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Nutrition & Care
How to turn down your garden and prepare it for winter
Turning down your garden before winter is always a good idea. Here's how to get started.
October 15, 2021
Gardening 101: Sustainable practices for your garden this fall
If you want to introduce more sustainable practices into your garden, here are some ideas to start with.
October 5, 2021
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
September 29, 2021
What you need to know before you pinch and tip in your garden
Here's everything you need to know about pinching and tipping in your garden
September 26, 2021
What you need to know about deadheading in your garden
Here's everything you need to know about deadheading in your garden
September 23, 2021
Optimal soil for gardening relies on environment, nutrition, and care
Determined by region, water retention, structure, and chemical composition, quality soil encourages plant growth, ecosystem health, and better crop yields.
September 21, 2021
How to make sure creeping charlie doesn’t overrun your garden
Creeping charlie has a way of overrunning gardens. Here's what to do to make sure that doesn't happen to you
September 20, 2021
How to create custom soil mixes (and why you should)
Make sure your plants are getting the exact right amount of nutrients by making your own soil mixes
September 18, 2021
The best gadgets that will help you care for your garden
If you want help caring for your garden, check out these cool gadgets
September 16, 2021
Why and when you should plant a cover crop in your garden this fall
Let us help you figure out what you need to know about planting a cover crop this fall
September 12, 2021
Common plant diseases to watch out for in your pepper plants
Make sure your pepper plant stays safe by looking out for these common diseases
September 11, 2021
Composting made easy: pickup services help divert food waste from landfills
Compost pickup services help users take personal responsibility and divert waste from landfills, but more infrastructure remains necessary for meaningful change
September 7, 2021
You may find these types of edible weeds in your garden
Wondering if you have edible weeds in your garden? Watch out for these varieties
September 6, 2021
The best plants to include when planting a cover crop this season
These are the best plants to plant as a cover crop this season
September 1, 2021
5 herbs to grow that keep pests away
Do you have pests in your garden that you want to deter without the help of chemicals? Here are five herbs that can help!
August 31, 2021
Your complete sago palm maintenance guide
The sago palm is a great houseplant for any beginner. Here's everything you need to know about how to take care of yours!
August 27, 2021
The best tree pruners you should make room for in your toolshed
There are a lot of varieties of tree pruners. These are the ones we think you should start clearing some toolshed space for.
August 21, 2021
Good better best: The best fertilizer for your azaleas
Here's everything you need to know about fertilizing your azaleas
August 14, 2021
Gardening 101: What you need to know about fertilizing indoor plants
Indoor plants may be babied with perfect lighting and watering conditions, but they also need fertilizing.
July 31, 2021
Why a hori hori will be your best summer gardening buy
Have you ever heard of a hori hori knife? If so, you know how useful they are. If not, you'll want to know all about them.
July 8, 2021
How to make plant food that’s better than store-bought
Feed your plants well with our simple homemade plant food recipe
June 21, 2021
Our 10 favorite garden maintenance tips for National Weed Your Garden Day
These tips will help you keep your garden in top shape without all the hassle
June 13, 2021
Metal vs plastic: Which garden fence is right for you?
Here's how to choose the best fence for you and your garden
June 8, 2021
Good, better, best: Fertilizers to nourish your avocado trees
Avocado trees need special care -- and we have just the thing for you
May 11, 2021
You can clean your garden tools with vinegar — here’s how
Vinegar is a great tool for all kinds of cleaning endeavors -- including your everyday garden tools
May 10, 2021
What nutrients do avocado trees need?
Avocado trees can be picky -- make sure you give them these nutrients for optimal growing
May 4, 2021
Moving cross country? Here’s how to take your outdoor plants with you
When packing for the big move, don't leave anything behind. This is how to take your plants with you.
April 19, 2021
How much sunlight should your succulents have?
Do succulents need full sun, or can they thrive in the shade? Here's what you need to know
April 14, 2021
Micronutrients: What are they and why your plants need them
Micronutrients for plants defined in this simple guide
February 22, 2021
Worried about soil depletion? How to make sure your garden’s soil is nutrient rich year-round
Ensure your soil stays healthy -- here's how to tell when it's time to take action.
February 20, 2021
New cactus? Follow these 5 tips to keep it healthy
So you got a new cactus -- now here's how to help it thrive
February 18, 2021
It’s not too late: New year gardening ideas you can implement now
Whether you're a seasoned pro or just starting off, make these resolutions a habit month after month.
February 7, 2021
Grass turning brown or pink? This might be the root of the problem
If your grass is changing color, that could be a sign of a deeper problem. Here's what to consider.
January 20, 2021
Do your plants need vitamins? Here’s what you need to know
Plants, like people, may need some vitamins. Here's how to know what nutrients your plants need to grow well.
January 17, 2021
Trimming vs pruning: What to choose based on your plants
When managing foliage, it's important to take good care of your plants. Here's how to know whether to trim or prune
January 7, 2021