Marye Elizabeth Steckley

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Gardening

How Different Spring Migrants Decide When to Head North

Spring officially started this week, but for many of us it had already begun. Back in February, unseasonably warm temperatures swept over much of …

8 expert tips on how to declutter your garden

Make your garden gorgeously tidy for summer...<p><b>The spring season is all about fresh starts and decluttering after the dreary winter months, and while</b> …

Why You Must Know About the Rose That Survived Katrina

"She’s just a good girl," says Texas gardener Ruthie Burrus. "She's a rambler and can be very aggressive, but she has no thorns. She's not a cutting …

Country Lifestyle

Required Reading: Succulents, The Ultimate Guide

Since the once-humble succulent is still having its day (read: decade), we were delighted to learn that longtime succulent grower, gardener, and …

Coachella Valley

The Western Garden Book of Edibles

Home & Garden<p><i>Western Garden Book: The 20-Minute Gardener</i><p>Home & Garden<p><i>The New Sunset Western Garden Book</i><p>Home & Garden<p><i>The New Sunset Western Garden</i> …

Every single show garden from Chelsea Flower Show 2017

Chelsea Flower Show 2017 trends preview: look out for jelly bean colours, weeds and waste...

On May 23, you’ll be able to walk through the gates of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show and be transported from Spain and Malta to China, Japan, ­Canada, Mexico and Bermuda. Many of this year’s gardens evoke exotic climes, while others look to the Yorkshire coast, the Norfolk marshes and Berkshire’s …

How To Keep Mint From Running Wild With This One Trick

The secret to taming your mint and keep it from running amok in your garden.<p>Mint grows well in a variety of soils, adapts to partial shade, comes in …

Gardening

6 Best Plants for Fairy Gardens and Miniature Landscapes

While there are many plants with small leaves and flowers that suit fairy gardens, garden railroads or a small scale container garden, a few plants …

Garden & landscaping design ideas, inspiration & pictures

Editors’ Ideabooks with this photo<p><b>Ideabooks: 2</b><p>["DE"] [Published] 17 Ideen für einen rustikalen Garten<p>["MX"] [Published] 18 ideas para un jardín …

Panama City

The 5 Biggest Garden Trends of 2017

Landscape architects share their thoughts on everything from the new succulent to how to make the most of a small outdoor space<p>Those lucky enough to call an outdoor terrace, patio, or yard of their own know that, like the plants and flowers contained within them, gardens flourish in direct …

Gardening

Grow blueberries on your patio: They're perfect for small-space gardening.

Blueberries are beautiful multi-taskers in the world of edible landscaping.<p>The plants offer something lovely throughout the year — showy red foliage in the fall, delicate white and pink blooms in the spring, and handfuls of sweet plump berries in the late spring and summer.<p><b>Photos: A whimsical</b> …

Here's your simple guide to composting fruit and veggie scraps, eggshells, bones and more

If you feel guilty about creating food waste, composting is an easy way to relieve yourself of the anxiety of not eating all the groceries you …

Weed Identification and Control Library

We've chosen the most common weeds found in lawns and gardens, and provided the essential information you need for identifying and managing them. …

Lifestyle

Bronze leaf or green leaf begonias: Which are better in the shade? Dan Gill's mailbag | NOLA.com

<b>QUESTION:</b> I have a few questions regarding wax begonias. Some types have light-colored green leaves, and some have dark-colored bronze leaves. I'm …

Gardening

Avens

plant quick find clear<p>how to grow Avens<p>Propagation<p>garden plans for Avens<p>more varieties for Avens<p>'Red Wings' avens<p><i>Geum</i> 'Red Wings' has red semidouble …

Wildflowers

Buying Strawberry Plants

Strawberries are in full production in their second year. The first year, you buy plants - usually in bunches of 25 or 50. (For large quantities or …

Plants

Pests and Diseases forum: Insect Identification

Page 1 of 16 • 1 2 3 4 5 ... 16<p>A "mini-database" for pictures and identification of various insects found in the garden.<p>"In the end, it's not the …

8 Cute Small Gardens and Outdoor Spaces Photos

You don’t need an inexhaustible amount of acreage to achieve the home garden you’ve always dreamed of. Limited as their square footage may be, compact outdoor areas can be every bit as aesthetically pleasing as their sprawling counterparts. They also benefit from a creative use of space. After all, …

Landscaping

4 Best New Gardening Gadgets And Tech To Try Now

These high-tech garden gadgets and apps can help you optimize your lettuce and houseplants—all from your phone.<p>Have trouble remembering to water your …

Gardening