Gardening Basics

October Lawn & Garden To-Do List

In October, gardeners have a color show unequaled in any other season. While many summer annuals are still blooming, trees begin their yearly show of fall color, and fall-blooming perennials explode into bloom.

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rinsing houseplants

How to Spring Clean Your Houseplants

Once warmer weather arrives, I can’t wait to get my plants outside for a nice spring cleaning. Here’s what you need to know to get your plants in tip-top shape for the growing season.

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Seedlings growing in garden.

Five Easy Garden Plants to Grow from Seed

One of the most economical ways to garden is to grow your plants from seeds. Read for tips on how to plant five easy to grow flowers, herbs, and vegetables in your garden.

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Danny Lipford and Tricia Craven Worley next to newly planted tree.

Tips for Planting a Tree in Your Yard

Watch this video to find out how to plant and care for a newly planted tree in your yard.

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Storey Walters and Julie Day Jones planting tulip bulbs.

How to Plant Tulips and Other Flowering Bulbs

Learn how to plant tulips and other flowering bulbs in your yard. Watch this video to find out more.

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Danny Lipford and Julie Day Jones planting azalea shrub.

Fall Lawn and Garden Tips for Your Yard

Watch this video for great fall lawn and garden tips for your yard from how to plant shrubs and bulbs to pruning advice and caring for your lawn.

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Azalea shrubs blooming in front of house.

How to Plant Azaleas and Other Shrubs in Your Yard

See how to plant and fertilize container grown azalea bushes in your yard so they grow. Watch this video to find out more.

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Dividing hosta plant

How to Divide Hosta Plants in Your Garden

Hostas are an easy plant to propagate by dividing one plant into many more. Watch this video to find out how to divide hostas in your garden.

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