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This Family's Garden Farm is a Nature-Filled Paradise
On land passed down through generations, a Wisconsin family experiences—and shares—the glory of gardening.
Expert Tips for Growing a Window Box Garden
Casey Lawrence's lush window boxes were a revelation to her online followers. Use her tips to grow your own.
Shade Landscaping Ideas for Midwest Gardens
Dry soil and low light—two gardening ills, and often, they plague one problematic spot. An Indianapolis pro prescribes solutions.
10 Easy Ways to Be a Greener Gardener
If you're growing plants, you're already on your way to helping the planet be a greener place. Here's how to make an even greater impact.
How and When to Move Houseplants Outdoors, According to a Pro
Your plants deserve a vacation too! An Ohio expert shares how to make the transition as smooth as possible.

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Transform Your Yard into a Mini Mountainscape with a Rock Garden
An expert explains this rugged, low-maintenance garden style and shares advice for starting your own rock garden at home—even if you have a small space.
How to Make Daffodil Kokedama
Gather friends and create these cheery kokedama with pots of store-bought daffodils.
7 Dazzling Orchid Shows to Visit Around the Midwest This Winter and Spring

Outside may still be cold, but an uplifting tropical escape awaits visitors at each of these destinations.