No one is a green thumb right from the start. After all, it takes some time to learn the fundamentals of vegetable and herb gardening. Here are a few essentials to keep in mind when starting your first garden.
Discover why growing gorgeous plants starts with one key element: great garden soil.
Learn what you need to know to grow a big harvest of vegetables in your raised bed garden.
Get the details on one of the best things you can do for your garden: mulch it!
Learn about how plant food can help you get the most from your garden, including a big harvest.
Wondering how to start a garden? Find your confidence with these expert gardening tips.
Make growing your favorite outdoor plants easier and more successful with the right tools.
Start greening up your thumb with some of the easiest-to-grow vegetables, herbs, and flowers.
In order to find the right solution, you need to understand the function of soil and how to identify conditions and diagnose deficiencies.
Watch this video to learn how to do your own soil drainage (percolation) test.
Watch this video to learn how a soil test can pinpoint nutrient deficiency, toxicity, and uneven pH levels in your garden bed.
Miracle-Gro Soil Improvements are premixed blends that address specific soil deficiencies and improve soil structure!
Aerate - a premixed blend to help loosen compacted soil.
Balance - a premixed blend to help buffer soil acidity.
Improve soil moisture retention with the Miracle-Gro Hydrate, a pre-mixed soil blend containing peat moss and coconut husk.
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The common houseplant problem that many people don't know about
How to keep your plants from withering away when you go away
With the right plants and conditions, you can plant and enjoy fresh herbs in winter
A few simple tips on caring for roses
Different types of trees need different types of food
Learn to select the right houseplants for your needs
Choose the right trees, shrubs and ornamentals for your location and conditions
A little planning can save many headaches later
Tackling these simple tasks early gives you more leisure time later
Add some color to your shady areas
Please your eyes and your appetite with a mixed, cool-season garden
Learn more about the proper times to prune trees and shrubs in your yard
How you do it can make all the difference
Here are some easy tips for growing these carefree, flavorful plants
Your garden is easier to plant and weed when you have raised beds.
Please your taste and your eye
If your area stays cool, this veggie is for you.
Saving rainwater is like putting money in the bank.
When water is scarce, taking simple steps can help your plants
Find your zone for more successful gardening
These eye-catching plants are ideal in dry-area gardens
Learning how things grown and where food comes from can be fun
Find out how to make the best use of water in your garden, especially in dry areas
Get a jump on the growing season by starting seeds indoors.