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Terrariums—Yes You Can!

Terrariums Horticulture

Terrariums are surprisingly simple to make and even easier to maintain. Gardens in miniature are fun to build, are appealing to Fairy Garden enthusiasts and are well suited for the not-so-attentive indoor gardeners. The first thing you will learn, unless …

Keeping Houseplants Happy and Healthy

Caring for house plants

As the days get colder and shorter many of us turn our gardening attention indoors. Whether you are bringing in tender plants that cannot withstand the winter months outside or simply adding to your permanent indoor plant collection, we have …

Hosta Shade Partners

ferns and coral bells

  Many gardeners are drawn to a particular plant and design gardens to showcase and accentuate that favorite kind. Many gardeners of the shade have hostas on the top of their must-have list. Hostas are easy to grow, come in …

Give the Birds Shelter


Creating a winter habitat for the birds is a lot easier than you may think. Provide the basics and the birds will grace your back yard throughout the winter. Be consistent Just like you, birds require daily food, water, shelter …

Smart Gardening Online Workshops

smart gardening online workshops

Horticulture presents four new FREE online workshops for 2016. Spring Ahead with Cool-Season Flowers with flower farmer Lisa Ziegler. Learn about growing hardy annual flowers such as snapdragons, sweet peas, bells of Ireland and other spring beauties that are favorites …

Fall Perennial Gardening Basics 101

Watering the Fall Garden Horticulture

Your garden is still growing—especially your perennials. The steps you take now, in the fall garden, will provide for a more rewarding garden come spring. Now is the time to tend to your perennials and perennial beds. Fluff the mulch. …