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How to use fall leaves in your compost pile

How to use fall leaves in your compost pile

Fall leaves are a great addition to your compost pile. Here's what to keep in mind when you add them
Squash fall harvest

What to do with all the winter squash from your fall harvest

What to do with all the winter squash from your fall harvest

Here's what to do with all the squash you're harvesting this fall
Pears on a pear tree

What to do with all the pears you’ll be harvesting this fall

What to do with all the pears you’ll be harvesting this fall

Here's what to do with all the pears you're harvesting this fall.
Vines growing on a house

How to train climbing vines to climb up a trellis or along a wall

How to train climbing vines to climb up a trellis or along a wall

Pothos, climbing roses, and cucumbers are just a few plants that love to climb. Here's a guide to helping them reach for the sky.
Assorted dehydrated fruit pieces

How long will dehydrated fruit last? This is what we know

How long will dehydrated fruit last? This is what we know

Dehydrated fruit is great, but how long does it last? We find out.
A woman watering her indoor herbs

How to move your vegetable gardening indoors for a winter harvest

How to move your vegetable gardening indoors for a winter harvest

Add these plants to your garden this October so you can have a winter harvest.
Colorful veggies on the grill

7 fall vegetables to grill this season for healthy and tasty cool-weather meals

7 fall vegetables to grill this season for healthy and tasty cool-weather meals

You worked hard on your garden all summer. Time to enjoy the fruits (well, vegetables) of your labor on the grill!
Shovel in pile of dirt compost

‘Should I Compost in the Fall?’ Yes, Absolutely! Here’s What to Use and How to Do It

‘Should I Compost in the Fall?’ Yes, Absolutely! Here’s What to Use and How to Do It

Fall is the best season for composting. Here's what you should be adding to your pile and how to do it.
Filtering leaves out of a pool

How to keep up with pool maintenance during the fall

How to keep up with pool maintenance during the fall

Don't forget to take care of your pool during the fall. Here's what you need to do.
Pink orchid blooms

Wondering how much light orchids need? We have your answers

Wondering how much light orchids need? We have your answers

If you're stuck as to where to place your orchid, here are the answers to your questions about orchid lighting needs.
Farmers market

What’s in season at the farmers market this fall

What’s in season at the farmers market this fall

At the farmers market this autumn? Shop smart at the farmers market by knowing what produce is in season.
Stone house with yard full of golden leaves

Here’s everything you need to know about lawn care this fall

Here’s everything you need to know about lawn care this fall

Make sure your lawn continues thriving this fall by following these tips.
A cluster of peace lily plants in bloom

Worried about your peace lily’s leaves turning yellow? Here’s how to save it

Worried about your peace lily’s leaves turning yellow? Here’s how to save it

Are your peace lily's leaves turning yellow? Here's what you need to do.
Peas in a basket

This is how to know when to harvest your peas for maximum flavor and crispiness

This is how to know when to harvest your peas for maximum flavor and crispiness

When should you harvest peas for the best flavor? Too early and they're too sweet. Too late and they're not sweet enough. Here's how to get the timing right!
Volunteer with box, of food for the poor

These food waste apps will help you save money – and the planet

These food waste apps will help you save money – and the planet

Want to save money, avoid food waste, help protect the environment, and help get food to people in need? You can do all that with these food waste apps.
A large croton plant with red, yellow, and green leaves in a black pot against a wooden wall

The best autumn houseplants for adding color to your home

The best autumn houseplants for adding color to your home

If you're looking to dress up your home this fall, add autumn color to your home with these lovely houseplants.
Sliced sweet potatoes

How to grow sweet potatoes: 6 effective tips to grow these delicious tubers

How to grow sweet potatoes: 6 effective tips to grow these delicious tubers

Get a bountiful harvest of sweet potatoes by following these easy steps.
A person propagating pothos plants

Focus on these plants when propagating this fall

Focus on these plants when propagating this fall

Here are some tips to keep in mind when propagating your plants this fall.
Scarecrow among fall flowers

