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How Long Does Asparagus Take to Grow? Sep 12, 2019

By: Margeaux Emery

This vegetable can rival a sloth for slowness. Learn two ways to hurry things up.

How to Grow Asparagus From Seed Sep 13, 2019

By: Margeaux Emery

Saving money is one of several advantages of starting asparagus from seed. Here’s how you can benefit.

How to Grow Cucumbers in a Pot Sep 13, 2019

By: Margeaux Emery

Growing cool, crunchy cucumbers in a container is easy if you know the steps. These basics will make them a success.

15 Fall Gardening Essentials Under $50 Sep 9, 2019

Get your garden ready for fall with these outdoor must-haves you can grab on Amazon.

7 Essentials You Need to Prepare Your Garden for Fall Sep 9, 2019

Shop everything you need to get your lawn and garden in order for fall.

Enchanting Fairy Gardens We Want to Live In 27 Photos

We're head-over-heels for these magical, mini landscapes.

10 Tall Shrubs That Thrive in the Shade 10 Photos

Count on shrubs to add height to planting areas in part to full shade.

The Best Flowers for Pots in Full Sun 10 Photos

If you have sunny spots crying out for color, tuck some of these plants into pots—and get ready for a season-long show.

The Best Flowers to Plant in Fall 10 Photos

Fall isn’t just for football and leaf peeping—it’s also one of the best seasons for planting. Spruce up your yard with colorful fl …

What Flowers Grow Best in the Shade 10 Photos

Brighten dark corners of your yard with annual and perennial bloomers that are made for the shade.

The Best Flowers for Full Sun 10 Photos

Find the prettiest bloomers for your yard’s sunny spots from this collection of low-maintenance perennials.

The Best Flowers to Plant in Spring 10 Photos

When robins sing to welcome spring, grab your trowel for planting. You can tuck all kinds of plants into your yard as spring unfol …

15 Shrubs for Shade Gardens 16 Photos

See our favorite shrubs that flower and flourish in the shadows.

Where is the Best Place to Put a Hummingbird Feeder? Jul 30, 2019

Invite energetic hummers to your yard with a nectar-filled feeder.

Can You Plant Apple Seeds From Store-Bought Apples? Aug 21, 2019

These days, most apple trees aren’t grown from seed, but that doesn’t mean you can’t try. If you’ve got gardening ambitions to riv …

Bonsai Tree Turning Brown? Aug 14, 2019

Growing bonsai isn't just an art — it's also a science. Learn more about how to grow a healthy bonsai tree, and what might be wron …

6 Things That Can Go Wrong With Succulents Aug 13, 2019

Too much water and not enough sun are big-time problems for these desert natives.

How to Make Your Own Seed-Starting Mix Aug 13, 2019

Save money when you start seeds by making your own homemade seeding mix.

Black Spots on Succulents Aug 12, 2019

Sunburns and fungus and virus, oh my. Here’s what to do when black spots spoil your succulents.

How Far Apart to Plant Blueberries Plants Aug 12, 2019

The secret to a great blueberry crop is picking and placing the right types so they’ll cross-pollinate.

Can I Plant Blueberries and Raspberries Together? Aug 12, 2019

They’re both berries, so they should go together like peanut butter and jelly, right? Wrong.

How Often Do You Water Succulents? Aug 12, 2019

These tough plants don’t need daily water. Here’s how to give them the amount they need to keep them thriving.

How to Grow Strawberries in Pots Aug 13, 2019

By: Margeaux Emery

Learn how to easily grow juicy strawberries in containers for a delicious harvest.

How to Grow Onions From Scraps Aug 12, 2019

By: Margeaux Emery

Don't throw those scraps away! We've put together easy and effortless ways to regrow onions and save $$ on groceries.

How to Grow Dragon Fruit From Seed Aug 12, 2019

By: Margeaux Emery

These bold, dramatic plants thrive indoors and out.

How to Get Rid of Fungus in Garden Soil Aug 9, 2019

Of all the problems that plague a garden, soil-borne pathogens are the worst. Here’s what to do when a fungus wrecks your plants.

What Is the Difference Between Potting Soil and Garden Soil? Aug 9, 2019

Potting soil won’t work in your garden, and garden soil won’t work in your pots. Here’s why.

How Far Apart Do You Plant Apple Trees? Aug 9, 2019

Learn how to space apple trees when planting more info about choosing trees and growing apples.

Easy Flowers to Grow in Pots 10 Photos

Geraniums, petunias and mums are just a few colorful, practically carefree plants for pots and other containers.

How to Save a Drowning Plant Aug 7, 2019

Been giving your houseplants too much TLC? Learn how to rescue overwatered plants.

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