There are strong parallels between putting together a jigsaw puzzle and building a garden.
A couple has used deals and DIY projects to overhaul their yard with an eye toward attracting birds and insects.
By not disturbing the soil excessively, you can reduce your watering and weeding and use fewer fertilizers.
Garden pro also answers questions about where to plant trees and when an herbicide might be necessary.
The pandemic has brought many newbies to gardening, and with them, a lot of frustrating moments. Stick with it and take heart.
Garden containers and the plants they hold have the ability to transform an outdoor space, adding height, color and creative fun.
Adrian Higgins also answers questions on saving peony seeds, the best annuals for a sunny location and crowding out weeds.
Forget the fancy furniture, structured patios and pools that dominate American landscapes. For Carolyn Mullet, the most important elements in any garden are the plants.
A richly planted garden could be a lifeline for pollinators threatened by habitat loss, pesticides and climate change.