Make the outside of your home as ready for the holiday season as the inside with these outdoor Christmas decorating ideas. Our holiday decorating ideas, including beautiful Christmas greenery, festive light displays, and more, are sure to get your yard Christmas-ready.View Slideshow
Gardening in the shade where deer are plentiful can be a challenging situation. But there are plants that thrive in the shade that aren't tempting to hungry deer. Although no plant can be considered completely deer-resistant, here's a list of shade dwellers that most deer avoid. Plus, we've added some fun facts about deer that might help you understand them better.View Slideshow
Extend the pleasure of your yard with these late-season garden plans.
Garden size: 10 by 16 feet
Enjoy a colorful show from flowering kale, ornamental grasses, and more with this easy-care plan.
Garden Size: 13 by 19 feet
Garden size: 26 by 19 feet
Garden size: 12 by 13 feet
Garden size: 14 by 7 feet
This rambunctious layout features sedum, aster, black-eyed Susan, and other fall favorites that are sure to please.
Garden size: 10 by 11 feet
Garden size: 32 by 13 feet
This informal, naturalistic garden plan relies on mums and asters for fall color, along with generous quantities of dahlias, daylilies, joe-pye weed -- and a collection of annuals for summer bloom, too.
Garden size: 22 by 17 feet
Fragrant roses and perennials team up for a knock-out display that lasts well into autumn with this gorgeous garden plan.
Garden size: 22 by 22 feet
Garden size: 12 by 20 feet
This large plan is big enough to provide for wildlife throughout the year, but it really shines in fall.
Garden size: 24 by 23 feet.
Garden size: 10 by 8 feet