Garden by Moonlight
The white flowers, silvery foliage and amazing fragrance of a moon garden provide the chance to enjoy nature beyond daytime hours.
If you can’t avoid gardening on a hot summer day, dress for the job: Wear wicking, lightweight clothing, and don’t forget your hat, sunscreen and water bottle!
Community Gardens & Bounty Hunters
Many children live a sedentary lifestyle and are chronically overfed. But there are people out there trying to change that! Nonprofit Petaluma Bounty is aiming to build a sustainable food system that gives access to healthy food for everyone in Petaluma, CA, redistributes surplus food, and provides affordable fresh, organic produce to low-income families, schools and seniors.
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Help From Olbrich Botanical Gardens
The beautifully designed, eco-friendly Olbrich Botanical Gardens in Madison, WI, provides plenty of ideas to use in your own growing space!
Party On (a Budget)!
If you’re staying home this summer, then make your back yard the place to be! An affordable garden party is just a few easy tips away.
Grow Crazy for Catnip
This easy-to-grow perennial has nice lavender summer flowers. It comes with the fun bonus of driving your cats crazy, so plant some today!