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How to Plant a Super Succulent Bowl

It's so easy! Follow these step-by-step directions to plant your own succulent bowl. By Doug Jimerson

Easy Ways to Dress Up Your Orchids

Long-lasting and exotic, orchids are ideal gifts. Plus, they offer beautiful ways to add color and life to your home. Here are easy ways ...

How To Divide Houseplants

Over time, some houseplants may grow so large that dividing them into smaller pieces is the best way to keep them happy. By Doug Jimerson

Repotting Houseplants

Most houseplants can live happily in the same pot for years. But some fast-growing species such as philodendron or pothos may outgrow the...

How to Make a Planter with Pavers

Here's an easy weekend project: Make a planter out of pavers! We'll show you how. By Justin Hancock

How To Divide Perennials

Keep your perennials lush and healthy by dividing them regularly. By Doug Jimerson

Decorate Your Favorite Plants for Parties

Add festive flair to your home for parties and holidays (or just for fun!) with this quick DIY craft project. By Katie Savannah Amos

Personalize Your Containers!

Give your plants more personality with this easy DIY project of personalized planters.

How to Plant Groundcovers

Transform challenging bare spots in your landscape into a carpet of color with groundcovers. By Doug Jimerson

How To Plant Perennials

Planting perennials is easy. Check out our tips. By Doug Jimerson

How to Make a Butterfly Garden

It’s easy to make a butterfly garden. Use these simple steps. By Justin Hancock

Gardening Basics: How To Plant a Container Garden

Container gardens are easy ways to add color and interest to any space. Get tips for making beautiful containers. By Doug Jimerson

Save Tropical Plants Before Winter

Cold-winter gardeners can enjoy their hibiscus and other tropicals all winter long. Learn how! By Doug Jimerson

Use Containers of Houseplants Outdoors

Get more bang for your buck by planting houseplants in your pots outdoors. By Doug Jimerson and Karen Weir-Jimerson