Planning a Garden

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10 Vegetables to Grow in Fall

Extend your gardening season with these cool-weather crops.

How to Build a Raised Garden Bed

Starting with a frame allows you to control soil quality.

10 Shrubs for Beautiful Fall Color

When the weather cools, don't let the garden fizzle out.

30 Flowers Fall Gardeners Love

Creating aesthetic interest in your garden is a breeze!

How to Create a Postage Stamp Garden

Even small spaces can grow valuable veggies.

How to Garden Vegetables in Raised Beds

These classic containers are both handsome and effective.

6 Indoor Micro Gardening Kits

It's like gardening, but easy.

What Plants Work Best for Rain Gardens?

These beauties love the water.

How to Be an Eco-Friendly Indoor Plant Collector

Can you proudly use the #ecofriendlyplantparent hashtag?

10 Beautiful Bug Eating Plants (and How to Love Them)

Some can thrive indoors, others are best in the wild.

Easy Ways to Attract Birds to Your Yard

Make your yard a bird's paradise by following these simple steps.

Winter Gardening for the Southeast

It's easy to create a winter oasis in the southeastern states with a beautiful garden using these tips.

5 Houseplants Perfect for the Bathroom

Some houseplants thrive in bathrooms, where the air is humid and the natural light is scarce.

Easy Ways to Landscape Around Trees

Make the best use of your trunk space.

How to Organize Your Garden

Here are some helpful tips for organizing your garden.

Flex Your Green Thumb with These 7 Garden-centric Projects

It's not hard to have a beautiful and sustainable yard! Give one of these easy DIYs a try!

Attracting Wildlife to Your Container Garden

Support the local environment and enrich your own.

DIY a Bean Pole Teepee

Create a fort for the kids in 5 steps.

What to Plant in Your Winter Garden

Fresh food and flowers, even after temperatures turn colder.

Gardening in Small Spaces

DIY tips to turn your thumbs green, and make your small spaces bloom.

No Dig Gardens

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

Planting by Height

Utilize height to achieve privacy or design.

Planting by Shape

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