Contain Herbal Goodness
If you like the idea of growing your own food but worry that you don’t have the space, time or a green-enough thumb, start with growing herbs in containers.
Vine Care & Maintenance
Vines are wonderful plants when they’re not overrunning the garden. Learn how to keep your climbers and trailers beautiful, healthy and inbounds with proper care techniques.
Curing Annual Decline
Many summer gardens start with a colorful bang – then midseason hits and it all starts to fizzle. This annual decline is often written off to the heat. But if that’s really the case, then how do garden professionals manage to keep the beds at botanical gardens and fancy theme parks continually blooming and looking gorgeous? They apply just three simple gardening fundamentals. And yes, they’re ones that can keep your home garden color-perfect all season, too!
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Heat it up With Chile Peppers
It’s technically an edible, but some chile peppers are pretty enough _not_ to eat. Whether you harvest them or not, this ornamental is one hot plant to add to the garden!
The Palm of Your Land
Take advantage of the warm, rainy season and add palms to your landscape. These 10 easy-to-grow palm trees tolerate tough conditions and are just the right size.
Take a Vacation From the Garden
You deserve a vacation, but who’s going to take care of your garden when you’re away? With a little preplanning, you and your plants can survive the separation.