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hibiscus flower

Problem with Tropical Hibiscus Leaves Turning Yellow

There are a number of reason the leaves on hibiscus can yellow, including too much or too little water or sunlight. Read on to find out more.
Ripening blackberries

How to Pick Wild Blackberries and Raspberries

During summer, nature begins to offer a bounty all its own, free for the picking – wild berries! And if you're new to berry picking, the best place to start is with wild blackberries and raspberries. Read on for some tips on when and how to pick, store, and cook wild berries in your area.
Washing Machine

How to Remove Mold and Mildew from Front-Load Washing Machines

Find out how to clean front-loading washing machines to remove mold and mildew from inside the washer and keep them clean.
Rhubarb

How and When to Harvest Rhubarb

Rhubarb is a perennial vegetable grown for its wonderful, tart leafstalks. Here are some tips for harvesting rhubarb in your garden.

Guide to Growing Bulbs in Your Garden

Check out this easy to follow guide to hardiness zones, planting seasons, and blooming time to over 30 common flowering bulbs for your garden.

When to Prune Hydrangeas

The way to prune hydrangeas depends on the type of hydrangea and how it blooms. Read on to find out how to prune the hydrangeas in your yard.
Melting Snow

Understanding Microclimates in Your Yard or Garden

Read this article to find out how to understand and work with microclimates in your yard or garden.
White, red and pink poinsettias

How to Grow Flowering Kalanchoe

Flowering kalanchoes are staples of the holiday and florist trade. Here are some tips for keeping your plant healthy and blooming for years to come.

How to Make Homemade Insecticidal Soap for Plants

Find out how to make your own homemade, organic, eco-friendly insecticidal soap for your garden and houseplants using ordinary household ingredients.