Home gardening, landscaping tips, and how-tos for your lawn and 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.
Botanical Plant Names: A Lesson in Latin
The botanical plant name teaches you about the plant.
Let Sleeping Leaves Lie
Keep leaves as a valuable resource in your yard.
No-Fuss Water Gardens
Enjoy a tabletop water feature without major construction.