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.

Create an Easy Concrete Planter with Shapecrete

Create an easy concrete planter that you can make your own!

6 Colorful Shade Plants

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

How to Make a Bog Garden

Turn a mud puddle into the pride of your yard.

Planning and Laying Out a Low Flow Irrigation System

Plants, lawns and gardens all need water to thrive.

Stone Garden: Concepts of Eastern and Western Design

East or West, you can anchor your garden with stone.

Protecting Indoor Plants this Winter

The 5 factors you need to keep in mind.

2 Ways to Make Your Yard a Bird Haven

Attract a myriad of birds to your yard by completing these simple and fun projects.

Building an Arbor in Your Garden

Thinking about building an arbor in your garden this year but wondering if it will be worth the effort?

How to Lay Retaining Wall Blocks

When there is the need to build up a wall along a hillside, retaining wall blocks are a great solution.

10 Cheap and Beautiful Indoor Plants

These hardy varieties propagate easily.

4 Steps to Growing Spirea from Seeds

The flowering shrub spirea is among the easiest flowering shrubs to grow because they are tough.

Growing A Coneflower From Seeds

If planted correctly, growing coneflower from seeds results in a beautiful blossoming flowers.

Collecting Impatiens Seeds

Impatiens seeds can be collected from the flowers after the growing season.

Growing a Forsythia from Seeds

Forsythia are generally grown from cuttings but you can also propagate from forsythia seeds.

Growing Cucumbers in Containers

Set yourself up for a delicious pickle or salad harvest.

Growing a Linden Tree from Seeds

Growing a linden tree from seeds can be done outdoors during the fall season.