The term "annual" refers to any plant that can be sowed, achieve germination, blossom, and wither over the course of a year. The label could also be utilized to describe the round-the-clock care some varietals seem to require. If you adore annuals but crave simplicity, scroll through for eight easy annuals that demand little attention.
Almost time to hop outside for some spring gardening. This Easter, give a bountiful basket filled to the brim with one-of-a-kind gardening gifts, including a stone rabbit statue, custom tools, and seed bombs that burst into edible plants.
Preparing for winter is especially important for your vegetable garden. During the cold months, any stems or foliage left from harvest time make an excellent place for pests to spend the off season and ready to infect come spring. Follow these easy steps for a healthy and protected garden.
The first brilliant blooms of spring can be a sight for sore eyes after a glacial winter. But some of the season's most stunning flowers are also the most grueling to grow. Embrace spring's beautiful bounty by growing these six low-maintenance flowering shrubs -- favored by senior garden editor Todd Carr -- that offer visual allure without any of the arduous labor.
Spring is the season to appreciate lush flora, and flowering perennials are the perfect pick for a particularly spectacular show. Read on for 10 of senior garden editor Todd Carr's favorite perennials, which grow proflically between March and May.
What better way to embrace 2016 than by cultivating a beautiful garden -- an activity that actually dissolves tension and promotes longevity -- and quite simply creates a handsome home environment. Read on for the best burgeoning spring 2016 garden trends, from container kitchen gardens to ... xeriscaping?
Not every outdoor space is well-suited to growing flowers ... but that doesn't mean all hope is lost. When in doubt about soil quality or space constraints, fabricate a raised garden bed. Gardening editors Todd Carr and Melissa Ozawa offer their expertise on making a raised bed where flora can flourish.
Plant growth may go dormant during the winter, but your garden doesn't have to. Bring the alfresco life inside with these beautiful and brilliant indoor gardening ideas for winter from senior garden editor Todd Carr.