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Container garden flower pots

Container Gardening: How to Grow Flowers in Pots

Growing flowers in pots will brighten up your backyard and it's easy to do. Here's everything you need to know about container gardening.

Create a Mini Greenhouse out of a Bottle

Protect garden seedlings from spring frost by creating a mini greenhouse from an empty soda bottle. Simply use a utility knife to slice off the bottom of the bottle, then place it over the seedling.

How to Protect Your Garden from Freezing Temperatures

Gardeners often worry about freezing temperatures and frosts that can kill plants and damage crops. Here's how to protect tender plants when the mercury drops below freezing.
White, red and pink poinsettias

How to Care for Poinsettias Year-Round

Poinsettias can be used year-round, not just for Christmas! This guide shares how to care for poinsettias indoors as houseplants.
Raking leaves in the autumn

The Fall Lawn and Garden Care Guide

Everything you need to know to care for your lawn and garden in the fall.
Azaleas blooming in a garden

How to Plant Container Azaleas and Other Shrubs

Go ahead and buy those containers of azaleas. This makes planting them easy.

How to Grow Hydrangeas

Hydrangeas enhance landscape borders, and their blossoms are beautiful as cut or dried flowers. Here are tips for growing this eye-catching plant in your yard.
Black Spots Roses

How to Control Black Spot Fungus on Rose Leaves

Want your rose bushes to stay nice and red? Here's how to control a disease that can spread from rose leaves and ruin your garden.
Red Rose Bush

How to Transplant Roses

Transplanting roses is trickier than transplanting other plant varieties. Here's how to do it.