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A garden hose is coiled up on a wall-mounted hose rack.
BUYING GUIDE

Best Garden Hoses for Your Yard


Not all garden hoses are equal, so choose one that is durable with quality design

Peonies, iris and other plants growing in a garden bed.
BUYING GUIDE

Best Perennials For Your Garden


Grow a beautiful garden with perennials that come back year after year

The USDA Hardiness Zone Map regions
INSPIRATION GUIDE

Find Your USDA Plant Hardiness Zone


Leave the guesswork out of planting when you use our USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map

A butterfly landing on annual summer flowers in the garden.
INSPIRATION GUIDE

How to Make the Most of Your Yard's Site and Light


Learn how to grow the right plants in the right place in your yard

Pansies and violas in patio containers
BUYING GUIDE

Types of Annuals


Annuals provide bright bursts of color in the garden throughout the growing season

Green beans growing on a vine
INSPIRATION GUIDE

How to Grow Green Beans


Learn how to grow green beans in your backyard vegetable garden

Colorful coneflowers in a garden
INSPIRATION GUIDE

How to Troubleshoot and Care for Perennials in Your Garden


Learn how to care for the perennials in your garden for a season full of beauty

Yellow daylilies with pink impatiens in a sunny flower bed.
INSPIRATION GUIDE

Discover 10 Do's and 10 Don'ts for Your Garden this Year


Learn the tips that will make your garden a success

A basket of multi-colored tomatoes
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Grow Tomatoes


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Get tips on how to grow tomatoes and savor their flavors all summer

Rhubarb growing in a garden
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Grow Rhubarb


Difficulty Intermediate
Time Under 2 hours

Rhubarb rewards with a tasty harvest in spring

Gardener holding potatoes
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Plant Potatoes


Difficulty Beginner
Time Over 1 day

Plan for a healthy, bountiful potato harvest by following this guide
Vegetable scraps in a compost pile
INSPIRATION GUIDE

Tips for Composting


Discover a few ideas to get the most out of your composting
Dried citrus slices with spices
INSPIRATION GUIDE

6 Ways to Use Citrus All Year


Save your surplus citrus for juices and seasonings you can use all year long
Seed sprouting in the garden
INSPIRATION GUIDE

How to Start Your Garden with Seeds


Start seeds indoors for a jumpstart on the season and better selection of plants
Hosta beside a garden path
INSPIRATION GUIDE

Perennials for Early Garden Color


Gardens spring to life when the first perennials appear
Deer in the vegetable garden
INSPIRATION GUIDE

How to Get Rid of Pests and Bugs in the Garden


Keep the critters from damaging the garden you've worked so hard on
A video shows how to trellis cucumbers.
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Trellis Cucumbers


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Promote an abundant harvest this season by trellising cucumbers in your garden
An upholstered chair surrounded by houseplants
INSPIRATION GUIDE

Plants That Purify Air


Refresh inside your home when you fill it with houseplants that clean the air
Colorful flower garden in spring
INSPIRATION GUIDE

How to Start a Flower Garden in 3 Easy Steps


Surround your outdoor living space with color and fragrance this year by planting a new flower garden.
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INSPIRATION GUIDE

Know the Difference Between Annuals vs. Perennials


Learn the difference between annuals and perennials for your garden
Glasses of green smoothie
INSPIRATION GUIDE

7 Healthy Plants to Grow for a Smoothie Garden


Bring garden fresh vegetables and fruits to your morning smoothie
Lettuce growing from the ground.
INSPIRATION GUIDE

How to Grow Lettuce


It's easy to grow lettuce for salads in your home garden
How to Plant a Potato Barrel Garden
INSPIRATION GUIDE

How to Grow Potatoes in a Potato Barrel


Growing potatoes in a potato barrel, a 50-gallon trash can or a whiskey barrel makes sense.
Cucumbers on a vine in the garden
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Grow Cucumbers


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Growing cucumbers in your garden can inspire new recipes in your kitchen
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