How to Get Blue Hydrangeas

If you love blue flowers (and who doesn't?), one of the most popular must-have plants for your garden is hydrangea. These versatile shrubs produce giant ball-shape flowers that look stunning in the landscape surrounding your home, as specimen plants in your garden, and make gorgeous (and easy!) bouquets.

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Flowering Perennials from Spring to Fall

Turn your garden into a color show spring through fall. Here are 17 easy-to-grow flowering perennials.

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Garden Pictures That Inspire

Garden pictures can provide inspiration. Browse our gallery of garden pictures, including landscape garden pictures, to find the picture of a garden that will give you your perfect landscape.

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Growing Lilies and Daylilies in Your Garden

Daylilies and lilies are two big-impact, easy-to-grow plants for your summer garden.

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How to Grow Potatoes

Growing potatoes is easy, and you'll find the taste of homegrown potatoes much better than that of store-bought versions. You can grow potatoes in just a few easy steps. Learn how to grow potatoes, as well as how to harvest them for maximum flavor.

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Urban Gardens

Living in a space-challenged urban environment shouldn't stop you from enjoying fresh air. Check out these great ideas from some amazing city landscapes.

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How to Get Beautiful Texture in Your Garden

Add beauty and texture to your garden with leafy and flowering perennials, annuals, and grasses.

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Garden design is the foundation of any great landscape. What does your dream garden look like? Make that dream a reality with garden design secrets, ideas, and inspiration for front yards and backyards. That includes stunning color, foliage, and plant combinations, including the best red and yellow flowers to pair together, as well as tips for decor, landscaping, and curb appeal. We've made it easy to include more plants in your favorite hues, with guides to blue, lavender, orange, pink, and purple blooms -- and more. If you love a landscape filled with wildlife, such as birds and butterflies, you'll learn ways to attract them to your garden, including building your own birdhouses or creating birdbaths. Better Homes and Gardens Test Garden(R) secrets are revealed, with a tour through its stunning outdoor spaces. For gardeners trying to conquer a difficult condition, such as shade, don't despair, we have advice from the pros as well as ways to increase your yard's privacy. For those of you who already know what your garden style is, you'll love the guides to garden types, including cottage, country, and Japanese. And DIYers will fill weekends with garden projects galore, including directions for making a living wreath, luminarias, and topiaries, as well as how to dry flowers. Plus, boost your garden's interest every season with landscaping secrets for autumn and winter.

The Best Fragrant Flowers for Your Garden

Plant a few of these aromatic gems around your yard and add a whole new level...

Vertical Garden Ideas

Gardening is a pastime appreciated by many, but what if tight quarters keep yo...

Easy DIY Garden Accents

Skip the store-bought accents and give your garden a personalized spin with...

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These romantic plants are must-haves for a romantic cottage-style garden.

Make a Rain Barrel to Save Water

Rain barrels are a great way to save water and money -- and making a DIY rain...

Small Garden Ideas

A small garden space doesn't mean you can't have the garden you want. Here are...

Hummingbird Favorites

Attract beautiful hummingbirds to your yard by growing these beautiful garden...

Garden: Curb Appeal

Boosting curb appeal is easy with the help of colorful plants and functional...

Pressed Flowers: How to Make Your Own

Learn how to make your own pressed flowers.

DIY Tomato Cage

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Cottage Garden Style

Cottage gardens offer informal charm and beauty. See the best cottage garden...

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Make a Living Succulent Picture

Create your own living mosaic to hang on a wall, indoors or out.

Small-Garden Plans and Ideas

Add big color to your compact landscape with our collection of ideas for small...

Make Your Own Potting Bench

Want to know how to build a potting bench? Our potting bench plan will give yo...

Best White Flowers for Your Garden

White flowers lend a cooling effect to the garden, especially on hot summer...

Fast and Fabulous Ideas to Decorate Your Garden

Here are 31 garden design ideas to give your landscape a pick-me-up.

Flowers That Attract Bees

Bright, showy flowers are magnets for bees. Add plants that bees love, and...

Garden Pictures That Inspire

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Creating a Simple Rosemary Topiary

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Mosaic-Look Flowerpots

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Butterfly Garden Plants

Butterfly gardens not only attract butterflies, they also offer beautiful...

Garden Groundcovers

Accent your shade garden with easy-growing, weed-smothering groundcovers. Here...

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