Sometimes the best place to vacation is your own backyard. Check out these handy tips to glam up your yard and add sizzle to your summer. ...

Get a head start planning this year's garden, and add a little color with these fun new varieties at your local garden center. ...

The savvy gardener knows there are big advantages to starting vegetable seeds indoors during the late winter. With the right tools and knowledge, you can be well on your way to a bountiful harvest. ...

Replicating the picture-perfect garden sometimes feels easier said than done. Try these easy tips from local nursery specialists and set off on the correct path. ...

Snow may be falling, but it’s never too early to brush up on our plant knowledge! ...

The members of Rockford Garden Club have been making our world more beautiful and vibrant for a full century. This year, they reflect on a century that's changed and guiding principles that haven't. ...

We're on the cusp of springtime and you gardeners are just itching to get outside and turn over some dirt. But before you dust off the shovel, take some time to stop, plan and think. Here's what you need to consider. ...

Fall may provide an abundance of fall color, but did you know it's also one of the best times of year to get new plants in the ground? Learn from the experts what plants generate great foliage this time of year. ...

Bright, colorful and ever-changing, our garden favorites come in a variety of fantastic blooms this year. Discover which are worthy of your backyard landscape this spring. ...

Our neatly manicured lawns may be a source of pride, but at what cost to our wildlife? Jamie Johannsen explains why it's time for a new mindset in residential landscaping. ...