Gardening Basics

New to gardening? In the market for easy gardening tips? We're sharing all of the gardening basics you'll need to turn your backyard into a stunner.

Farmers Market Guide

Farmers Market Guide

This helpful farmers market guide provides you with 33 of the best tips, hints and tricks for making the most of your local veggie stand.

How to Dry Fruit

How to Dry Fruit For All Seasons

Harvest seasonal fruits this summer and preserve the flavor for months! We’ll show you how to dry fruit from your garden with these three simple steps.

Will Allen is the CEO and founder of Growing Power—the last working farm inside Milwaukee city limits. Get basic gardening tips from this prestigious award-winner.

Basic Gardening Tips From Growing Power

Will Allen is the CEO and founder of Growing Power—the last working farm inside Milwaukee city limits. Get basic gardening tips from this prestigious award-winner.

Recycled Garden Idea: Make a doormat with old garden hoses!

28 Recycled Garden Ideas

Everyone loves a bargain, but gardeners are an especially resourceful bunch. Reuse odds and ends (you may already have around the house) with these recycled garden ideas!

Container Ideas: If you’re using a container “recipe,” just switch out one of the annuals in the diagram for a perennial instead.

Container Ideas: Perennials in Pots

From the bucks you’ll save to the boundless array of container ideas you can choose from, benefits abound when you plant perennials in pots.

From Our Community

Well, I did it (finally) … We ll see what happens ….

I have  (had) Iris' and a Coralbelle planted against the south side of our mailbox post for the past 2-3 years but the  were taking over/choking out the…
Read more >

Butterfly Bush Weirdness

I know I haven't been around in a while but frankly, I haven't been around my garden! Lots went on this past season here at home! It's been…
Read more >