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.

Dudley Do-wrong in the Garden

By Renee-Lucie Benoit

I reflect on what I did wrong this past season and what I did right.

The Calm Before the Storm

By Amy

My favorite time to garden

Planning and Constructing Water Gardens

By Alan and Gill Bridgewater

Follow these steps to learn the fundamentals of creating your own tranquil water garden.

Rooftop and Balcony Garden Options

By David Squire

Roof gardens are idyllic throughout summer; perennial plants in containers can be removed during winter to a less exposed position.


Dividing Perennial Herbs and Houseplants

Dividing perennial herbs and houseplants helps to enlarge and revitalize often old unproductive plants.

How to Sow Vegetable Seeds

Learn the different methods for sowing vegetable seeds to attain even and rapid germination.

How to Layer Shrubs, Trees, Vines and Houseplants

Learn all there is to know about layering outside plants and houseplants.

This Old Garden

By Leah

A look at some gardening techniques, then and now.

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