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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...
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Create plant identification markers that are the finishing touch for your...
Cut flower arranging
Imagine a garden that yields armfuls of color all summer long, enough for...
If you’ve ever watered a pot of chives, you’ve grown alliums (aka...
Create a tasteful (and tasty!) privacy screen along a sunny deck or patio...
Grape hyacinth
Does your garden just need a pop of purple? Click or tap ahead for some of...
How To Make a Moss Dish Garden
Moss dish gardens allow you to get up close and personal with a lush green...
8 Miniature Flower Arrangements You'll Love
We're thinking small with fun ways to display those itsy-bitsy blooms.
How To Create a Vertical Garden
Vintage frames accent nature's own living artwork in these beautiful...
Easy-to-grow basil will thrive in a sunny window or garden spot. Try...
Plant strawberries in a hanging basket for a quick crop with luscious...

Garden Favorites

Grow a desert-inspired tabletop garden with hardy succulents. Here are...
Create plant identification markers that are the finishing touch for your...
An Ohio designer trusts a tone-on-tone palette to power his low-...
Cut flower arranging
Imagine a garden that yields armfuls of color all summer long, enough for...
Getting your green thumb on is easy when you’re living in a spacious house...
If you’ve ever watered a pot of chives, you’ve grown alliums (aka...

Decorate Your Desktop

Enjoy the beauty of Midwest beaches and lakes on your...
Download free lighthouse wallpaper images from our...
Enjoy the beauty of the Midwest on your computer with some...

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