7 beautiful, fall-blooming perennials to add to your garden

7 beautiful, fall-blooming perennials to add to your garden

For the best fall colors, plant these bright, gorgeous perennial flowers in your garden landscape this autumn.
Pears on cutting board

When do pears come in season? What you need to know

When do pears come in season? What you need to know

This is everything you need to know about when your homegrown pears are in season and ready for cooking and eating.
An anthurium in a pot

How to repot anthuriums so they continue to thrive in your home

How to repot anthuriums so they continue to thrive in your home

A complete guide to repotting anthuriums successfully so that they continue to fill your home with beauty.
Apple harvest

Have an abundant fall apple harvest? Here’s what to do with a bunch of apples

Have an abundant fall apple harvest? Here’s what to do with a bunch of apples

If you have an abundance of apples, here's what to do with all the fresh fruits you're harvesting this fall.
Beautiful light purple aster

The colors of fall flowers can be striking: 10 flowers that’ll have your garden bursting with fall colors

The colors of fall flowers can be striking: 10 flowers that’ll have your garden bursting with fall colors

Just because summer is over, it doesn't mean your garden has to dial back the color. Plant these flowers to keep your yard bursting with color.
Retaining wall with plants

How to repair a retaining wall without overspending

How to repair a retaining wall without overspending

Repair the retaining walls in your garden without going over budget with this how-to guide.
Freshly harvested spinach leaves in a bowl

Here’s what you need to know about spinach germination time and how to grow this salad staple

Here’s what you need to know about spinach germination time and how to grow this salad staple

Spinach is a low-maintenance and fast-growing cool-weather plant. Here's what you need to know about spinach germination time.
A small box full of freshly harvested beets

Planting beetroot? Useful tips you need to know

Planting beetroot? Useful tips you need to know

This is your guide to successfully planting beetroot.
View of a vegetable garden

Here are the best flowers and vegetables to plant in October

Here are the best flowers and vegetables to plant in October

Here's a thorough guide on what to plant in your garden this October for delicious winter and spring harvests.
Pampas grass

Accentuate your fall garden with these ornamental grasses

Accentuate your fall garden with these ornamental grasses

These are the best ornamental grasses to plant in your fall garden to add color, interest, and definition to your yard.
Hand holding ponytail palm in pot

Ponytail palm care: Your complete guide for this popular houseplant

Ponytail palm care: Your complete guide for this popular houseplant

If you're wondering how to maintain a ponytail palm, check out this guide on how to grow this easy-care houseplant.
Scarecrow among fall flowers

Here are the best flowers to plant this coming season

Here are the best flowers to plant this coming season

Plant these flowers this fall for a beautiful, colorful garden.
Best October vegetables

The best vegetables to plant in October

The best vegetables to plant in October

Fall weather brings unique challenges and advisories. Here are tips for planting your crops and caring for each plant. 
A chrysanthemum plant with several round, reddish-pink flowers

6 gorgeous mums to add color to your autumn garden 

6 gorgeous mums to add color to your autumn garden 

If you're wondering which mum to get for your fall garden, here's a helpful guide to help you choose the perfect variety.
Hands showing a broccoli head growing in the garden

How to plant broccoli you’ll actually look forward to eating

How to plant broccoli you’ll actually look forward to eating

Broccoli has a bad reputation, but it's an easy vegetable to grow from seed. Here's how to grow broccoli your friends will be jealous of.
Voodoo lily growing by a mossy wall

Spook out friends and family by growing these plants for Halloween

Spook out friends and family by growing these plants for Halloween

To make Halloween extra special, we've compiled a list of the spookiest plants to add to your garden this season.
A happy gardener with gloves

3 simple ways plants can (and should) be incorporated into a slow living routine

3 simple ways plants can (and should) be incorporated into a slow living routine

Here's everything you need to know about the slow living moment and how gardening can fit into a slow living routine.