Featured Gardens

Tour beautiful gardens created by homeowners throughout the Midwest and get ideas for transforming your own yard.

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How Your Garden Can Help You Achieve Ultimate Mindfulness

Heady herbs, dewy leaves and whirring bees wind through a meditation labyrinth in Ohio. Wander. Touch. Listen. And learn how to cultivate mindfulness in your garden.
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A Little Slice of (Backyard) Heaven

Flour meets flowers when a pizza-baking husband and a bloom-loving wife design their dream patio garden.
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Garden Tour: Shape Shifter

In his Iowa backyard, designer Scott Johnson uses basic geometric forms as the affordable building blocks to a stylish landscape.
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Garden Tour: Fifty Shades of Green

An Ohio designer trusts a tone-on-tone palette to power his low-maintenance, high-style planting formula.
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Garden Tour: Open and Enclosed

In a tightly packed Missouri neighborhood, this backyard’s varied garden rooms work together to draw the focus inward.
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Garden Tour: Tame a Steep Backyard

An Illinois master gardener shares her tips for taming a difficult landscape.
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32 Memorable Midwest Garden Centers

Country settings, display gardens or unusual plants make these garden centers worth a drive.
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Garden Tour: Happy Hour

Want to have a few friends over without going to a lot of work? The ideas at this Minneapolis garden reveal the secret: Let your yard co-host.