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Garden Perennials that Gently Self Sow

Garden Perennials that Gently Self Sow

Some perennials persist in the garden not only as over-wintering plants, but also via self-sown seedlings. With their penchant for […]

Best New Tomatoes of 2022

Best New Tomatoes of 2022

What a great year for new tomatoes! The breeders have been busy. 2022 has so many new tomato introductions that […]

Easy Vegetables to Grow from Seed

Easy Vegetables to Grow from Seed

Home vegetable gardening is riding a wave of popularity that is probably unprecedented since the Victory Gardens of World War […]

Persimmons and Paw Paws: Fall Fruits of the Forest

So you want to plant a fruit tree? Something that will fill that blank space in the back yard while […]

Perennials with Decorative Fall Seedheads

Perennials with Decorative Fall Seedheads

Some fall seedheads bring life to changing, late-season gardens, whether by adding structure and texture to beds or bringing beauty […]

10 Common Garden Flowers that Feed Birds

10 Common Garden Flowers that Feed Birds

Birds–chirping, whistling, and singing—are integral contributors to the daily symphony of garden sounds.  Their presence is also a sign o...