere

Landscape Designs: Create A Japanese Rock Garden

A Japanese rock garden can add charm and elegance to any landscape design project. They are relatively

Customize A Bird Bath For Your Yard

Adding a bird bath to your yard is an easy way to bring in some nice decorations, while also giving yourself

Restore That Antique Bird Bath

So you think you have an antique bird bath on your hands, and want to restore it to its former glory?

Knot Garden Designs

Knot gardens, first developed in the United Kingdom during the reign of Queen Elizabeth I, are formally

3 Benefits of a Rooftop Garden

Having a rooftop garden can add value to your home. But apart from the financial advantage to planting

Best Types Of Light For Plants

The best types of lights for plants depend on the needs of your plants and its environment. Artificial

Build Raised Wooden Beds in 4 Steps

A set of raised wooden beds is a great way for a beginning gardener to get started. These beds take a

Types Of Vines Used In A Vertical Garden

There are many types of vines used in vertical gardening that can be both attractive and functional.

Vertical Garden: Growing Perennial vs. Annual Vines

A vertical garden is a nice solution if you have limited space or don't want to spend a lot of time on

How to Create a Gravel Garden

A gravel garden can be a creative and easy way to landscape a large or small area, requires little maintenance

Creative Ways To Build A Vertical Garden

A vertical garden can be a creative way to utilize some extra space in your yard or improve the look