Gardening Tips

How to Grow Sunflowers
How to Grow Sunflowers

Here are some tips for planting and growing sunflowers. >>

10 Secrets to Colorful Container Gardens
10 Secrets to Colorful Container Gardens

Container gardens are the perfect way to liven up your front entrance, create a small herb garden… >>

How to Grow Herbs in Any Environment
How to Grow Herbs in Any Environment

Fresh herbs can transform an OK meal into an “Oh, wow!” one. And they’re amazingly easy to… >>

Use Recycled Cooking Water to Feed Your Garden
Use Recycled Cooking Water to Feed Your Garden

Boiled foods release nutrients of one kind or another, so why pour their cooking water down the… >>

What to Grow in Small Gardens
What to Grow in Small Gardens

If your answer to “How does your garden grow?” is a disgruntled, “Small,” you’re not… >>

How to Make a Mini Rain Barrel
How to Make a Mini Rain Barrel

Save water--and money--by watering your garden Mother Nature’s way. All you need is an old water… >>

4 Weekend Garden Projects Anyone Can Do
4 Weekend Garden Projects Anyone Can Do

We’ve scoured the Internet for easy gardening projects that celebrate the best of spring. Check… >>

The Nature of Rock Garden Design
The Nature of Rock Garden Design

Trying to dig up a new garden design idea? Try a rock garden. They're the right scale for small… >>

Make Your Own Nontoxic Pesticides
Make Your Own Nontoxic Pesticides

Backyard gardeners tend to use three times as much pesticide as farmers. But you can make your own… >>

9 Delicious Fruits to Grow Indoors
9 Delicious Fruits to Grow Indoors

Peaches, grapes, figs and strawberries are just a few of the plants that can be grown right in your… >>

6 Tips to Help You Create a Lush Lawn
6 Tips to Help You Create a Lush Lawn

Does the grass always look greener on the other side? Check out these 6 easy tips for a green lawn. >>

5 Pesky Garden Pests and How to Get Rid of Them Naturally
5 Pesky Garden Pests and How to Get Rid of Them Naturally

Slugs, aphids, and grubs, oh my! Here are some simple ways to get rid of the most common garden… >>

5 Strategies for Keeping Four-Legged Visitors Out of Your Yard
5 Strategies for Keeping Four-Legged Visitors Out of Your Yard

Unwelcome visitors in your yard? Here are 5 easy ways to protect your yard and garden. >>

Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Yard and Garden
Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Yard and Garden

The snow and ice have melted, but this winter’s wild storms have left yards across the country in… >>

Build Your Own Backyard Hanging Garden
Build Your Own Backyard Hanging Garden

Build your own garden of hanging potted plants. >>

How to Grow Great Vegetables
How to Grow Great Vegetables

Whether you’re planting in pots or a large backyard patch, here are a few tips to green your… >>

Grow Your Own Asparagus
Grow Your Own Asparagus

It's not as tricky as you think... and its fresh taste is fantastic! >>

How to Grow Parsnips in the Garden
How to Grow Parsnips in the Garden

Why spend money on fresh veggies when you can get them from your own garden? Here's a step-by-step… >>

How to Grow Organic Eggplant in Your Garden
How to Grow Organic Eggplant in Your Garden

Craving some homemade Baba Ganoush? The first step is getting some of your favorite purple… >>

Growing Organic Squash and Pumpkin Basics
Growing Organic Squash and Pumpkin Basics

These orange treats are not just for fall holidays! Enjoy them year-round from your own garden! >>