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December Gardening Checklist

QUICK LINKS: Buy Perennials • Buy Roses • Buy Edible Plants • Buy Soils + Fertilizers • Buy Tools +...

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November Gardening Checklist

QUICK LINKS: Buy Perennials • Buy Roses • Buy Edible Plants • Buy Soils + Fertilizers • Buy Tools +...

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Blue Plants for a Soothing Landscape

The color of the sky, the color of the ocean—blue is one of the most magnificent colors in nature and...

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The Monarch Wishing Tree

Supporting Western Monarch Butterfly Conservation Western Monarch butterflies are in peril. Western Monarch populations have dropped 97 percent below their...

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Growing Salvia in Orange County, California

Salvia is a gorgeous plant with tubular blossoms and often velvety and aromatic leaves that add color and texture to...

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Low-Maintenance Fall Porch Pots

Celebrate fall by creating festive porch pots to celebrate the abundance of the season. With seasonal favorites like gourds, pumpkins,...

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Front Porch Fall Inspiration

One of the most fun and exciting parts of being a gardener is getting creative with your yard, garden, and...

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October Gardening Checklist

QUICK LINKS: Buy Perennials • Buy Roses • Buy Edible Plants • Buy Soils + Fertilizers • Buy Tools + Accessories...

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Creative Ways to Add Fruit Trees and Plants to Small Spaces

Who says you need a big, sprawling orchard to grow delicious organic fruit? There are plenty of creative ways to...

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Plants with Architectural Characteristics

Some plants just have a perfectly statuesque quality—bold and contemporary with an artistic edge. Adding them strategically to your garden...

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Cool-Season Garden Prep

Nothing perks up a cloudy, gray February day like a bushel of fresh, colorful vegetables straight from the garden! While...

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Water-Wise Winter Vegetable Care

One of the most essential aspects of vegetable plant care is consistent, adequate watering—but this can be difficult when trying...

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Edible Plant Combinations for Mini Starter Gardens

Want to try growing veggies and other edible plants but don’t know where to start? Container gardens are the perfect...

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How to Design a Cut Flower Garden

Having a beautiful garden to brighten your outdoor scenery is always nice—but wouldn’t it be lovely to bring all that...

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The Peculiar Science of Moon Phase Gardening

Have you heard of gardening based on the moon phase? It's a fascinating practice, and while the concept may leave...

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Multiply Your Indoor Plant Collection by Propagating Cuttings

Multiply Your Indoor Plant Collection by Propagating Cuttings Want to multiply your collection of indoor plants without spending a dime?...

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What to Do When Your Agave Blooms

Seeing an agave bloom is always a spectacular sight! Their tall flower stalks look like whimsical trees from a Dr....

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A Complete Guide to Orchid Care for Beginners

Orchid care is different from the standard houseplant care protocol, but even beginners can successfully grow these exotic flowering plants...

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The Most Beautiful Varieties of Orchids to Grow Indoors

There are so many spectacular varieties of orchids—some are more common, while others are rare and exotic. At our garden...

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Monarch Butterflies Could Become Extinct if We Don't Take These 3 Steps, Experts Say

Story by Madeline Holcombe and Jalen Beckford, CNN One of the most popular and recognizable insects is at risk of...

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