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Indoor ivy on a trellis

How to grow ivy indoors without it taking over your house

We'll tell you how to grow beautiful indoor ivy plants that will elevate your home and not take it over.
Fertilizing lawn

A guide to winter lawn fertilizer for keeping your turf healthy this season

Stone house with yard full of golden leaves

4 outdoor gardening projects to focus on this November

A fiddle leaf fig in a pot inside a white wicker basket

How to treat brown spots on fiddle-leaf figs to get your plant back in top shape

Squirrel eating a peach from a tree

What you need to know about electric garden fences

A sage plant with purple flowers

6 plants you should cut back to keep your garden thriving this fall

Large oak tree with orange leaves in autumn

5 outdoor gardening projects to do in October

Palm tree on a beach

What you need to know about palm tree care and maintenance

Cupped hands holding soil and little seedling

How to test your new home’s soil to ensure outdoor plants will thrive

Thrip on a plant leaf

How to get rid of thrips on houseplants

A gardener fertilizing a young plant

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

Clean carrots on a wooden cutting board

How to clean carrots from your garden for a tasty meal

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.
Peat moss

Peat moss vs. coco peat: Which is best?

Peat moss vs. coco peat: Which is best?

Keep reading to learn more about some of the key similarities and differences between two exciting growing mediums—peat moss and coco coir.
A rose bush full of red roses

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

How to properly prune your 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.
An azalea bush with pink flowers

When should you fertilize your azaleas? What you need to know

When should you fertilize your azaleas? What you need to know

If you want to keep your azaleas beautiful, here is everything you need to know about when and how to fertilize them.
Rows of plant seedlings in wooden box garden

Gardening 101: Making sure your seedlings grow into healthy plants

Gardening 101: Making sure your seedlings grow into healthy plants

You'd like to grow your seeds indoors, but how? We list everything you need to know about growing seedlings into healthy plants.
Lilac flowers

How to prune lilacs for healthy growth and beautiful blooms

How to prune lilacs for healthy growth and beautiful blooms

Lilacs need to be pruned, but it has to be at the right time. Here's a guide on how to prune lilacs for future blooms.
gloved hands planting a tomato plant

What you need to know about using blood meal for plants

What you need to know about using blood meal for plants

Interested in using blood meal for plants in your garden but don't know where to start? We have you covered here.
Person tending seedlings in soil

Want to know what organic matter does in gardening soil? Here’s the scoop

Want to know what organic matter does in gardening soil? Here’s the scoop

Get to understand what organic matter does in soil by reading all the details here.
Gardener pulling weed

Weeding 101: How to weed your garden naturally – no chemicals or herbicides

Weeding 101: How to weed your garden naturally – no chemicals or herbicides

Learn how to weed your garden naturally. Get down and dirty and eliminate weeds with your hands and garden tools.
Lawn

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

How to get a beautiful, lush 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.
Purple and blue hydrangeas

Turn your hydrangea leaves from brown to green – Make your plants healthy again

Turn your hydrangea leaves from brown to green – Make your plants healthy again

A guide on how to treat brown spots on hydrangea leaves and return your ornamental plant to green again.
Amaryllis flower

Tips for keeping your amaryllis thriving all year indoors

Tips for keeping your amaryllis thriving all year indoors

Amaryllis plants can live all year. Here's how to make sure they keep flourishing.
Pruning a plant

Pruning 101: 5 pruning blunders to avoid this spring

Pruning 101: 5 pruning blunders to avoid this spring

When you're pruning your plants this spring, be sure to avoid these blunders.
Plants on a patio

Moving your indoor plants outdoors for the summer? What you need to know

Moving your indoor plants outdoors for the summer? What you need to know

A complete guide to moving your indoor plants outside for the summer.
Person pruning lilacs

As spring turns to summer, add these plants to your pruning list

As spring turns to summer, add these plants to your pruning list

Check out this list of the plants you need to prune come late spring, to keep your garden in tiptop shape.
Cut ginger on a table

Want to grow ginger hydroponically? Here’s how

Want to grow ginger hydroponically? Here’s how

Growing ginger hydroponically offers more advantages than the standard way of cultivation. Our step-by-step guide shows you how to do it.
Hands scooping soil out of a flower pot

Knock out bugs, diseases, and more – Top tips for sterilizing potting soil

Knock out bugs, diseases, and more – Top tips for sterilizing potting soil

You may need to sterilize your potting soil to remove bugs, diseases, and more. Here are top ways to do it.
Holding carrots

Importance of crop rotation: The top 5 benefits of rotating your crops

Importance of crop rotation: The top 5 benefits of rotating your crops

If you grow crops, it's important to practice crop rotation. Learn why here.
Pomegranate tree with ripening fruit

This is the best fertilizer for your pomegranate trees

This is the best fertilizer for your pomegranate trees

Pomegranate trees need special care — these are the best types of fertilizers.
Materials for a spring garden

Our best tips and the dumbest mistakes to avoid when planning your spring garden

Our best tips and the dumbest mistakes to avoid when planning your spring garden

A guide on what to do and what not to do when planning your spring garden
Sprigs of harvested lavender

Keep your lavender smelling sweet and floral by pruning it this spring

Keep your lavender smelling sweet and floral by pruning it this spring

How to prune your lavender this spring to keep it fragrant and floral
Purple and blue hydrangeas

Make sure your hydrangeas have the best blooms by pruning them this spring

Make sure your hydrangeas have the best blooms by pruning them this spring

How to prune your hydrangeas this spring to ensure the best blooms
Yellow boots, metal garden tools, green gloves, and a metal watering can in a flower bed next to a wooden garden path

Follow this guide to make sure your garden is prepared for spring

Follow this guide to make sure your garden is prepared for spring

What you should be doing to make sure your garden is prepared for the spring