5 Mistakes Every New Gardener Makes

Taking on a new project can be both exciting and frustrating. Sometimes everything will go smoothly the first time you try something but more often than not …
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Create a Cottage-Style Garden This Spring

Many people adore cottage gardens for their rustic charm and fairytale-like style. As cottage gardens often have the appearance of having taken years of …
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What Type of Pot Should I Put My Houseplant In?

You may think all you need to know about choosing plant pots is what they’ll look like with your decor but a pot is actually very important to your plant’s …
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Caring for Houseplants in Winter

A home filled with flourishing houseplants can be especially comforting during the winter months when the weather outside is dreary and night comes early. Even …
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Indoor Seed Starting

Starting your own seeds this year can help you save money and have access to a larger variety of plants. It can also be an excellent way to help young children …
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Caring for Air Plants

Tillandsia or air plants are epiphytes meaning that they don’t require any soil to grow! In nature, they take in their moisture and nutrients from the air or …
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Winter Birding

Getting the family outside and enjoying nature can be tough in the winter. While the cold may put a damper on many activities, birdwatching is actually a great …
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Best Indoor Plants this Winter

With winter rolling in, your outdoor garden won’t be requiring your diligent attention for a few months. That begs the question: What’s a gardener to do? …
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Keeping Holiday Plants Alive

Traditional holiday plants like poinsettias add color and beauty to your home during the holiday season, but did you know they don't need to fade away when the …
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How to Care for Holiday Greens

To keep your wreaths and swags looking their best straight through the holiday season, follow these tips:
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A Bittersweet End to Outdoor Gardening Season

It’s been a wet one hasn't it! Record rainfall levels and days upon days of lingering results. Since spring we have battled powdery mildew and fungus levels to …
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Give the Raking and Mulching to Someone Else

Just a short while ago, your yard was the scene for fun and relaxation. But when fall comes around, there’s so much to do to get the yard ready for its long …
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