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101+ Earth Day Tips for 2019

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If you are looking for Earth Day tips for 2019, you're in the right place. While you're here, test your Earth IQ with our...

Best Affordable Indoor Hydroponic Systems

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Just because it's not the right season or you have limited space, it doesn't mean that your gardening...

The Top Five Winter Plants To Help You Garden All Year...

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Everyone loves the springtime with the nice weather and the beautiful bursts of color as the new growth starts to take shape. Every weekend...

Starting a Rose Garden in February

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If you have ever admired the beauty of a rose garden and dreamed of having one of your own, but thought it would be...

DIY: Constructing a Potting Bench in 5 Steps

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Gardeners are nothing without their potting benches. These wooden structures allow them to gather up their tools and materials in one place. While you...

How to Grow Vegetables in Cold Climates

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Gardening in cold weather Well, I come from the south and my grandma and great-grandparents always grew vegetables in the winter time. That was the...

Finding Inspiration in Nature Photography

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Photo by Phil Houston In an earlier post, I looked at getting creative with gardening design. A large part of being creative is finding inspiration....

12 ways to recycle your Christmas Tree After Christmas

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You took the time to pick out the perfect tree for you and your family to enjoy over the holiday season, so why would...

Keeping Pests and Disease Away During Winter

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Insect pests and diseases are a problem that every gardener has to deal with. For those that choose organic control, as opposed to chemical...

Beautiful Flowers You Can Grow Indoors

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Who doesn’t love flowers? They have so much color, vibrancy, and are just a delight to have around the house. If you’re looking for...

Do You Want to Build A Snowman?

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There’s nothing worse than a sad, melting, lopsided snowman on the front lawn, despite hours of hard work from you and your kids. All...

How to Plant an Indoor Herb Garden

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Having fresh herbs whenever you need them for your special dishes or drinks is such a great convenience. There is never a doubt that...

How Snow is Good For Your Garden

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Winter seems to be something that is scary for some gardeners. Although the snow can cause havoc on some plants, it could be a...

Making Room for Winter Gardening

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You don't have to quit gardening just because winter is coming. In fact, some of us really like the challenge. We also like calling...

How To Grow Bulbs Indoors

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Forcing the issue Having fresh flowers in the home whenever you want is such a great thing. It brightens any room and they smell terrific...

7 Smart Gardening Resolutions for the New Year

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Make this the year of gardening success! It doesn't matter whether you're an experienced gardener or a novice, almost anyone can successfully start and maintain...

Winterize Lawn: How To Start

AAAAHHHH! The sweet smell of fresh cut grass sends me into a state of peaceful bliss. I think of picnics, touch football, and tag,...

November Conundrums: Is It Too Late to Plant Bulbs?

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  It's officially November. Does that mean it's too late to plant bulbs in your garden? The answer to this question is, “It depends.” Growing Depends on...

Top 4 Plants for Your Late Fall Garden

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It’s that time of the year where the weather starts getting colder and the plants that were once flourishing are now struggling to survive....

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