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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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Best Expandable Hose Repair Kits in 2021

a man changing the nozzle setting on a garden hose

Whether you are an experienced gardener or a first-time homeowner, a garden hose is one of the must-have tools to maintain your yard and garden spaces. Expandable garden hoses have been gaining popularity in recent years for a good reason. These innovative hoses are lightweight and portable, using durable latex tubing that expands up to …

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Vertical Gardens: A Solution to Pollution?

a living wall inside an office building next to a row of computers

Vertical gardens have been gaining popularity both in homes and large urban areas around the globe. These green walls, or living walls, are a great way to add a touch of the natural world to our concrete-heavy cities and even indoors in our homes and offices. However, many environmentalists are now starting to point to …

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What is a Vertical Garden?

a vertical garden in a wooden frame mounted on a brick wall

Gardening is a popular activity used to improve mental health and reduce stress and a lower-cost option for accessing higher-quality, fresh food. However, many people view gardening strictly for those with large properties to build a traditional garden bed. The truth is that there are many options available to support gardeners in any space, including …

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