How to Tell If Your Plants Need More Sun
It's more show than tell with indoor and outdoor plants. Learn the signs of too little light so you can...
Do Hostas Attract Hummingbirds?
Hummingbirds and hostas are both treasured by gardeners. See why they go well together.
Off Limits! 8 Houseplants That Aren’t Safe for Dogs
The last thing dog owners want to worry about is whether their houseplants are safe for their beloved Fido. Find...
Top 10 Tube-Shaped Flowers That Attract Hummingbirds
Plant these colorful tube-shaped flowers and watch hummingbirds flock to your garden.
8 Mosquito-Repelling Plants You Need in Your Backyard ASAP
Why invest in pesticides or bug sprays to control mosquitoes when you can repel them naturally with plants?
10 Perennial Vegetables That Grow Back Each Year
With all the seed buying and gardening that happens in spring, people forget that there are perennial vegetables that grow...
Top 10 Biggest Blooms for Your Flower Garden
Check out our list of the 10 biggest blooms on the block that will make an immediate impact in your...
Tips for Attracting the First Spring Butterflies
Learn which butterflies appear first, what they feed on, and the best actions for supporting and attracting the first spring...
How to Use Edible Flowers from Your Garden
Freshen up meals with edible flowers found in your own backyard.
Eat the Rainbow: 11 Vegetables of a Different Color
Purple carrots, blue potatoes, and black tomatoes? Plant a garden full of unexpected vegetables and eat the rainbow!
Nature Connects Exhibit Offers LEGO Hummingbird, Butterfly, and More
Sean Kenney's amazing LEGO sculptures have to be seen to be believed. Learn more about the Nature Connects exhibit touring...
Cheap Plants: Making the Most of the Bargain Rack
Savvy gardeners know how to scour the bargain rack for cheap plants. Learn the tips and tricks to bring them...
9 Poisonous Plants Every Cat Owner Should Avoid
Many kitties love to nibble on plants, but there are some very toxic plants for cats. Avoid lilies, kalanchoe and...
5 Basic Butterfly Behaviors to Know
Take your butterfly gardening to the next level by learning some of their most common habits to look for.
Month-by-Month Gardening Resolutions
Your yard will have its best year yet when you set and keep these month-by-month gardening resolutions!
8 Must-See Spring Flower Festivals
Fill your calendar with events that feature the sweet scent of spring.
Animal Hibernation: A Long Winter’s Nap
Wildlife nestle in for the season during hibernation, a cold-weather survival tactic.
The Pros and Cons of Crown of Thorns
Crown of Thorns is easy to grow indoors and out. But there are few caveats to be aware of before...
Ask the Garden Expert: Is It OK to Use Rubber Mulch?
Our garden expert talks using rubber mulch in the garden, identifies mystery plants, and more!
Grow Bromeliads for Easy Indoor Color
These tropical stunners are easy to care for with a few simple tricks. Learn how to grow bromeliads successfully.
9 Best Fall Shrubs to Grow This Season
Turn up the heat in your cool-weather backyard with fiery fall foliage.
Let’s Talk About Painted Succulents
The bright colors will catch your eye, but what are you really getting when you buy painted succulents?