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Follow our step-by-step instructions to turn broken pots into unusual container gardens.
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A colorful cottage garden in a big container will thrive throughout the summer.
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Make a pretty string garden with tropical plants and houseplants. Here are step-by-step instructions.
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A combination of spring-fresh branches and bulbs creates a uniquely charming centerpiece.
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Create a potted centerpiece that brings spring indoors.
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Cultivate the essence of spring in a pocket pot by growing fragrant lily-of-the-valley weeks ahead of the usual gardening season.
Fall outdoor decorating with mums
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Mums make a striking statement in containers or in your fall garden. Here are tips for choosing mum colors and ideas for pairing mums with other fall favorites.
Desert dish garden
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See how to make a desert dish garden that'll thrive in your home all year long.
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Horticulturist Gail Estka considers containers an art form in her Illinois yard. See how she creates drama with tropical plants and trees as well as texture, foliage and color schemes.
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Plain terra-cotta garden containers gain weathered-over-time style with our 3 easy techniques.

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