Gardening Blog

What’s the Best Mulch for My Garden?

Freshly mulched garden

Got mulch? You should! It is the easiest way to cut down the amount of weeds that grow in your garden, and the best way to lessen how much water you use in your landscape. Discover the different types of mulch available and decide which is the best mulch for your garden here.

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5 Vegetables to Plant Now for a Fall Harvest

Leeks and other over-wintered vegetables

Although we associate many root crops and greens with the flavors of fall and winter (think parsnips and leeks), all of the upfront work for these crops occurs during spring and summer, since they take well over 100 days to mature. Discover 5 vegetables you should plant now for a successful harvest this fall.

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This Week’s 17 Best Crafting Stories…

Links you'll love

Enjoy the 17 best craft-related news stories from around the web — all in one place! Check out #LinksYoullLove, and be the friend who always has a great story to share.

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20 Easy Vegetables to Grow From Seed

Veggie garden

Want to start a garden, but didn't start seeds indoors this spring? You can still start a garden today by direct sowing seeds. Here are 20 of the easiest vegetable seeds you can direct sow right in your garden right now.

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