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Plant of the week: Pink princess philodendron, a royally rare plant

This week's featured plant is the pink princess philodendron, a rare philodendron with pink variegation in its leaves.
A mix of colorful wildflowers

These are our favorite types of wildflowers

Garlic bulbs and cloves on a table

This is when to harvest garlic

When should you pick tomatoes? We’ve got you covered

Are these common houseplants safe for your cat? Read this guide to find out the scoop

Flower care guide: What to do with cut flowers

Banish mosquitoes with this citronella plant care guide

Focus on color: The best pink plants to add to your garden

When do sunflowers actually bloom?

How to care for desert rose, a gorgeous succulent

Aphids on the petals of a daisy

Don’t let these common plant pests ruin things: What to do when you find them

Red spider lily flowers

How to care for red spider lily, a stunning end-of-summer bloom

Potatoes on the ground

Everything you need to know about harvesting potatoes

It can be hard to wait patiently for your delicious potatoes to be ready to harvest. Here's everything you need to know to have a great potato haul.
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If you have pets, be careful adding these plants to your collection

Houseplants are delightful to have around, but not all of them are safe for your pets. Here are a few of the most common toxic houseplants to watch out for.
Green grass lawn

Zoysia grass is tough and versatile – here’s how to care for it

Zoysia grass is a popular variety for lawns. It is hardy, low maintenance, and looks lovely. If you want a zoysia grass lawn, here's how to care for it.
A basket of colorful petunias

This is how to deadhead petunias and encourage new growth

Deadheading is beneficial to many flowers, including petunias. Here's everything you need to know about deadheading your petunias to encourage repeat blooming.
A metal seedling tray full of seedlings with perlite in the soil

What is perlite (and why you need it for your plants)

Perlite is a common soil additive, often found in potting soil. What exactly is perlite, and how does it benefit plants? This guide has answers for you.
A bouquet of stargazer lilies

Add color and interest to your zone 8 garden with these gorgeous perennials

Looking for some interesting and colorful zone 8 perennials to add to your garden? Here are a few of our favorites to help you get started.
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The best mulch for your yard: A complete guide

Mulch is a useful tool, but there are several different types to choose from. Wondering which is the best mulch for your yard or garden? Here's what to know.
White azalea flowers

Plant these stunning flowering shrubs for a showstopping garden display

Flowering shrubs are a great way to add color to your garden. Here are our favorites.
Ripe tomatoes on a vine

Why are my tomato leaves turning yellow? Troubleshoot with these great tips

If your tomato plant's leaves are turning yellow, it could be a sign of several problems. Here's how to figure out the issue, and how to fix it.
Purple and white columbine flowers

How to care for the gorgeous columbine flower

Columbine flowers are beautiful native wildflowers that thrive in partial shade. Bring the beauty of the native meadows to your garden by growing them.
Dogwood tree with pink flowers

The best time to prune dogwood trees: Everything you need to know about dogwood care

Dogwood trees can bring year-round beauty to any yard. Here's how to take the best care of yours.
Tall sunflowers

Are sunflowers perennials? It depends on the type

Sunflowers are gorgeous and cheerful, but can you expect them to return next year? Here's how to tell if your sunflowers are annuals or perennials.
A wildflower garden full of colorful flowers

Gorgeous ways to get the natural garden of your dreams

These ideas are perfect for a natural garden in your yard.
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Are snake plants toxic to dogs? You need to know the answer to this question

Snake plants are beautiful and easy to grow, but are they safe for your dogs to be around? Here's what you can expect if your dog takes a bite of a snake plant.
Blue and pink hydrangeas

When do hydrangeas bloom? (and 4 reasons yours aren’t)

Hydrangeas are known for their showy flowers, but when can you expect to see those flowers? Here's what you need to know about when hydrangeas bloom.
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What is a butterfly garden? Here’s how to create one in your landscape

Butterfly gardens are colorful sanctuaries for butterflies. Here's how to add one to your space.
A wildflower garden full of colorful flowers

4 gorgeous unique flowers that will stun in your garden

If your home or garden is in need of something more unique and exciting, then why not try growing one of these four incredible and unique flowers?
A rose bush full of red roses

How to prune rose bushes to keep them looking lush and beautiful

Roses make excellent additions to any garden. Here's how to prune your rose bushes to keep them looking lush and beautiful.
Blueberries on a bush

This is when blueberries are in season

Blueberries are delicious treats, but when can you expect to harvest them? If you're feeling impatient about your blueberry harvest, this is the guide for you.
A grove of olive trees

A guide to growing a thriving olive tree

By following these simple tips, you can have a thriving olive grove. All you need to do is pick a sunny spot, choose your olive varieties, and start growing.
An orchid potted indoors

Are orchids poisonous to cats? We’ll tell you

Orchids are beautiful, elegant plants, but are they safe to have around your pets? Here's what you need to know to keep your plants and pets safe.
A sage plant with purple flowers

Russian sage plant care: A complete guide

Russian sage is a beautiful and fragrant flowering herb. If you'd like to add this lovely herb to your yard or garden, here's what you need to know.
Orange dahlia flowers

Are dahlias perennials? It’s complicated

Dahlias are gorgeous flowers, but can you expect them to return like perennials, or should you plan on replanting them like annuals? We have the answers.