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Garden Ideas & Inspiration

Our gardening guides will help you select plants, make a raised bed, create garden art, design a garden path, tackle quick-and-easy garden projects and save time in your garden.

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Try Mason jars, floating candles, salvaged materials and...
Pull together one of our quick-and-easy garden projects to...
Add life to your yard by installing a birdbath. You'll...

Season's Best

Fall's the time to get spring-blooming bulbs in the ground. Here are...
Golden mums and bronzy foliage might be taking over garden centers these...
Fall outdoor decorating with mums
Mums make a striking statement in containers or in your fall garden. Here...
Desert dish garden
See how to make a desert dish garden that'll thrive in your home all...
Whether you’re looking for small ornamental trees or taller shade trees,...
In this Chicago-area home’s landscape, intimate retreats and brilliant...
From fancy to rustic, portable to permanent, find an outdoor fireplace...
Trees, shrubs, and frost-tolerant grasses and perennials ignite a passion...
Add exciting color to your autumn garden with these easy-to-grow trees and...
Time to tuck your garden into bed for winter!

Garden Favorites

A black-and-white scheme and geometric designs create a fun yet...
Fun yet sophisticated concrete spheres dress up any garden. Shop big-box...
Val Ortberg’s 2-acre Iowa lot is a work of art—an exceptional study in...
Follow our step-by-step instructions to turn broken pots into unusual...
Create a nontraditional bouquet from the bounty of your garden.
A colorful cottage garden in a big container will thrive throughout the...

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Enjoy the beauty of the Midwest on your computer with some...
Download free desktop wallpaper images from our collection...

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