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
Plan a garden that wakes up early with these first-to-bloom garden plans.
Rhododendrons and azaleas add a bold dose of early spring to this plan, which also inlcudes primroses, alliums, hostas, and other favorites.
Garden size: 17 by 18 feet.
Sweetly scented annuals, perennials, bulbs, and flowering trees combine to create a picture-perfect setting.
Garden size: 34 by 20 feet.
This simple plan is a soft and gentle introduction to spring. Blue bearded iris, pink creeping phlox, and soft violets get the ball rolling.
Garden size: 14 by 8 feet.
The cool temperatures of spring are perfect for growing healthy, tasty salads.
Garden size: 26 by 19 feet.