Country Gardens

Celebrate your love of gardening with the inspiring stories from the pages of Country Gardens® magazine. You'll also find expert garden advice, casual decorating secrets, helpful tools and gadgets, delicious garden-fresh recipes, and creative projects to try.

From Country Gardens

Get in the Garden

Step-by-Step Guide to a Landscape Plan

With a site analysis and personal inventory in hand, you've already accomplished a large part of the design. Now take it a step further by thinking of your yard as a whole and drawing a conceptual plan. 
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Top Native Plants for Your Region

We've pulled together galleries of top plants for each region. Click through to find yours.
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Projects For Your Country Garden


How to Build a Compost Bin

By backyard composting, your trash will become your garden's treasure. Throw your everyday kitchen scraps like banana peels, apple cores, coffee grounds, and egg shells into this DIY compost bin to create the ultimate plant food.