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Throw a Kokedama Houseplant Party

Gather some friends and wrap your favorite plants up in moss and string to create these whimsical kokedama spheres.

Versatile Vines

We asked local gardening experts to share their favorite vines for different purposes. Here’s what they said.

Treats for Tweets: Birdseed Ornaments

Making birdseed ornaments creates family fun and food for feathered friends By Ruthanne Johnson   Admit it. You like getting gifts. Yes, opening those holiday packages helps...

Pleasurable Paperwhites

If you’re yearning for quick blooms before spring kicks in, look no further than the paperwhite narcissus.

Beautiful Bonsai

Growing bonsai can instill patience and an appreciation for nature By Sara Bruskin   Horticulture is an art form, and nowhere is that more apparent than in...

Good Gourd! Artwork From the Vine

More than decorative fall staples, gourds can be made into many things By Carol O’Meara   Gourds have been an essential part of human life throughout history....

Pleasant Performers: Featured Perennials

Try these pretty perennials if you’re looking for reliable performers Story by James E. Klett | Photos courtesy Colorado State University   The following perennials are tough,...

A Rock-Solid Garden

Nature and boulders inspired this garden’s rugged beauty.

Getting a Garden to Work for You and Wildlife

Changing your mindset can help you create gardens that sustain life and consume fewer resources.

Feature Garden: Possessed by a Vision

Sylvia Gardner's vision for this feature garden had landed it in the Festival of Flowers Garden Tour twice now.