Top 10 Lists for Gardeners

Backyard gardening is a snap with these top 10 lists for gardeners! From foolproof plants to colorful flowers, we're sharing our favorites to help you beautify your backyard.

Fall Vegetables Onions

Top 10 Fall Vegetables

Some things are worth waiting for, like these top fall vegetables that can be harvested right up to the first frost – and beyond.

Spring Vegetables

Top 10 Spring Vegetables

No need to wait for summer to start your veggie garden! Try these top spring vegetables to get an early start.

Top 10 Tomato Growing Tips

Top 10 Tomato Growing Tips

Whether you’re new to gardening or an old pro looking for secrets, learn to make the most of your veggie plot with these tomato growing tips.

White Flowers Shasta Daisy RDA-GID

Top 10 White Flowers

Choose white flowers for extra impact in the shade, or for a garden that lights a spark after dark!

Fragrant Flowers Sweet Pea

Top 10 Fragrant Flowers

The best blooms are those that fill the air with perfume. Fill your garden with these fragrant flowers.

Winter Plants Coneflower

Top 10 Winter Plants

Winter gardens don’t have to be boring. Choose winter plants like these to add texture and life!

Heat Tolerant Plants Coreopsis RDA-GID

Top 10 Heat-Tolerant Plants

Summer sizzles, and so do these beautiful blooms! Choose from these top heat-tolerant plants for your summer flower garden.

Best Value Plants Blanketflower

Top 10 Best Value Plants

Don’t waste your time or money. Choose these best value plants to make every garden a beautiful one.

Easy Gardening Plants Pansy Ball Horticultural Company

Top 10 Easy Gardening Plants

Tired of flowers that won’t bloom or can’t stand a dry spell? Try one or all of these picks for easy gardening!

Shade Tolerant Coral Bells: Hollywood

Top 10 Shade Tolerant Coral Bells

Discover why these fabulous shade tolerant beauties are some of the best-kept secrets in the garden. You’re going to wonder how you ever got along without these powerhouse plants!

Top 10 Best Roses: Bonica

Top 10 Best Roses

There’s a longtime love affair between gardeners and roses. Find your new favorite tried-and-true rose on our list of the top 10 best roses.

Top 10 Hummingbird Flowers and Plants: Green - Flowering tobacco

Top 10 Hummingbird Flowers and Plants

We have a great plant recommendation in every color. Take a look at these nectar-rich hummingbird flowers and plants in a rainbow of gorgeous colors.

Top 10 Year-Round Perennials: Coneflower

Top 10 Year-Round Perennials

Want a garden that’s beautiful all year long? It’s possible with these backyard gardening picks for year-round perennials.

Top 10 Bizarre Plants: Polka dot begonia

Top 10 Bizarre Plants

Garden basics this are not! Walk on the wild side with these weird and wonderful bizarre plants.

Top 10 Red Flowers to Attract Hummingbirds

Top 10 Red Flowers that Attract Hummingbirds

The color of passion and a sign of power, red is also the favorite color of hummingbirds. Give your garden a bold new look with our top 10 favorite red flowers to attract hummingbirds.

Top 10 New Plants for 2014

Top 10 New Plants for 2014

It’s time to celebrate! The garden world is abuzz over this year’s arrivals, and we’re sharing our list of top 10 new plants for 2014.

Top 10 Plants for Sandy Soil: Gazania

Top 10 Plants for Sandy Soil

Since water runs right through sandy soil, the growing conditions are rather dry, even if the area gets a lot of rain. These 10 plants for sandy soil don’t seem to mind.

Top 10 Plants for Clay Soil: Japanese Iris

Top 10 Plants for Clay Soil

Slow-draining clay soil makes life difficult for many plants. Not to worry: these 10 plants for clay soil thrive in it.

Top 10 Drought-Tolerant Plants: Portulaca

Top 10 Drought-Tolerant Plants

Even when the rain stops, these drought-tolerant plants prove that the show must go on. They’re sure to survive dry conditions while adding distinctive color and texture to your garden.

Top 10 Flowering Shrubs: Hydrangea

Top 10 Flowering Shrubs

Perennials and annuals aren’t the only plants that provide color in the garden. These flowering shrubs and flowering bushes will add magnificent scents and colors to your yard.

Attracting Butterflies - Butterfly Host Plant

Top 10 Butterfly Host Plants

Ready to take butterfly gardening to the next level? Plant butterfly host plants to give caterpillars a place to grow!

Top 10 Best Tomatoes to Grow: Green Zebra

Top 10 Best Tomatoes to Grow

Go beyond the ordinary with these unique picks that boast terrific flavor and bright colors for your tomato garden.

Top 10 Summer-blooming Shrubs: Viburnum

Top 10 Summer-Blooming Shrubs

Attract hummingbirds and butterflies with these summer-blooming shrubs that provide a robust nectar source in your own backyard.

Top 10 Shrubs for Small Spaces: Bella Anna hydrangea

Top 10 Shrubs for Small Spaces

Yes, you do have room for an extra shrub or two—all of our picks for the top 10 shrubs for small spaces are under 5 feet tall!

Top 10 Shrubs for Shade: Oakleaf Hydrangea

Top 10 Shrubs for Shade

Don’t let your shady yard stop you from having a lively landscape—jazz up your space with our list of the top 10 shrubs for shade!

Top 10 Plants You Can't Kill: Yarrow

Top 10 Plants You Can’t Kill

Tough as nails, but they’re pretty, too. Turn your black thumb into a green thumb with our picks for the top 10 plants you can’t kill.

Top 10 Seed Bearing Plants: Allium

Top 10 Seed-Bearing Plants

Keep these seed-bearing plants in your garden all winter long, and the birds will thank you for the extra food source.

Top 10 Herbs to Grow: Oregano

Top 10 Herbs to Grow

Looking for herbs to grow in your yard? Whether grown in a container or a vegetable garden, these fragrant options will add flavor to any meal.