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Smart technology, purple plants and green landscaping will all be popular this summer. Here are tips for new landscaping at your home.
How to Force Hyacinth Bulbs In a Vase
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With nothing more than forcing vases, bulbs, and some water, you can fill your home with blossoms and fragrance.
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Plant strawberries in a hanging basket for a quick crop with luscious rewards.
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Sure, marigolds make great bedding plants, but their bold blooms also enhance cut flower arrangements. Here are seven bright ways to display your favorite marigolds.
A flower garden bouquet
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Design a bouquet with a wide array of florals, edibles and botanicals—even weeds. Follow these step-by-step instructions to build your own flower arrangement.
Best groundcovers for the Midwest
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Keep weeds at bay and boost your garden’s appeal with these easy-to-grow groundcovers for the Midwest.
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These creative chalkboard plant markers make the perfect gift for your gardening friends, and they’re super easy to make!
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Plant these low-maintenance perennials and shrubs—including hostas, peonies, yarrow, daylilies, catmint and switchgrass—for a carefree Midwest garden.
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Add personality to your garden with easy mosaic projects you create from pieces of tile, pottery and glass.