Winter storms can be tough on weakened or decayed trees and branches. Protect yourself, your family and your property from potential injury with a careful examination of your trees before wind, snow and ice get the better of them.
Today the Christmas tree is often the focal point of holiday decor and a key participant in Yuletide celebrations. Learn more about how this tradition began as well as some valuable tips on selecting your tree and maintaining its vitality throughout the season.
Near wild flowers that bloom in early autumn cast a magical glow while presaging the coming of winter.
A little effort planting bulbs in autumn will be rewarded in spring with the first bursts of glorious color and the promise of the blooming cycle to come.
Once known as "Love Apples", tomatoes have outlived their checkered reputation to achieve a place of respect and reverence in the cornucopia of late summer's bounty.
Beware the promise of "natural" landscapes, there is still plenty of maintenance involved in tending a "Back to Nature" garden.
The freedom lawn is a rethinking of our current obsession with manicured, over-tended lawns.
Ticks - and the Lyme disease they can carry - are a danger to humans. Here's how to limit exposure to ticks and lower the risk of Lyme disease.
Flower shows are a great place to get inspired and learn more about gardening and growing flowers.
Maintaining a healthy growth of perennials in the garden is easy to do, provided you follow a few important steps.