Harvest lettuce seedlings to make your own microgreens. You can sow seeds thickly in a row, then harvest excess seedlings when they need to be thinned and use them as baby lettuce greens in salads. The small, tender leaves are a gourmet treat.
Low-Maintenance Perennials for the Midwest
Looking for no-fail flowers? Here are some of our top picks for Midwestern gardens.
Create Stunning Hanging Baskets
Use our ideas to create the best-looking hanging baskets on your block!
Plant a Living Wreath
Plant a low-care wreath that looks good outdoors all summer long.
Use our online plant dictionary to search for the perfect plants for your Midwest garden.
New Varieties for 2013
Learn about the hottest new plant varieties for your garden.
Top Flowering Shrubs for the Midwest
Add color and year-round structure to your yard with shrubs. Here are top picks for the Midwest!
Home Landscaping 101
Get the basics to making your yard look professionally designed.