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12 Beautiful and Eye-Catching Rose Garden Ideas

Pink and orange roses planted outdoors

Few flowers are seen as being as romantic and beautiful as the rose. For this reason, gardeners around the world include these colorful flowers in their yards. Gardens ranging from classic Old European Garden Roses are often seen in gardening tours and shows to the uniquely colored modern hybrid roses that continue to be developed today. With …

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The Best Watering Cans to Keep All Your Plants Happy

Silver watering can watering two cups holding little plants.

Every gardener knows that good watering can mean the difference between flourishing and floundering plants. Having the right watering can for your plant’s situation, whether they are indoor plants, outdoor plants, or even hanging plants, is imperative for their well-being. This comprehensive guide includes in-depth reviews on the best watering cans of 2021, that will …

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12 Fast Growing Seeds That Germinate Quickly

leafy green plants surrounded by marigolds in garden

When I worked in the Chicago Public School system as a recess coach, I often saw the classes out planting their own vegetables and herbs. Unfortunately, some of the plants the teachers chose were seeds that are slow to germinate. It was then that I realized that if you’re introducing your kids or a classroom …

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The 5 Best Cordless Grass Shears to Revitalize Your Garden

Woman trimming a hedge with her Gardena cordless garden shears.

Cordless grass shears make it easy to keep your garden, patio, and backyard in tip-top shape. They work faster and more accurately than tedious manual grass shears; plus, you get the fun of using a power tool! That’s why cordless grass shears are a totally essential gardening tool. Check out our roundup of the top …

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11 Homemade Seed and Plant Starter Pots

Seedlings in seed starter pots.

Since living in small spaces with balconies and patios as my only outdoor zones for growing my garden, my container gardening game has gotten interesting (and actually a lot more fun!). But one of those things that have been challenging has been starting the plants. I have an indoor greenhouse, but I’m limited on space …

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