Gardening Guide

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Homegrown Gift: DIY Vegetable Door Prize

Craft a pretty paper cone from card stock and turn this year’s harvest into a homegrown gift.

Edible Landscaping Ideas: Green apples as table centerpiece

Edible Landscaping Ideas

Plant these edible landscaping ideas for a garden that’s good enough to eat.

Reader shares a miniature garden

Idea Gallery: Miniature Garden Craft

Readers take on this Country Woman craft project to grow a miniature garden with a fairy theme.

How to Use a Rain Barrel

5 Ways to Conserve Water in Your Backyard

Get a lush, healthy landscape with less water. Our garden expert shares how to use a rain barrel (and save money) in your own backyard.

How to Make a Poinsettia Bloom Again

How to Make a Poinsettia Bloom Again

Wondering how to make a poinsettia bloom? Check out these gardening tips from our expert.

Outdoor Fire Pit

Outdoor Fire Places: They’re Hot

Enjoy your backyard living space a little longer with an outdoor fireplace or fire pit.

How to Store and Preserve Vegetables and Fruit: Fermentation Kit

How to Store and Preserve Vegetables and Fruit

Drying, freezing, fermenting and canning turn your bounty of fruits and veggies into great winter meals. Learn how to preserve vegetables and fruits the right way with these tips.

Planting Bulbs for Spring Blooms

Planting Bulbs for Spring Blooms

Fall is the prime time for planting bulbs for spring. Learn our top tips for planting and trouble-shooting critters and pests.

Presents from the garden

Gifts from the Garden

Use the beautiful bounty from your yard to create homegrown gifts from the garden.

Fawn in garden

Keep Deer Out of the Garden

Want to keep deer out of your garden? Follow these helpful hints for deer-proofing your yard and garden.