9 Ornamental Shrubs for Wet Soil Conditions

Most plants can’t thrive in extremely wet soil. Here are 9 shrubs for wet soil that won’t suffer in soggy conditions.

12 High-Pollen Flowers Bees Will Love!

Ready to get your yard buzzing? Learn more about the ideal habitats for bees along with a list of 12 high-pollen flowers guaranteed to attract bees to your garden!

Trap Crops Help Protect Your Favorite Plants from Insect Pests

Trap crops, also known as trap plants, are decoys planted near flowers or veggies to lure away insect pests. Trap planting is a non-chemical option for protecting a garden from insect infestation.

Pruning Raspberries – Keep Raspberry Shrubs Healthy and Productive

Pruning raspberries is essential for keeping shrubs healthy and productive. Learn how to prune raspberries to prevent overgrowth and improve your fruit harvest.

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Schizanthus, Butterfly Flower, Poor Man’s Orchid (Schizanthus )

Schizanthus, Butterfly Flower, Poor Man’s Orchid (Schizanthus )

Annual Phlox (Phlox drummondii)

Annual Phlox (Phlox drummondii)

Sweet Iris, Dalmatian Iris (Iris pallida)

Sweet Iris, Dalmatian Iris (Iris pallida)

Snow Drop Anemone (Anemone sylvestris)

Snow Drop Anemone (Anemone sylvestris)

Don’t get caught by the frost!

Find the average first and last frost dates for your state with our Frost Map.

A frost map helps determine the estimated first and last frost date in a given region and is a helpful tool to plan a garden. For maximum gardening, success combine the estimated frost dates with the hardiness zone of the plant(s) you want to grow.

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Why Is There No Fruit on My Tree?

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9 Ornamental Shrubs for Wet Soil Conditions

9 Ornamental Shrubs for Wet Soil Conditions

Most plants can’t thrive in extremely wet soil. Here are 9 shrubs for wet soil that won’t suffer in soggy conditions.
12 High-Pollen Flowers Bees Will Love!

12 High-Pollen Flowers Bees Will Love!

Ready to get your yard buzzing? Learn more about the ideal habitats for bees along with a list of 12 high-pollen flowers guaranteed to attract bees to your garden!
Trap Crops Help Protect Your Favorite Plants from Insect Pests

Trap Crops Help Protect Your Favorite Plants from Insect Pests

Trap crops, also known as trap plants, are decoys planted near flowers or veggies to lure away insect pests. Trap planting is a non-chemical option for protecting a garden from insect infestation.
Pruning Raspberries – Keep Raspberry Shrubs Healthy and Productive

Pruning Raspberries – Keep Raspberry Shrubs Healthy and Productive

Pruning raspberries is essential for keeping shrubs healthy and productive. Learn how to prune raspberries to prevent overgrowth and improve your fruit harvest.
21 Fruit Flavored Herbs – Your Favorite Herbs with an Unexpected Twist!

21 Fruit Flavored Herbs – Your Favorite Herbs with an Unexpected Twist!

If “variety is the spice of life” then you’ll want to grow these fun, fruit flavored herbs to add fresh fragrances to your garden and create new flavor variations on your favorite recipes.
When to Prune Flowering Shrubs – Schedules for 16 of the Most Popular Shrubs

When to Prune Flowering Shrubs – Schedules for 16 of the Most Popular Shrubs

The ideal time to prune flowering shrubs depends on the species and flowering period. Learn the best time of year to prune 16 of the most common flowering shrubs.
Top Tips for Starting Seeds in the Ground Outdoors

Top Tips for Starting Seeds in the Ground Outdoors

Direct sowing means starting seeds in the ground, rather than in containers indoors. Learn which types of seeds can be started in the ground outdoors and explore the pros and cons of direct sowing.
8 Perfect Plants for a Shady Porch

8 Perfect Plants for a Shady Porch

If your porch is shady all day long, that doesn’t mean you can’t still grow beautiful plants. Growing plants on a shady porch is all about selecting the right plants.

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