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Create Texture in Your Garden with Wispy Plants

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Garden designer Rebecca Sweet knows texture is a powerful tool in the garden. It creates an irresistible physical reaction among kids and adults alike. Fine textures are a favorite among gardeners because delicate and wispy foliage and flowers help create a soft and welcoming atmosphere.

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Do You Know Who Invented the Wheelbarrow & When?

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As you use your wheelbarrow to haul dirt, mulch, debris to the burn pile, or what seems like miles of hose to connect to the spigot, you probably haven’t thought about the tool’s history. But there’s a rich history to this vital gardening tool that spans continents and millennia.

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Save the Bees! Best Plantings for Honeybees

If you’ve been gardening for a minute, you’ll know that the plight of the bees is always a lively topic. In her new book, Planting for Honeybees: The Growers Guide to Creating a Buzz, author Sarah Wyndham Lewis jokes, “They say if you have four beekeepers in the room, you’ll have six opinions on any given topic! I’ve never found this truer than in researching this book.”

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John Scheepers Garden Seeds Giveaway!

Enter to win 2 complete sets of seeds from John Scheepers Kitchen Garden Seeds! Both seed sets are direct sow—no grow lights needed! You’ll love how easy these are to grow, and kids love these gardens, too. You can pass along your love of gardening to the next generation. 

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2018 Garden Giveaway

One lucky gardener is going to win the whole prize package and it could be YOU…but only if you enter. Enter now to win the Grand Prize Package that contains products from all of the sponsors named below. Enter as often …

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