Power Perennials: Plants That Thrive No Matter What
These perennials grow in tough soil and weather conditions, so you don't have to worry about your flower garden being ruined by Mother Nature! Check out our top picks, which include daylilies, Russian sage, coneflowers, and more! These beautiful flowers and plants will add color to your yard for years to come. #perennials #gardening #flowers #perennialgardenplanning #gardentips
How to Water Succulents
Whether your succulents are indoors, in outdoor containers, or in the ground, find out how often you should water them and the best practices for ensuring that your plants are well cared for. #succulents #houseplants #gardening
A Gardener's Guide to Lavender
Add color, variety and a delicious fragrance to your garden by planting lavender! We show you the best time to plant lavender, the best plants to pair it with, what soil and mulch it requires and how to keep it thriving in your flower garden. #gardening #flowers #lavender
Creating a shade garden design for your yard has never been easier! We’ve rounded up the best design tips, ideas, and inspiration for a shady yard, so you don’t have to worry about coming up with the perfect layout alone. #shadegarden #gardening #landscaping
Get Your Tomatoes off to a Perfect Start
Get your edible garden off to a great start with these tips that will teach you how to grow a perfect tomato garden! Your tomatoes will get a strong start with these 10 helpful garden insights. #growtomatoes #tomatoes #foodgarden #gardening
Tips for Pruning Roses
Tips for Pruning Roses Pruning rose bushes need not be a difficult or intimidating task. Rose bushes need to be pruned in a special way, so make pruning more efficient with these seven general tips.
The Most Beautiful Spring-Flowering Shrubs
Plant a few blooming shrubs in your garden to add color to your beautiful landscape. These 17 spring-blooming shrubs are easy to grow, low-maintenance and will add interest to your spring garden. #gardening #shrubs #springgarden
Follow These 10 Steps to a Magnificent Garden
When you’re ready to plant your first garden, turn to this gardening for beginners guide. It includes helpful tips on growing flowers or vegetables for the first time. - Garden Tips and Tricks
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24 Beautiful Blooming Houseplants
African violets, hibiscus, jasmine, kaffir lily, geraniums and begonias. Live flowers and foliage make the best home décor!
Container Annuals You Can't Kill
Are you looking for a pretty container plant, but don't want to have to pamper it? Take some suggestions from our 2016 issue of Green Side Up with a selection of container annuals that will look beautiful—no matter what.
What to Prune When
Pruning Hydrangeas Most hydrangea types -- pink, blue, or white mopheads and lacecaps, or oakleaf forms -- bloom on old wood. Prune these types of hydrangeas before midsummer. If you prune them in winter or early spring, you'll be removing flower buds.
Container-Garden Recipes for Shade
Coleus (Solenostemon 'Daffy'): 1 B. Sedge (Carex hachijoensis): 1 C. Caladium 'Florida Beauty': 1 D. Coleus (Solenostemon 'JoDonna'): 1 Try Contrasting Containers
The 13 Best Summer-Blooming Shrubs
Here are 13 of the best summer blooming shrubs that will keep your flower garden looking beautiful all season. Try growing some of our favorites, such as bluebeard shrub, butterfly bush, oleander, shrub rose, and more. #shrubs #gardening #landscapeideas
Gorgeous Spring Container Gardens
Gorgeous Spring Container Gardens Colorful container plantings celebrate the start of the gardening season.