Discover five fast-growing herbs that perform well when planted for fall harvests. They favor cool temperatures, and many will overwinter in the garden.
Wasps, hornets and yellow jackets are stinging insects that can build nests near your home. Here’s how to prevent them and deal with them if they appear.
Purple sprouting broccoli is a delicious crop that can extend your growing season straight through the winter months, even in cold climates.
Ozone at ground level could be the cause of poor productivity in wild and cultivated plants. Here are the signs of ozone damage to look for.
Pinching mums is not a difficult task, but it is a necessary one. Grow sturdier, stockier and better flowering mums with the simple practice of pinching.
If you maintain a compost area or container, you’ll find that our common discards often result in uncommon “offspring” or volunteers to assist us.
Want to grow a lot of herbs in a small space? Build this DIY tiered herb planter just outside your backdoor and harvest homegrown herbs all summer long.
You might think July is too late to plant more cucumbers, but it isn’t. Learn why planting in midsummer is a great idea in some gardening zones.
Bats, butterflies and hummingbirds help in addition to bees and other insects. Learn about native pollinators and what you can do to protect their habitats.
The roly poly offers a great introduction to your soil life and understanding the mysterious, complex world of the overlooked and underfoot.