Yard and Garden

Practical advice for gardening and yard maintence. Advice on growing flowers, trees, shrubs, vegetables, fruit and herbs. Plus, lawn care, structures and machinery.

Garden Clippings: Getting Your Garden Ready In February

By Mike Lang

February usually includes a few warm days that get the blood flowing and the thoughts heading in the direction of the garden. Once there, gardeners ponder the question, 'What can I do?'

On The Garden Path: Silver Plants

Story and photos by Caleb Melchior

Shimmer of silver plants brings glamour to garden

Garden Clippings: All-American Selections

By Mike Lang

All-America Selections adds three new plants to long list of winners

On The Garden Path: Flower Carpet Pink Supreme

Story and photos courtesy Anthony Tesselaar Plants

Coming soon: A rose that will have gardeners thinking pink


Garden Clippings: Garden Center Gifts

by Mike Lang

Garden centers offer great gift ideas

On The Garden Path: Festive Trees

by Cappers

Festive trees are part of traditional American Christmas celebrations

Garden Clippings: Cranberries

By Mike Lang

Cranberries are a traditional part of the Thanksgiving holiday, but how much do you really know about them?

On The Garden Path: Gage Park

by Neoma Foreman

Park in Kansas has been helping families make memories for more than 100 years