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Turn your outdoor space into an oasis with picture-perfect flowers and vegetables—and all the tips you’ll need to make them flourish. Worried that you have a brown thumb? You won’t by the time we get through with you!

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How to Care for Spider Plants

These hanging beauties are easy to look after, and they even grow their own family. Here's what to know about spider plant care.

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19 Plants That Are Poisonous to Dogs

Listen up, pet parents! Your home may have poisonous plants for dogs, and it's time you made some smart plant...


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15 Tall Indoor Plants to Add to Your Home

Tall indoor plants add depth, height and texture to any room


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21 Small Indoor Plants for Apartment Dwellers

You don't need a green thumb—or a ton of space—for these compact beauties to brighten up your home


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12 Plant Watering Tips: How Often and How Much to Water Houseplants

Be flexible, and let the soil guide when your plants need a drink

Caring for My Mother’s Plants Is Helping Prepare Me for a Life Without Her

Sometimes I hate caring for my mother's plants, but I know they'll be a source of comfort in the future


Why Houseplants Are Better Than Dogs

Keeping my leafy roommates alive is my ideal way to be a caregiver

How to Build a Hydroponic Garden in Just a Few Easy Steps

Hydroponic gardening is a great way to grow food—without soil—in smaller spaces. Here's what you need to know.


Here’s What It Means If You See White Fungus Balls in Soil

They pop up seemingly out of nowhere, but should you be concerned? We got the scoop on those strange, little...


How to Grow Your Own Food: A Beginner’s Guide

Everything you need to know about growing your own food at home, whether you have a large backyard or a...


Here’s What It Means If You See Powdery Mildew on Your Plants

Getting rid of powdery mildew on plants is easier than you may think.

10 Mosquito-Repelling Plants You Need in Your Backyard ASAP

Why invest in pesticides or bug sprays to control mosquitoes when you can repel them naturally with plants?


16 Best Compost Bins for Turning Table Scraps Into Gardening Gold

Ready to start composting? Here are the best bins and pails to choose from.


The Meaning Behind Your 50 Favorite Flowers

From honoring rainbow-riding goddesses to warding off monsters, your favorite flowers have some fascinating stories behind their colorful blooms.


Why Does My Plant Have Brown Tips on the Leaves?

Noticing brown tips on leaves of your indoor plants? Solve the problem with proper watering and fertilizing tips from a...


9 Best Plant Subscription Boxes For a Greener, Happier Home

Give the gift of greenery all year long.

15 Colorful Flowers That Grow in Shade

Love flowers but think your garden doesn't get enough sun? These shade flowers grow happily even without a lot of...


15 Toxic Plants You May Already Have at Home

When it comes to houseplants, sometimes the beautiful can be itchy—or deadly.


20 Low-Maintenance Houseplants Anyone Can Grow

Don't have a green thumb? Don't worry! These low-maintenance indoor plants will stay green with even the tiniest bit of...


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20 Plants That Are Poisonous for Cats

They may be pretty…but they’re also pretty toxic to our feline friends.


13 Indoor Hanging Plants That Will Liven Up Your Home

Get ready to bring the outdoors inside! These gorgeous hanging plants will add instant ambiance to any space—and boost your...


How to Revive a Dead or Dying Plant: 10 Simple Steps

Appearances can be deceiving, so even if a plant looks dead, it may not be. Try these expert gardening tricks...


8 Best Fruit Trees You Can Grow Indoors

Love fruit trees but don't have a backyard or garden space? No problem! You can grow these indoor fruit trees...


The 18 Best Places to Buy Plants Online

Forget getting your hands dirty. All you have to do is point, click, and pot.


20 Air-Purifying Plants for Your Home

These plants will spruce up your home and help to make your space—and you—healthier in a number of ways.

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30 Best Artificial Plants You Can’t Tell Are Fake (and Where to Buy Them)

Don't exactly have a green thumb? Not to worry—here are the best fake plants you can buy that will elevate...


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15 Easiest Vegetables to Grow at Home

Don't have a green thumb? Don't worry! These veggies are so easy to grow, even beginners will end up with...


How to Make Compost at Home to Enrich Your Garden

Here's everything you need to know about how to make compost at home.


13 Ways Your Yard Is Giving Burglars Clues

When it comes to keeping your home safe, what you have on your front lawn can be what attracts a...


28 Low-Light Indoor Plants That Thrive in Near Darkness

These low-light houseplants thrive without direct sunlight, so now you can have a touch of Mother Nature in every corner...


29 Best Indoor Plants to Spruce Up Your Space

Brighten up your home with a touch of Mother Nature—we've found the best indoor houseplants for every room in your...