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How to attract dragonflies to your garden

How to Attract Dragonflies to Your Garden

Dragonflies have often inspired artists and been viewed as symbols of strength and wellbeing in many cultures. But having dragonflies in your garden offers real benefits beyond superstition and admiration. Find out here how to attract dragonflies to your garden with these handy tips. Read more

what can you compost

What You Can Compost, What You Can’t — and Why

Composting seems like a relatively straightforward concept, but that’s not always the case. We’ll take a look at what you can and can’t compost! Read more

flowering shrubs and bushes

11 Flowering Bushes and Shrubs to Bring Birds and Insects to Your Garden

We’ve put together a list of both sun- and shade-loving flowering bushes and shrubs guaranteed to bring birds, bees and butterflies to your outdoor space. Read more

Urban Gardening

Urban Gardening: 6 Creative Tips and Ideas for Small City Gardens

Urban gardening is a fun, easy, and sustainable way of turning even the smallest outdoor area – a balcony, rooftop, or shared space – into a peaceful and practical little green oasis. You don't need a lot to get started on your urban gardening project. Here are six great tips and tricks for a unique and creative urban garden. Read more

How to get rid of moles in yard home remedy

How to Get Rid of Moles in Your Yard: 5 Home Remedies

Moles and gophers are a gardener's nightmare. With this guide, we'll look at how to get rid of moles and gophers from your yard using simple home remedies. Read more

how to harvest sunflower seeds

How to Harvest Sunflower Seeds: Two Easy Methods

Sunflowers are a cheery plant for any garden, and harvesting the seeds is relatively simple. Learn how to harvest sunflower seeds with this easy guide. Read more

propagating succulents

Propagating Succulents from Leaves and Cuttings in 6 Easy Steps

Succulents come in a variety of colors, shapes and sizes. Here's our step-by-step guide for propagating succulents from leaves and cuttings. Read more

bumblebee flowers

Flowers for Bumblebees: How to Help Endangered Bumblebees

Bumblebees are becoming endangered. We’ll share some of the best flowers for bumblebees you can plant in your garden to help them thrive. Read more