This is When You Should Start Mowing Your Lawn in the Spring
Keep these things in mind before mowing your lawn for the first time this spring.
10 Vegetables You Should Start Indoors
There may still be snow on the ground, but that doesn't mean you can't start preparing for your vegetable garden!
7 Hacks to Bring a Dead Houseplant Back to Life
Even if a plant looks dead, it doesn't mean that it's beyond rescue.
11 Things to Do in August to Get Your Garden Ready for Fall
Even in the coldest hardiness zones, August isn't yet the time to start putting your gardens to rest for the...
7 Gardening Mistakes You Might Be Making with Your Perennial Plants
Your flower beds aren't living up to that gardening magazine ideal? You may be making one of these common perennial...
How to Harvest Rhubarb the Right Way (Hint: Don’t Cut It!)
Don't cut those rhubarb stalks! Here's why it's a bad idea, and how to harvest rhubarb the right way.
11 Things to Never Keep in Your Backyard
Theft, damage and accidents are all too common when you leave these items in your backyard.
7 Organic Lawn Care Tips to Try This Year
This is the year to go au naturel—with your lawn care! It'll take a little work and patience, but you...
13 Vegetables That Take the Least Amount of Time to Grow
Master Gardeners reveal the fastest growing veggies—plus a few foods you can grow without seeds!
How to Amend Soil for a Nutrient-Rich Garden
Here's how to amend your soil's texture, pH and nutrients to maximize garden growth.
12 Shed Storage Ideas to Organize Your Space At Last
Don't let your shed become disorganized or overrun with junk! Instead, turn it into a well-lit, useful space that has...
Fall Backyard Birding Checklist: 13 Tips to Attract More Birds to Your Yard This Autumn
Every season brings tasks that backyard birders can do to encourage more birds to visit. Read on for easy projects...
24 Clever Repurposed Garden Containers
Each of these creative garden containers once had a completely different purpose.
8 Surprising Facts You Didn’t Know About Bluebirds
Get to know this trio of close-knit, grub-loving fliers.
10 Inexpensive Plants That Will Make Your Garden Pop
You get a lot of bang for the buck with these inexpensive plants. A small investment can pay big rewards...
10 Bee Friendly Plants Worth Adding to Your Yard
Want to give nature's most important pollinators a helping hand? Add these bee friendly plants to your yard, garden or...
Carson Arthur’s Top 10 Herbs For All Growing Conditions
In his new book, Vegetables, Chickens & Bees, Canadian gardening and outdoor design expert Carson Arthur reveals his go-to herbs...
25 Simple Landscaping Ideas For the Perfect Garden
Ready to upgrade your garden? Follow these simple landscaping ideas to turn your dream green space into a reality.
12 Lucky Plants You Should Add to Your Home
Everyone can use a little extra good fortune. Take a page from the annals of mythology and add a few...
Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Mow Your Lawn Every Week
You may want to consider mowing less after knowing what we know.
5 Facts About Bees That Are Absolutely False
There are almost 20,000 known species of bee, but some of them fit none of the archetypes people will normally...
5 Secrets to Maintaining the Perfect Lawn
This summer the lawn doesn't have to be greener on the other side. With these simple secrets you can create...