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Jill lives in Tampa, Florida, and writes about gardening, butterflies, outdoor projects and birding. When she's not gardening, you'll find he reading, traveling and happily digging her toes into the sand on the beach.
5 Silk Moths That Might be in Your Backyard
Discover the amazing silk moths you can expect to find in the garden. See photos of silk moths and learn facts about these beautiful garden bugs.
Grow Mexican Bush Sage for Butterflies and Hummingbirds
Cardinal Flower Attracts Butterflies and Hummingbirds
How to Attract Birds to Your Yard: Food, Water and Shelter
How to Identify Anna’s Hummingbirds
Get to Know Tough and Tiny Rufous Hummingbirds
How to Identify Ruby-Throated Hummingbirds
Look for ruby-throated hummingbirds in the eastern states during summer. See what males and females...
The Top 10 Essential Garden Tools List
With these garden tools, you can tackle just about any job in your yard. Learn...
Water, Bugs and Spiderwebs: More Ways to Attract Hummingbirds
Want more hummingbirds in your yard? Hummingbirds need bugs to eat, water and places to...
12 Beautiful Blue Flowers for Every Garden
Yellows, oranges, and pinks abound in the plant world, but blue flowers sometimes seem harder...
How to Identify Bullock’s Orioles
In the West, oranges and sugar water will attract the Bullock’s oriole to your yard....
Decorate Adorable Flower Pot Easter Eggs
Display your Easter eggs in mini flower pots with flower petal accents for a charming...
How to Identify Baltimore Oriole Birds
This orange bird is a welcome visitor in the spring and summer in the eastern...
The Best Squirrel-Proof Bird Feeders and 12 Tips That Work
Let's be honest: there's no such thing as completely squirrel-proof bird feeders. But you can...
Evening Grosbeaks Are Special Winter Visitors
In winter, yellow evening grosbeaks wander in flocks. Their travels are unpredictable, but they may...
Get Ready for Rose-Breasted Grosbeaks
Learn what male, female and juvenile rose-breasted grosbeaks look like, what their song sounds like,...
Go West to See Black-Headed Grosbeaks
If it's spring in the west, fill a feeder with sunflower seeds and you may...
How to Help a Bird That Flew into a Window
If you find a bird that flew into a window, it's important to know what...
How to Grow and Care for Haworthia Succulents
One of the easiest indoors plants to grow and care for, haworthia succulents boast unique...
7 Surprising Baltimore Oriole Facts
Learn surprising Baltimore oriole facts about one of spring's most gorgeous bird species, including why...
Easy Gardening: Save Time by Direct Sowing Seeds
If indoor seed-starting seems a little complicated, make it easy on yourself this year with...
Warbler Migration Tips for Every Type of Birder
Even casual birders get excited during warbler migration season! Try these tips to identify the...
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17 Blooming Bushes That Attract Butterflies
Attract more beautiful pollinators with these flowering bushes that attract butterflies. You'll also get easy-care...
Top 16 Easy Flowers Anyone Can Grow
Tired of flowers that won't bloom or can't stand a dry spell? Try one or...
How to Grow Gerbera Daisies in Pots
Daisies are one of the most popular cut flowers in the world. Learn how to...
A Beginner’s Guide to Growing a Camellia Bush
Camellia flowers are beloved in the south. Evergreen leaves and fall-to-spring blooms make them garden...
Add Annual Vinca Flower to Gardens and Containers
Need a free-flowering plant that tolerates heat and humidity? Annual vinca is a great option...
Top Birding Trips to Escape the Winter Months
Many birders that live in the northern states look for any excuse to escape the...
Birding Hotspots for Incredible Winter Birds
These birding hotspots might be cold but you'll forget all about it when you see...
The Best Plant Gifts to Give and Receive
Give a gift that will keep on growing. Find the best plant gifts for any...
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