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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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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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