5 Themed Container Gardens for Small Spaces

5 great themed container garden ideas for your balcony or patio.

13 Black Vegetables for a Gothic Garden

Believe it or not, goths love to grow food too! Here are 13 beautiful, delicious black vegetables to grow in your own garden of spooky delights.

soil, garden soil, garden earth, acidic soil, compost

Seeds n’ Soils: Choose the Right Combination!

It's important to determine what type of soil your plants need, so you can give them optimal growing conditions from day one.

Claytonia, miner's lettuce, perennial greens, winter purslane, purslane, winter greens

Bored of the Usual Greens? Try These 12 Vegetables This Spring!

Would you like to explore something new in this year's garden? Trying some of these ancient and unusual greens!

Grow 100 Pounds of Potatoes in a Barrel

Potatoes are incredibly easy to grow in containers, and can feed you and your family year-round.

Keeping Kids Interested in the Garden

If you're thinking about putting your kids to work in the garden, here are some tips to keep them going.

Make Your Own Potting Soil for Healthy Container Gardens

Making potting soil isn't just cost effective—it also gives you control over your plants' nutrients.

Garden Design 101 to Help You Get Started

Want to start a food garden, but don't know where to begin? Here are the first steps to take.

7 Ways to Score Free Seeds for Your Garden

Vegetable and herb seeds can be expensive, so here are 7 great resources to score FREE seeds for your garden.

Multi-purpose plants

10 Multi-Purpose Plants for Your Edible Garden

Multi-purpose plants are ideal for a food garden, because nothing goes to waste! Here are 10 varieties for you to explore.