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5 Best Digging Shovels of 2021

Take a look at some of the best shovels available in 2021 no matter what kind of digging you have to do.

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10 Ideas for Growing an Edible Landscape

Incorporate tasty fruits, herbs and vegetables into edible home landscaping.


10 Invasive Plants You Should Get Out of Your Garden Now

Keep your guard up. Look out for these weedy pests and make sure they don't get a toehold in your...


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3 Ways to Reuse and Recycle Yard Waste

Enrich your lawn and garden with these economical, chemical-free greenscaping practices.


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12 Easy Plants to Bolster Backyard Landscaping

They're as easy on the eyes as they are easy to grow. Meet 13 garden superstars that don't take a...

10 Unusual Landscape Borders

Draw interest in your garden with these unique landscaping borders. Many are repurposed materials, which means money savings, too!


10 Benefits of a Healthy Yard

You can reduce stress, improve your mood, and increase your bottom line by creating a healthy yard. Here are 10...

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10 Shrubs You’ll Regret Planting

Some are garden thugs, others are maintenance hogs or one-hit wonders. Don't bother planting these shrubs.


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Turn Your Fall Leaves into Free Mulch and Compost

Use fall leaves to improve soil, make free mulch and expand your garden beds.


10 Pretty Purple Flowers That’ll Make Your Garden Pop

Add a splash of purple to your landscape with some bountiful blooms. Whether you're looking for annuals or perennials, here...


How to Hide an Air Conditioner: 9 Clever Ways

As long as you don't block the air flow and you make sure the AC unit is accessible, covering that...

Palm Tree Landscaping Tips for Warm Climate Dwellers

If you're dreaming of a lush, exotic garden, no tropical look is complete without palms. Here's how you can use...


Our Favorite Flower Bed Ideas for Full Sun

You can have a beautiful garden without a lot of work. As proof, here are 10 flower bed ideas for...


Eye-Catching Raised Flower Bed Ideas

Raised flower beds are a great option, no matter what your outdoor space looks like. Raised bed gardening is not...


Low-Maintenance Flower Bed Tips

These tips will help you make a beautiful garden with showy, low-maintenance flowers and ground covers.


The Best Garden and Lawn Edging Ideas & Tips

Three simple, attractive, low-maintenance garden and lawn edging ideas to inspire.


How to Turn an Empty Milk Jug Into a Watering Can

Can't find your watering can? Don't make your plants wait until you can buy a new one at the gardening...


Rider, Lawn Tractor, Garden Tractor: What’s the Difference?

Here's the info need to know about lawn tractors, rear-engine riding mowers and garden tractors.


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How To Grow and Care for Hostas

Shade-loving hostas add lushness, color and volume to your garden. Follow these tips for getting the most out of landscaping...


Super-Simple Landscaping Hack: Plant Your Pots

Ever wish you could reorganize your garden after seeing how the mature plants look? Here's a clever way to do...


Here’s What’s New in Outdoor Path Lights

Path lights not only help guide you along an outdoor walkway, but can be used to highlight features of your...


Finding the Best Garden Hose

Perform an easy test right in the store!


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Affordable Garden Path Ideas

Our favorite walkway ideas for your landscape: Paths you can build in a weekend without breaking the bank or your...

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10 Outstanding Desert Landscaping Ideas

While not as boisterous as a cottage garden nor as lush as a tropical garden, desert landscapes have an undeniable...


14 Functional Tiny Apartment Balconies

Don't let your small space hold you down, just get creative!


10 Inexpensive Plants that will Make Your Garden Pop

You get a lot of bang for the buck with these showy plants. A small investment can pay big rewards...


Lawn and Garden Fertilizer 101

The more you know, the more you grow!


Brilliant Seed ID

A little play sand will help keep seeds located in the garden


Weatherproof Plant Labels

An old window blind can fit in perfectly in the garden