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    Summer in Lil’s Garden

    Today we’re visiting with Lil Holloway in Bedford, Massachusetts, looking back at warmer and more flowery times in the garden. When I look out the window at this time of…

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    A Splash of Color in the Heat of SoCal Summer

    In the heat of August, while a lot of plants are past their seasonal prime, there are some that are just getting their groove on. This is one of the…

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    Plant Lover’s Garden in Indiana

    We’re visiting Lilli Hazard’s garden in Fishers, Indiana, today. I love gardening and caught the disease that gave me my green thumb from my mother when I was about 10…

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    A Cool Start to Summer North of Seattle

    Today we’re visiting Lila Johnson’s garden. Greetings from my garden in Mill Creek, Washington, about 20 miles north of Seattle. Our June and July have been wetter and chillier than…

  • Designing for Peak Summer Bloom

    Designing for Peak Summer Bloom

    While most people tend to divide the gardening year into four seasons, I like to divide it into three time periods: planning, working, and enjoying. Winter is for planning. It’s…

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    Quiet Garden Moments

    My name is Kelli Lage, and I garden and farm alongside my husband, Ryan, in Iowa. I began gardening five years ago when I met Ryan. He knows the ins…

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    A Summer Showstopper From Every Angle | Plant Recommendation

    A plethora of plants sport daisylike flowers in midsummer, so for one to stand out from the crowd takes a little something extra—which is exactly what ‘Sunstruck’ oxeye sunflower has.…

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    Bulbs for Summer and Fall

    You can plant these in spring for an array of bold flowers later in the year