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16 DIY Container Garden Ideas

Need some spring garden inspiration? Check out these 16 DIY container garden ideas to get you started. I can't tell you how happy I am that spring is finally here! Winter is not my favorite season, a…

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Fool-Proof Tips for Container Gardening

Avis Licht is a landscape gardener, educator, and author of the wonderful book, The Spring Garden Made Easy. Her passion is to create beautiful gardens that incorporate edibles that can be harvested y…

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5 Garden Tips For Small Spaces

With spring’s arrival on March 20, you might be feeling the urge to start a garden. But if you live in a space with no yard, or in the middle of the city, you might be thinking you can’t satisfy …

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Offbeat Gardening: 10 Creative Container Ideas

It might seem a little bit early to start planning an outdoor garden, but spring is really not too far off! Now's the time to start that garden from seed, and while you're at it, why not do a little f…

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Grow a Container Garden

Growing food in pretty pots is fun. Each pot takes on a life of its own and you get to know container-grown plants up close and personal. Whether you haven’t gardened in the past because of a lack of …

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5 Ways to Green Your Home This Year

Hey, it's almost the new year, so why not make a resolution to try some simple ways to green your home—and your life? Here are five ideas to get you started. 1. Make Your Own Natural Cleaners Th…

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Winter Container Gardening for Small Spaces

Whether you live in a spacious house or a tiny apartment, you can get in on growing at least some of your own food! Last week, I talked a little bit about the environmental impact of eating mea…

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4 Creative Container Garden Ideas

Now that the weather has warmed up, it's the perfect time to start growing some food! Whether that means rows and rows of veggies or a few pots of herbs, there's something gratifying about eating …

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Urban Gardening with Author of Four Fish

Paul Greenberg is being applauded in the media for his new book "Four Fish" (see the New York Times Book Review!), but most people don't know that he is a radical urban gardener.  His New York City ap…

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