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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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Season's Best

Create a nontraditional bouquet from the bounty of your garden.
A colorful cottage garden in a big container will thrive throughout the...
These reader-favorite container gardens, Midwest plant picks and yard...
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Spotlight the variety in your garden by creating a stunning fresh-cut...
Desert dish garden
See how to make a desert dish garden that'll thrive in your home all...
Horticulturist Gail Estka considers containers an art form in her Illinois...
These Midwest-friendly cultivars, recommended by the West Michigan Dahlia...
Whether you’re looking for small ornamental trees or taller shade trees,...
A pair of self-taught gardeners followed their hearts rather than fixed...

Garden Favorites

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...
These reader-favorite container gardens, Midwest plant picks and yard...
A lifetime of study has taught one Wisconsin gardener that the key to a...

Decorate Your Desktop

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

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