All posts by Jan Phipps
How Do Insects Survive in the Winter?
Discover insects' secret to winter survival, and learn if ants are really all that bad.
The Difference Between Hardy and Tender Bulbs
Learn the difference between hardy and tender bulbs and when to plant them.
What’s The Difference Between Lichen and Moss?
Learn the difference between lichen and moss and what they tell you about your yard.
Where’s My Perennial Plant?
A look into the causes for perennial plant no-shows.
Liven Up Your Winter Landscape
Add some winter interest to your landscape with plants for the off-season.
Learn how to grow these floral fireworks in the fall garden.
Learn to Grow Herbs
Learn to grow herbs with or without a garden.
The Birds and the Bees: Pollinators Benefit Home Gardens
A plethora of pollinators, including bees, butterflies and birds, can help home gardens flourish.
The Season for Strawberries
Plant your own strawberries for fresh tastes of late spring.
How to Choose and Plant a Live Christmas Tree
Want a real tree this holiday? Try your hand at planting your own live Christmas tree.