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Maple tree with red leaves

4 amazing maple tree species to consider for your yard

Maple trees are known for their beautiful red foliage and delicious syrup. These four types of maple trees will make a great addition to your yard or garden.
A field of pink and white cosmos flowers

Cosmos flower care: How to grow this daisy-esque bloom

Strawberries on the vine at varying levels of ripeness

The 4 best strawberry companion plants (and the 4 worst)

Scarlet bee balm

Bee balm is a fantastic addition to a pollinator garden – what to know

Blooming perennial flower garden along a walkway

If you want a garden that blooms year-round, plant these flowers

A row of clean spring onions

The spring onion plant is the perfect option for gardeners with too little space

A coleus plant with orange and red leaves

Coleus plant care: How to grow it indoors and outdoors

Purple creeping thyme flowers

Creeping thyme is a colorful alternative ground cover to grass – what to know

Green and white hosta plants

5 incredible hosta varieties to consider for a shade garden

Small pine tree

7 fantastic types of pine trees you can grow in your yard

Morning glory on trellis

How to plant morning glories for a stunning display in your garden

A close-up of a marigold bloom

Are marigolds perennials? It’s complicated

A pair of purple anemone flowers

Everything you need to know to grow gorgeous anemone flowers

Anemone flowers are charming, colorful, and surprisingly easy to grow. If you want to fill your garden with these lovely spring flowers, this guide is for you.
Glass bottle labeled vinegar on table

Does vinegar kill weeds? How to use your favorite household cleaning product in your garden

Use this guide to figure out the pros and cons of using vinegar as a weed killer in your home garden.
An orange and black butterfly on white yarrow flowers

How to grow yarrow, one of pollinators’ favorite blooms

Yarrow is an easy-to-grow flower that attracts many pollinators. If you want to add it to your garden, then you're in luck! This guide will show you how.
A crate full of harvested herbs

What herbs can be planted together? How to plan your herb garden

Herbs are tasty and useful, but which ones should you plant together in your garden? This guide will explain what you need to know to plan your herb garden.
Pink and yellow lantana flowers

How to grow lantana: Everything you need to know

Lantana is a beautiful, brightly colored flower that butterflies and hummingbirds love. To get started growing it in your garden, here is what you need to know.
A forsythia shrub with yellow flowers

Forsythia is a fast-growing, low-maintenance shrub: A complete care guide

Forsythia bushes are beautiful and easy to care for. Their cheerful yellow flowers will brighten up any garden. If you want to grow your own, here's how.
Ripe blackberries on the bush

Curious how you can grow your own blackberries? Here’s our complete guide

Blackberries have the perfect balance of sweet and tart, perfect for pies, jams, and more. If you want to grow your own, then this guide is for you!
A person digging into grass with a garden fork

What’s a French drain? A fantastic way to rid your garden of excess water

If water is building up in your garden or yard after a rainstorm and damaging your plants, then a French drain can help. Here's how to build your own.
Alien eggs succulent

Incorporate the hortifuturism trend into your space for an out-of-this-world garden

Take a deep dive into the hortifuturism trend, which invites you to explore new frontiers in your gardening endeavors.
Green lawn

How to get a green lawn that will make your neighbors green with envy

From watering to fertilizing to mowing, here are some easy tips and tricks to help you get the lush, dark green lawn you've always wanted.
Brown and black snake near some purple flowers

What should you do if you find a snake in your garden?

Snakes have an important role in our ecosystem, but that doesn't mean they're always pleasant to see in your garden. Here's what to do if you see a snake.
Three container gardens with flowers on a patio

5 fantastic (and creative) container garden ideas

Starting a container garden project but not sure which plants to choose or how to arrange them? Let these 5 creative container garden ideas inspire you!
Pothos plant in a vase of water with roots

Watch out for these signs of root rot in your plants

Make sure your plants are healthy by watching out for these signs of root rot
Pink peonies

Peonies can grow just about anywhere – here’s how to care for them

Peonies are stunning flowers that are perfect for any flower garden or home. From planting to pests, this guide to peonies care will answer all your questions.
Cluster of Sophy's Rose roses, dark pink blossoms

7 gorgeous types of roses every gardener should know

There are many wonderful types of roses to choose from when planning your garden. Here are seven amazing roses that every gardener should know about.
An English ivy in a hanging basket

6 incredible types of ivy to spruce up your garden

Ivy is a beautiful and hardy plant popularly planted along walls and trellises. Here are six amazing types of ivy you should consider adding to your garden.
Flowers on a dark night

Goth style isn’t just a fashion trend – it’s taking over 2024 gardens, too

If you're tired of cottagecore, add a spooky touch to your greenery with the 2024 goth gardening trend.
Gloved hand deadheading a lily

What you need to know about deadheading in your garden

Here's everything you need to know about deadheading in your garden
Seedlings in plant tray

Hardening off your seedlings as you bring them outside is crucial – here’s how to do it

Here's a guide on how to harden off your seedlings for healthy and happy growing season crops.
A basket of freshly harvested garlic

The best (and worst) garlic companion plants

Garlic is a delicious and beneficial plant to add to your garden. This guide to garlic companion plants will tell you which plants it can grow next to.
White fan flowers

Scaevola: How to grow these uniquely shaped fan flowers for a stunning summer garden

Fan flowers are wonderful tropical flowers native to Polynesia. Want to grow them yourself? Here's what you need to know about caring for fan flowers.
A person kneeling in a garden, removing a plant with a shovel

Here’s what you should know about the updated USDA Hardiness Zone Map

Here's what the updated USDA Hardiness Zone Map means for gardeners as they prepare for the growing season.
A mix of colorful wildflowers

What is a chaos garden, and why should you start one this spring?

Chaos gardening is exactly what it sounds like: It's a low-maintenance and laid-back approach to gardening.