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12 Late-Summer Yard and Garden Upgrades

Get the latest news, updates and offers<br>from This Old House to your inbox<p>Now trending on TOH<p>How to Create Succulent Art<p>More From TOH<p>Easy Kitchen …

Landscaping

Plan your garden

A collection of articles, photos and answers to help you plan your garden<p>Share:<p>Photo by: Barbara Ries<p>An organic kitchen garden in Healdsburg, …

Gardening

Bee Friendly Flower Seeds. 2016 Collection.

We know our chums the bees are in steep decline…one way we can help the stripy critters to offer them a greater abundance of nectar rich food. I have …

Gardening

30 cool-season vegetables to plant now

Gardening Tips To Help You Prepare Your Fall Vegetable Garden

Whether you garden year round or just for one season, such as a fall vegetable garden, gardening can provide so many benefits! It is relaxing and …

Gardening

Two Green Thumbs Up for Small Space Indoor Gardens

(Image credit: Green Obsessions)<p>What's not to love about plants? Sure, they can make a bit of a mess sometimes, but they add so much warmth to the …

Small Spaces

Gardening: Plant of the week - Chrysanthemums for autumn colour

THESE cheery perennials bridge the gap between late summer and late autumn and although in recent years they've gone out of fashion a bit, new …

Plants

Garden Watering

All living things require water for life. Water is a precious natural resource that should never be wasted, but used wisely. That’s not to say we …

Gardening

The Best Starter Houseplants & How To Care For Them

Life-long plant whisperer Caroline Lange shares her love for houseplants--and which are easiest to care for.<p>Some of my plants at home in Brooklyn<p>More: 5 container plants for Fall<p>Part of my affair with houseplants comes, I'm sure, from my mother, a landscape designer whose own houseplants trail …

Plants

Curb Appeal: 15 Ideas to Steal from Brooklyn for Halloween

All over my neighborhood, front yards and stoops, planters and tree wells look lush. Just another reason to love the Upper West Side. Could there be …

Look At These Tiny (And Adorable!) Gardens That Fit In Any Apartment

A little bit of greenery can go a long way. Studies show that nature can help reduce stress, increase productivity, and even improve brain function. …

Cute

How to attract butterflies and other pollinators

Butterflies are a wonderful part of a healthy garden. They — and innumerable other insects that pollinate plants — are also ecologically and …

What to do in the garden this week

Recycle plastic pots, put an end to brown spots on the lawn, plant a penstemon<p><b>Recycle this</b><p>Many plastic garden pots end up in landfill, as not all councils recycle them. But some garden centres now accept plastic pots as part of a UK-wide recycling scheme, which turns old pots into plant labels or …

Plants

An Update on My Japanese Maples

Some of you have asked about the trees in the Laura Plimpton Japanese Maple Grove at my farm. I am happy to share they are all doing well, including the newest group of young specimens I planted earlier this summer.<p>The Japanese maples in this grove are varieties of Acer palmatum - trees that have …

Gardening

vegetable garden Archives • Living A Frugal Life

Here are some great fall vegetables to plant. Not only can you extend your garden life, but you’ll be able to add quickly to your freezer and pantry. …

Instagram Insider: An Intimate Look at the London Garden of Sam McKnight

What becomes a legend most? Celebrity hair stylist Sam McKnight’s 70,000+ followers on Instagram are content to look at closeups of his flowers (with …

5 Herbs Perfect For Container Gardening

Are you one of those who are short on space, but still want to grow their own kitchen staples? If you are, these spicy herbs are the best ones to …

Gardening

Thinking ahead with spring-flowering bulbs

SEPTEMBER can make a strong claim for marking the passing of one gardening year into the next. There's certainly plenty of autumn pleasures to come, …

Gardening

The 5 best garden cookery books - The Middle-Sized Garden

Posted By: On: September 20th, 2015 In: Shop<p>You need garden cookery books if you grow your own vegetables or buy seasonal veg.<p>They offer lots of …

Cooking

The pale purple coneflower is easy to grow and loved by good insects like butterflies

Just when you thought it was time to wind down in the garden, there are still things you can have fun with. For instance, you can plant seeds straight into the soil right now. It's always a delight to think about something new popping up. And chances are you'll forget where you put things this …

How to grow vegetables in the smallest of plots

What can you really do with a balcony garden? People claim you can grow edibles up there, lugging bags of compost back from Homebase on a bicycle and …