Tips for Planting, Growing and Caring for Peonies

Big and ruffly, fragrant and elegant, peonies have been a favorite perennial flower for more …

How to Prune Roses

Americans come by their love of roses naturally. The nation’s first president, George Washington, grew …

How to Plant and Care for a Weeping Cherry...

The picturesque beauty of the weeping cherry tree’s white and pink blossoms has inspired artists …

How to Prune Rosemary

Among garden plants, rosemary is an all-around powerhouse. Packed with antioxidants, it’s an essential herb …

How to Prune Basil

If you love having fresh basil on hand to add to sauces, salads or homemade …

Tips for Making Your Soil More or Less Acidic

If this is the year you’re planning on a fresh vegetable garden or just greening …

How to Keep Cats Out of Plants

Some cats can’t resist the allure of houseplants. They’ll chew the leaves, dig in the …

7 Fascinating Indoor Plant Facts

  Wax Plant Has a Noble Namesake The wax plant, Hoya carnosa, is named after …

What Causes Rust?

What Causes Rust to Form? You know rust because it wreaks havoc on your bike, …

Discover the Truth About Common Hummingbird Myths

Attracting hummingbirds is easier when you know how to tell the truth from the fiction. …