Topic: Helen Yoest
You don't have to like to eat okra to find it useful. Okra has beautiful flowers, and its dried pods are great in crafts, especially on fall wreaths.
10/03/2011 03:45 pm
When your lawn is invaded by nutsedge, oxalis, and other weeds, what do you do? One gardener picks her battles.
09/19/2011 08:45 am
Orange and yellow may be the traditional colors of fall flowers, but other combinations, such as pink and red, are especially eye-catching.
09/12/2011 12:28 pm
Looking for an easy way to enjoy your garden flowers indoors? Head to the nearest flea market.
08/24/2011 08:25 am
The right choice of plants is essential when you want them to thrive in a hot Southern summer.
08/05/2011 12:13 pm
A new rock gardener succumbs to the appeal of tiny plants.
07/25/2011 10:45 am
Anyone can easily create one-of-a-kind yard art or accents to add whimsy and individuality to a yard.
07/07/2011 11:38 am
A gardener trades concrete bunnies for one-of-a-kind handmade garden art.
06/28/2011 11:39 am
A gardener learns that a well-designed landscape just needs time to grow and look its best. Continual tinkering doesn't help.
06/09/2011 11:22 am
If yout want to learn more about gardening from reading glossy magazines, both the photos and the articles matter.
05/07/2011 10:51 am
At the JC Raulston Arboretum in Raleigh, N.C., a spring gala celebrates exciting changes at the well-known garden.
04/14/2011 12:09 pm
A dish garden of mostly mosses evokes a spirit of peacefulness and serenity. Mosses grow both inside and on the outside of the hypertufa container.
04/03/2011 08:45 am
Garden writers recommend eight top garden books.
03/29/2011 08:50 am
Keeping a garden journal allows a gardener to collect a great deal of useful information in one place. But finding a system that works for you may not be easy.
03/17/2011 08:50 am
A group of gardening friends gathers to create 'new' terrariums.
03/06/2011 09:10 am
If I could change my early experience in gardening, one thing I'd do is learn botanical (Latin) names for plants. They really do make a difference.
02/15/2011 01:04 pm