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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.
Neem oil

How to use neem oil on plants to control pests

Here's how you can control your houseplant pests with neem oil, and find out more tips.
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!
Fiddle-leaf fig

How to propagate fiddle-leaf fig plants: A step-by-step guide

Propagating fiddle-leaf figs is quite simple, so you can easily chop and propagate sparse fiddle-leaf plants or share cuttings.
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.
Several bromeliad flowers in various colors

How often do bromeliads flower? How to help these blooms thrive

Can't wait to see your bromeliad flower? Here's how to know when it'll start putting out beautiful blooms.
Growing watermelon

The best (and worst) watermelon companion plants

Watermelons are delicious treats. They can take up a lot of space, but you can still grow other plants with them. Here are the best watermelon companion plants.
Light pink gerbera daisy

Focus on color: Grow these peach-colored flowers to celebrate the Pantone color of the year

The Pantone color of the year for 2024 is Peach Fuzz, so here are some lovely peach flowers you can grow indoors or out to celebrate the new year.
Hibiscus flower

The basics of controlling hibiscus pests for lush, healthy flowers

Want to keep your hibiscus healthy? Learn how to get rid of pests with this comprehensive guide to hibiscus pest control.
Philodendron in a small peach colored flower pot

How to care for philodendrons, a decorative indoor plant

Philodendrons are low-maintenance and beautiful plants. This philodendron care guide will tell you everything you need to know to make sure yours thrives.
Pink hibiscus flower

Hibiscus care: Everything you need to know

Hibiscus flowers are beautiful and delicious tropical flowers! If you want to grow them in your yard or garden, then follow this hibiscus care guide.
White gardenia flower and flower buds

How to care for gardenia, a fragrant, heat-loving bloom

Gardenias are a beautiful classic garden flower that thrives in the summer. This is what you need to know to plant and care for gardenias in your garden.
Grass with dew on it

How often should you water your grass seeds? Here’s what we know

Growing grass from seed can be challenging — don't blow it by watering incorrectly.
Lotus flowers in a lake

Water lily vs. lotus: What’s the difference and which is right for you?

Water lilies and lotuses are beautiful, but how can you tell them apart? Which should you plant in your pond? We'll answer all your questions in this guide.
A heliotrope plant growing in a garden

Add heliotrope to your garden for stunning purple flowers all summer long

If you need a vibrant flower with an incredible smell, why not try growing heliotrope? Here's what you need to know about caring for this flower.
Sunlit garden path and flowers

If your yard gets a lot of afternoon light, these are the afternoon sun plants for you

Afternoon sun can be fickle to manage, but some plants love it. Here are some great performers to get you started.
Areca palm

The best large indoor plants for an instant statement this spring

Here's how to choose the best big houseplant for your home to fill out your space without extensive upkeep requirements.
Gooseneck loosestrife flowers with a fly

Gooseneck loosestrife might be the perfect plant for your pollinator garden – here’s what to know

Gooseneck loosestrife is a delightful plant with a silly name that can bring joy and whimsy to your pollinator garden. Here's how to grow it for yourself.
Manicured Bermuda lawn

Bermuda grass: How to keep it from taking over your lawn

What is Bermuda grass and how is it hurting your lawn? We break it down in this simple guide.