It’s tradition to send Mom flowers on Mother’s Day. This year, give her a spring and summer full of blooms with 9 last-minute gift ideas and projects from The Home Depot.
Decorate Mom’s herb garden this spring with easy-to-make plant markers, a perfect Mother’s Day gift for a gardener.
The simplest method of weed control is to pull it up, root and all. But when the gardener is faced with a lawn or garden bed full of weeds, more efficient methods such as chemicals are needed.
Creating your own compost reduces household and landfill waste, encourages healthy biological activity in your yard, and enhances your soil for ideal gardening conditions.
In the vegetable’s journey from seed to soil, gardeners nurture vegetables from dry seed to striving seedling. When the ground warms up to 60 or above, it’s time to move the plants outdoors to the garden.
Once you grow easygoing hostas in your garden, you’ll probably want some companion plants. Here are some of the best.
Shade-tolerant hosta, whether coolly verdant or vibrantly variegated, thrive in a variety of garden settings. With fellow shade favorites like coral bells and ferns, they create sophisticated plantscapes of color and texture.
Don’t restrict all your gardening efforts to the backyard – bring your creativity and green thumb front and center by freshening up your front porch.
Martha’s suggestions for houseplants that can be placed on a porch.
Mulch is an unassuming product, but it packs a lot of power. Mulches in the landscape conserve moisture, deter weed growth, improve soil health, and protect plants from pests, diseases and weather extremes. All that, and it looks good while doing it.
A paver path visually frames the garden and directs the flow of traffic. Follow our six-step instructions, and in less than a day, you will have a new paver path.
When it’s too cold to spend much time in the garden, speed up your wait for warmer weather by preparing a patio ideally suited to fit your needs. Plan your furniture purchases around the amount of traffic your patio gets.