Learn To Love Knotweed

Plants in this invasive family can cause quite a headache to gardeners—but they can also be used for good.

Knapweed: A Thistle Lookalike

Often looked at as an invasive, knapweed has historically been used as a natural medicine, treating anything from sores to digestive complaints.

Eat This Cactus

Prickly pears are a common landscape plant of the desert West, but did you know you know they’re edible, too?

Can You Name That Wildflower?

Use the picture slider tool to play a game of wildflower seek-and-find—just don’t peek at the answer!

3 Coffee Substitutes You Can Grow

If you’re trying to cut back on your caffeine intake or simply want to find a locally grow bitter brew, these plants could be for you.