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How to grow moss where a grass lawn will not survive

How to grow moss where a grass lawn will not survive

Have patches where grass won't grow in your yard? Learn how to grow moss with our planting guide to add some beautiful green moss to your yard.
Begonia blooms side by side on table

This is how often you should be watering your begonias

This is how often you should be watering your begonias

The watering needs of begonias can change with how mature they get. Our step-by-step guide will help you ensure beautiful blooms.
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Does storing carrots in water help keep them fresh?

Does storing carrots in water help keep them fresh?

Can you keep carrots fresh in water? Let's talk about it
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How to propagate blackberries: 4 easy ways to increase your berry harvest

How to propagate blackberries: 4 easy ways to increase your berry harvest

There are several effective ways to propagate blackberries to increase your harvest. Here are some of our favorites.
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How to get rid of thrips on houseplants

How to get rid of thrips on houseplants

Houseplants or outdoor gardens can become infested with thrips. Here are some natural ways to get rid of them without using harmful insecticides.
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How to use coconut coir in gardening

How to use coconut coir in gardening

Coconut coir can be a great asset to your garden -- here's how to use it properly for the best results
Green Grass Field

5 fantastic backyard design apps to help you craft your own personal oasis

5 fantastic backyard design apps to help you craft your own personal oasis

Looking for outdoor landscape inspiration? These backyard design apps will make crafting your perfect backyard so easy.
Hibiscus Flower

Protecting hibiscus flowers from pests: The basics

Protecting hibiscus flowers from pests: The basics

Want to keep your hibiscus healthy? Learn how to get rid of pests and whether vinegar will kill aphids that often attack hibiscus plants. 
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When to apply fertilizer to your vegetable garden for the best, tastiest results

When to apply fertilizer to your vegetable garden for the best, tastiest results

Looking forward to those tasty summer and fall vegetables? Here's when to apply fertilizer to your vegetable garden for the best harvest.
lavender flowers clustered together

Growing lavender from cuttings: Everything you need to know

Growing lavender from cuttings: Everything you need to know

You want to fill your garden with lavender, but what if you only have one plant? Learn how you can propagate lavender from cuttings.
Lithops in a collection of pots

Lithops care: how to plant, water, and tend to your living stone plants

Lithops care: how to plant, water, and tend to your living stone plants

Lithops, unlike other houseplants, are very finicky when it comes to water. Here's why this picky succulent requires a particular watering schedule.
Compost in brown bag on a floor

How to store compost: Tips and tricks you need to know

How to store compost: Tips and tricks you need to know

Once you’re done with your compost, you may be left wondering what to do with it. We have everything you need to know about storing it.
An orchid in a pot on the table

How to revive a struggling orchid and return it to its majestic former glory

How to revive a struggling orchid and return it to its majestic former glory

Orchids are beautiful houseplants but require some specific care. If yours isn't looking so great anymore, follow this guide to restore its beauty.
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How to clean carrots from your garden for a tasty meal

How to clean carrots from your garden for a tasty meal

If you’ve ever wondered how to clean carrots, here are some easy tips for you to follow for the freshest garden goodies!
White squash growing on trellis

Growing squash vertically is easy with these simple tips

Growing squash vertically is easy with these simple tips

Using a vertical garden provides many benefits when you’re growing fruits or vegetables. We discuss if it's the right choice for squash.
Basil plant in pot

How to keep pests away from your delicate basil plants

How to keep pests away from your delicate basil plants

Basil is a wonderful herb, but what isn't so wonderful are pests eating its leaves. We provide handy tips on what to do about it.
A lilac bush on the shore of a lake

A guide for planting lilac bushes, perfect for adding a purple pop to any garden

A guide for planting lilac bushes, perfect for adding a purple pop to any garden

Lilac bushes are a great way to add a purple pop in any garden. Here's how to plant and care for your own.
banana tree with ripe fruit

How and when do bananas reproduce? We have answers to all your questions

How and when do bananas reproduce? We have answers to all your questions

This is everything you need to know about banana reproduction, whether you want to grow your own or are just curious
Beautiful ripened tomatoes

How to grow tomatoes from seed for the biggest, most delicious haul

How to grow tomatoes from seed for the biggest, most delicious haul

Nothing says summer like a ripe, juicy, bright red tomato. Here's how to grow tasty tomatoes from seeds for a yummy summer harvest.
A hanging maidenhair fern

Everything you need to know about growing healthy ferns indoors

Everything you need to know about growing healthy ferns indoors

Ferns can add a touch of green to any shady corner. Make sure your ferns are at their healthiest by following these tips.
Several orange miniature roses in a large pot

What you need for a gorgeous indoor rose plant

What you need for a gorgeous indoor rose plant

Roses will grow just as well indoors as long as you take proper care of them. We list the basics of indoor rose care.
A succulent in a gift box

The 5 best places to buy succulents online to start your plant collection

The 5 best places to buy succulents online to start your plant collection

Want to buy succulents online but don't know where to look? These websites are a good place to start!