Corn & Peas Companion Planting

Companion planting encompasses a variety of practices that, while often not well understood, seem to encourage growth and discourage pests.
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Lawn Spring Lawn Care

Everyone loves a lush, green lawn in spring. Be prepared and learn how to keep your grass thriving throughout the season.
Seed Starting Made Easy

Plant in milk carton

It’s time to dispel the myth that only people with “green thumbs” can start seeds. Think back to your school days: Did you ever start marigold or grass seed in an old milk carton? Chances are your first lesson in seed starting was in grade school – and it was magic before your eyes. Growing plants from seed is still lots of fun and rewarding for all ages. Best of all, it’s not that difficult. Learn the tips to successful seed starting and begin turning your thumb a deep shade of green. Let’s get sowing!

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Corn Cockle Easy Spring Cutflowers

It’s easy to grow your own cutflowers, and there’s one for every season. Let these three spring-blooming annuals help get your garden – and vases – flowering.
Hakonechloa Ornamental Grass Care Basics

When properly cared for, ornamental grasses make a wonderful garden addition. Here are some basic care tips to keep your grasses looking beautiful year-round.
Pulsatilla Unusual Spring Plants

Are you tired of growing the same plants season after season? Bring the “wow” factor to your springtime garden with some of these unusual and beautiful plants!