Outdoor plants in cold climates need to bank a certain number of hours being chilly during the winter for their buds to awaken in the...
No need to worry much about watering succulents. Many are cacti, but there are succulents in other plant families too.
Peat moss has been a great helper to gardeners for years. But it's unsustainable — and it may be time to say goodbye.
A plant that shies away from bright light. A flower that smells like rotten meat. Like the undead, these Halloween-y plants can live on after...
Ahead of winter, consider laying mulch over any bare ground in your yard.
Not all kinds of maples are equally desirable, so it pays to be able to tell them apart.
Topiary is the art of growing trees and shrubs as living sculptures — cubes, spheres, obelisks, animal shapes or combinations of these. The tradition has...
How to create a labyrinth garden — a tranquil spiritual quest in your own backyard.
Pruning helps trees strike a balance between shoot growth and fruit production.
Indoors plants are getting hungrier and thirstier this time of year — here are three ways to feed them.