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Winter Mulching: What Is It and Why You Should Do It

Winter is fast approaching, and your garden is nearing the end of its run for the year! Although they’re dormant once the temperatures drop, they’re still alive and need to be cared for. To do this, you need to start winter mulching! Winter mulching is crucial in helping your garden survive the winter and grow …

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16 of the Best Fall Perennials You Need to Plant

yellow and light orange Helenium flowers

Gardeners everywhere would love to extend the growing season as long as possible. Many plants simply aren’t capable of surviving, let alone thriving, in the cooler fall temperatures. Don’t let the end of summer mean the end of your colorful flower garden. By planting a selection of fall perennials, you can watch your flowers continue …

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63 of the Best Vertical Gardening Ideas: #27 is Gorgeous!

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If you love gardening but don’t have space, you can easily scale down a garden that could fit in your own kitchen. Vertical gardening is a great way to incorporate fresh herbs you can easily produce include in the kitchen. You won’t have to worry about traditional gardening tasks that include pest control, taking care …

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15 Types of Chrysanthemums for Your Gardens

beautiful purple chrysanthemum

Chrysanthemums are gorgeous flowering perennials that originated from China over six centuries ago but have been introduced to gardens all around the world. Belonging to the Asteraceae family, these 15th-century flowers from the chrysanthemum genus has a deceiving appearance. It looks like one huge flower, but it’s made up of countless florets growing from a single stem!  …

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