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  • How-To

    Safely Remove Poison Ivy

    If you work outside, then you definitely have come into contact with one of the gardener's worst nemesis: poison ivy. While not everyone is allergic to poison ivy, most people…

  • How-To

    An Easy Way to Repot a Cactus

    Cacti are beautiful plants that are fairly easy to take care of. They can bring a tropical feel to any home. However, when the time comes to repot your cactus,…

  • How-To

    Keep Herbicide Off the Plants You Love

    No matter where you garden, or how good a gardener you are, you will always have to contend with weeds. While hand pulling may be the best, most environmentally safe…

  • How-To

    Easy, Organic Apples Are in the Bag

    Fresh apples in autumn are a real treat, especially if they're organic. However, with so many pests and diseases that can negatively affect your apple trees, it can be hard…

  • Article

    Easy, Perfect Carrot Rows

    Handling carrot seeds (or any small seeds for that matter) can be tricky. Planting the tiny seeds and growing them yourself can prove to be harder than expected. If you…

  • Article

    How to Deep-Plant Tomatoes

    There is definitely a right way and a wrong way to plant tomatoes. To ensure that your plants are as healthy as possible, and to get the biggest yield possible,…

  • Kitchen Gardening

    How to Freeze and Preserve Watermelons

    Welcome to Homegrown/Homemade, a new video series from FineGardening.com and our sister site FineCooking.com. We’ll be following a gardener (Fine Gardening associate editor Danielle Sherry) and a cook (Fine Cooking Web producer Sarah…

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    How-To

    How to Start a Vegetable Garden: Selecting a Site

    So you're wondering how to start a vegetable or kitchen garden? Not to worry. Our seven-video series How to Start a Vegetable Garden will help you get your first veggie…

  • How-To

    How to Harvest Watermelons

    Welcome to Homegrown/Homemade, a new video series from FineGardening.com and our sister site FineCooking.com. We’ll be following a gardener (Fine Gardening associate editor Danielle Sherry) and a cook (Fine Cooking Web producer Sarah…

  • How-To

    How to Plant Alliums

    Here are a few things you need to remember when planting alliums: - Plant them in the fall. - Get the root side down, with the pointy end up. -…