In The Garden

Pansies, Violas, and Trailers—Oh My!

Plant breeders have developed pansies that will actually trail, or cascade, from planters to create a different look in the garden.

Creating an Outdoor Room

With the coming of fall, everyone wants to be outside. Why not make a “room” in your landscape and create a little getaway right outside your own back door?

Flowers Forever

Save your favorite blooms and stems by learning the art of pressing botanicals.

Art from Garden Relics

How to create a one-of-a-kind tool trophy using recycled garden implements, old pots, and watering pails.

Fern Fascination

Every year ferns are one of our top selling plants, and that’s pretty amazing considering they don’t produce beautiful blooms.

The Lowdown on Plants

Whether you call them groundcovers, creepers, or spillers, most gardeners are on the lookout for low-growing plants that will cover some ground.

Little Garden, Big Flavor

You don’t have to have a large backyard, a tractor, or even a tiller to grow great summer flavors. See which herbs and vegetables Charlie is growing in his planter this summer.

Plant Responsibly

Many plants that look beautiful in the garden can quickly get out of hand and become an overgrown mess.

Birmingham in Bloom

We are so blessed to live in the South. In the month of March, we witness many of Mother Nature’s miracles as annuals, bulbs, perennials, trees, and shrubs break dormancy and begin to flower.

Get Wired for Valentine’s Day

Why not do something a little different this year for Valentine’s Day? Personalize an arrangement using colored wire and spell out or shape a sentiment that will be original and make your gift special for the one you love.

How to Make a Basket Bloom

After the holiday season is over, most of us have an empty basket or two around the house. Take a look at how you can easily transform one with living plants.