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Timely tips and ideas all year to inspire you and help you succeed with your garden.
  • Ten Ways to Use Rosemary

    10 Ways to Use Rosemary Rosemary is a hardy evergreen shrub that is easy to grow and is also very useful. Among it many uses, it's prized in the culinary world for its flavorful leaves. It also has a lovely fragrance and pretty small blue flowers in spring. While there are [...] Read Full Article
  • One Door Three Ways

    A wreath, garland, and pots is all you need to create a festive Christmas doorway in any style. Here we take those elements and show them in a traditional, natural, and whimsical design. What's your favorite style?       Get the [...] Read Full Article
  • Deck the Halls

    Decking your home for Christmas with fresh garland adds beauty and fragrance. Garland can be used to decorate indoors and out. Drape garland on your mantle, adorn your doorway, wrap it around your staircase and your mailbox. The options are endless.   Types of Garland Cedar Garland is the easiest type of fresh garland [...] Read Full Article
  • Beautiful Blooming Bulbs for Christmas

    Each year at Christmas time, you've probably been in a friend or family member's home who has beautiful blooming Amaryllis and fragrant Paperwhites blooming indoors. Now is the time to plant Amaryllis and Paperwhites, if you want to have them blooming in your home this year. It takes about 6 [...] Read Full Article
  • Caring for Air Plants

    Tillandsias - Airplants Air plants, also called tillandsias, are an easy to grow. Their unique and stylish appearance and growth habit make them a conversation starter. They can add a bit of whimsy or elegance to any room depending on the way you choose to display them. And, they are happy [...] Read Full Article
  • Maize Craze

    Indian corn has always been a favorite fall decoration. It has colorful kernels that symbolize the harvest season. It's quick and easy to decorate with Indian corn. Here are some quick and easy ideas for using Indian Corn.   Tie three cobs of Indian corn together with ribbon or raffia and hang [...] Read Full Article
  • Living Lanterns

    Okay...we're warning you!!... If you plant Living lanterns in your fall container gardens you will be asked by everyone who sees it... "Ooooh what is that?" and "Where did you get it?" So, here's a little information that you can pass along when you are asked.   About Living Lanterns They are known by many names... Chinese Lanterns [...] Read Full Article
  • National Apple Month

    October is National Apple Month. It's time to celebrate the apple harvests. Just thinking about apple pies, apple tarts, candied apples, and hot apple cider will have your mouth watering. With so many yummy apple dishes to make and enjoy, why not plant a tree and grow your very own apples?   There [...] Read Full Article
  • Let Us Grow Lettuce

    Fall is a great season for gardeners. While it’s sad to say goodbye to fresh summer vegetables for a while, there are plenty of great cool season leafy greens to keep us going and eating healthy. Plant lettuce and other greens to use in delicious salads and stews this fall. Why [...] Read Full Article
  • Fall in Love with Fall

    Labor Day marks the unofficial end to summer which means it’s time to start celebrating fall. That means it's time to bring home colorful fall flowers, plant fall edibles, and decorate with fall decor.   Celebrate with Fall Flowers Chrysanthemums (Mums) - are the official flower of fall. They are a beautiful way to [...] Read Full Article
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  • Annuals & Perennials

    Read tips and advice for growing annuals and perennials in your garden.

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  • Edible Gardening

    Click to read more about different types of edible gardens and how to start your own!

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  • Trees & Shrubs

    Learn more about the best trees and shrubs for your yard and the best practices for caring for specific trees and shrubs.

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  • Garden Care

    Read tips and advice for general garden care.

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  • Indoor Gardening

    Ideas for best enjoying an indoor garden.

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  • Holidays

    Ideas for holiday decor and gifts!

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  • Container Gardening

    Learn about container gardening with articles on making your own container garden, caring for container gardens and more!

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  • Shade Gardening

    Learn the best tips for shade gardening!

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  • Birds & Butterflies

    Ideas for attracting birds & butterflies to your garden.

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  • Garden Design

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  • Outdoor Living

    Tips and ideas for enjoying some outdoor living.

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