• planting in wet shade

    Solutions for Wet, Shady Sites

    Turn obstacles into advantages in damp garden areas

  • How-To

    How to Grow Tomatoes in Containers

    When my husband retired from the Navy and we set about gardening on Florida’s panhandle, tomatoes were high on our list of things to grow. We tried valiantly to rise…

  • How-To

    Build a French Drain in Two Steps

    If your garden has a pesky wet spot, perhaps it’s time to consider installing a French drain. In a high-tech world, the French drain is refreshingly old-fashioned. Imagine a gravel-filled…