Tiny Gardens for Tiny Spaces

Just because you live in a small space doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy gardening. Whether you want to grow cherry tomatoes with your kids or some herbs to add …
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The Sky is the Limit with Container Gardening

Interest in container gardening continues to grow because it's so versatile. Use containers as accent pieces all over your garden, to liven up a balcony or to …
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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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Container Posies and Parties

Be Inspired Seasonally with Rita Calvert If you have the Valentine Vibe...give it a lot of love! Above all spread the love with something lasting like flowers …
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Gardening with Succulents

Homestead Gardens is where you'll find delightful - and amazingly easy to care for - succulent plants for both your indoor and patio gardens. Succulents are …
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Urban Gardening, with Dry-Loving Perennials in Containers!

We have a great line-up of talks and demo's this weekend at both locations for our Urban Gardening weekend - here's the full schedule.
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Cactus and Succulents for Marylanders? You Bet!

Our own gardening guru Gene Sumi spoke to the Golden Spade Club this month about a topic you don't hear enough about in the East - the world of succulents and …
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Kerry's Favorite Plants for Sizzling Hot Summer Containers

As promised, here's part 2 of Kerry Kelley's container gardening tips for hot weather.  Click here to see her suggestions for designing plant combinations, and …
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Kerry's Tips for Designing and Planting Containers

 
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Living the Lush Life

Written by: Ann-Marie Sedor | Photos by: Melanie McCabe Houseplants are often relegated to wallflower status as simple flushes of greenery that fill empty …
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Easter Lilies are Ready to Bloom

Behold the mighty Easter Lily, known for its huge trumpet-shaped flowers and awesome fragrance - its time is near! Easter Lilies (Lilium longiflorum) are …
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The Amazing EarthBox!

EarthBox I reported in this blog story the pearls of container gardening wisdom that Gene Sumi conveyed to the Chevy Chase Garden Club recently, but there's …
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