Spring Lawn and Garden 2015

12 Stories • Available February 2015
Urban Gardening

Urban Gardening

It seems as though more and more people have been bit by the urban gardening bug. With the grow your own food movement resurgence and a renewed focus on natural ingredients, home gardens ar

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Going Greenless

Going Greenless

For some reason, what is considered to be a beautiful yard always seems to be an area full of lush and verdant grass. But for those of us living in drought-stricken states such as California, kee

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Lemons, Limes And Clementines!

Lemons, Limes And Clementines!

Have you ever found yourself in a garden center walking past tall, leafy trees, and you spot ... lemons?! There's something so exciting about that moment when you see full-grown and baby lemons o

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Pool-ready Plants

Pool-ready Plants

After the harsh winter most of our nation has experienced, the thought of warm weather and swimming pools may seem like a dream. Backyard swimming pools have become lovely personal oases and fami

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Bugs Bite

Bugs Bite

Few things are more annoying than mosquitoes, especially when you have a great outdoor terrace and pool area you'd like to enjoy without itchy memories. Even worse than those itchy bumps are the

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Shade Gardening

Shade Gardening

A shade garden can be the best of both worlds for gardeners. The area doesn't require much maintenance, and the yield can be pretty and hearty. "Shade gardens are great because a lot of peopl

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British Gardens

British Gardens

From "Downton Abbey" to movies featuring Gwyneth Paltrow or Colin Firth in a British countryside setting, the English cottage garden takes center stage as one of the prettiest garden settings. Wi

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Add Some Flavor

Add Some Flavor

An herb garden is the best way for novice gardeners to get started. Herbs generally are easier to grow than vegetables and don't take up very much space. Some herbs, such as parsley, are packed w

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Trendy Gardens

Trendy Gardens

Lettuce has made its way into the list of most popular plants for today's home garden. Marie Iannotti, the gardening guide at About.com, says that lettuce has been growing in popularity for the f

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Start With What You Have

Start With What You Have

Starting your own garden doesn't need to be expensive or complicated. If your goal is to create a beautiful and abundant garden in your own backyard, you'll be happy to know that there are a numb

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Vertical Gardens

Vertical Gardens

Have you always wanted to grow your own vegetables but thought you didn't have the space? If you can stand up, you do have the space. Vertical gardening is more than a fad; it's a space-saving co

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Garden Gadgets

Garden Gadgets

Have you received enough garden catalogs in the mail yet? After you get a dozen or so, it becomes hard to decide which seeds to order. I try to pick specialties that are only available from each

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