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Modern or rustic, hard-working or spa-like, a shed can easily be suited to the tastes and needs of its owner. A shed also gives a unique personality for your backyard landscape. This sampling of...
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Iris are the perfect flowers to add delicacy and color to your garden. These iris were photographed by Rachel Miller in her mother's lovely flower gardens on her acreage in Wisconsin.
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These "dinner plate" peonies are full of big beautiful blooms.
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apple recipes
Whether you have an apple tree or two in your backyard or you make seasonal journeys to local orchards, picking fresh apples has special appeal during late summer into fall. One of the best ways to...
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Herbs and fruits infuse these summer cocktails with garden flavor
Summer provides many ideal moments for relaxing in the soothing surrounds of a garden. Make it even more pleasant with a cool drink that tastes of freshly plucked herbs or berries with one of our...
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If a verdant, Italian-style garden–like one in these images—can materialize on a city rooftop, it can happen on most patios, decks, and balconies, too. One gardener, Michele Topor, proves that a lush...
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Looking for something to do this weekend? Why not get together with your neighbors, sisters, girlfriends or kids and spend a day planting bulbs? It’s lots of fun. And there are more benefits than...
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Find out how you can control five damaging pests in your garden.
Find out how you can control five damaging pests in your garden.
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How you can be more efficient when watering your lawn and garden in hot, dry conditions.
According to the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), total daily household water use in the United States is approximately 29 billion gallons of water. About 9 billion gallons, or 30...
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Find out what plant combinations mutually benefit each other for a successful garden.
Find out which plants mutually benefit each other for a successful garden.

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