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8 Big Gardening Mistakes to Avoid in the Spring

Late winter/early spring is the time to prep your garden and lawn. But doing it wrong does more harm than good. Here’s what to do—and not do.

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How to Grow Perfect Tomatoes

When was the last time you bought a really good-tasting tomato from the grocery store? Weather permitting, you can grow…

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How To Grow Beautiful Roses

Don't make these mistakes. Roses are the divas of the gardening world—or so it seems. But growing these beauties actually…

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How To Kill Garden Weeds Naturally

Yes, weeds in your garden are tough to deal with, but you don’t need to use toxic commercial weed killers…

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Homemade Bird Feeder

This fun summer project is for the birds! Here’s what you do… Here’s a homemade way to make a feast…

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Living Fences: 10 Beautiful Plants to Create Privacy

Are you considering trees or shrubs as a living fence on your property? Choosing a living fence over a conventional…

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No-Thorn Rose Cutting

A rose is a rose is a…ouch! Here’s some advice on painless rose picking and pruning… When you’re pruning or…

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Natural Weed Killer

Time to get rid of the bad plants! Here’s what to use if you want to avoid harsh pesticides… Mix…

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Knee Protection for Gardeners

This is a good idea if you’re doing any on-your-knees gardening, cleaning or just crawling around on the floor. Take…

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Energy Drink for Your Plants

Here’s something from your pantry that can feed your houseplants… Gelatin is a great source of nitrogen. Dissolve one envelope…

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Clever Garden Tool Trick

When planting your garden, a ruler comes in handy. Sure, you could dirty up your good ruler or yardstick. Here’s…

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How to Prune a Tree Right

Pruning trees is important for their health and good looks. But if you do it wrong, a tree may be…

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Our Favorite Easy-Grow Herbs

If the thought of messing with seeds every year makes you cringe, but you love the idea of fresh (practically…

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Revitalize Your Perennials

Sure, you planted perennials for a carefree, flowering garden, but you may have noticed that they’re not as attractive as…

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5 Edible Weeds That Are Probably Growing In Your Yard

You’ve plucked them and chucked them into your trash or compost pile. You’ve cursed their very existence. You’ve racked your…