Carnivorous pitcher plants, which are native to the East Coast and some parts of the Midwest, need poor, boggy soil. But if you have the right spot, they're fun to grow.
Dreaming of 2011's garden bounty? A great way to start is with seed catalogs. You'll learn a great deal.
With some creativity, traditional fall yard decorations such as pumpkins, scarecrows, and mums can make your property a standout until Thanksgiving.