Home gardening, landscaping tips, and how-tos for your lawn and garden.
Does Mistletoe Grow in Illinois, and Why Do We Kiss Underneath It?
When there's mistletoe around, watch where you step! Chris Enroth, a horticulture educator at University of Illinois Extension,...
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.
Mum’s the Word
Farms and greenhouses across Illinois grow the hardy fall flower.
Mums and More
Savor the fall season with mums and more from Illinois farmers across the sate.
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 Care for Poinsettias
It is hard to think of the holidays without conjuring up images of red poinsettias and a snowy...
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.