All posts tagged "gardening"
Invasive or Aggressive? What Homeowners Need to Know About These Types of Plants
Learn the difference between invasive and aggressive plants and how to avoid those that have an unwanted impact...
Roots Run Deep in the Garden
Early gardening moments sowed a deep-rooted passion for growing fruits and vegetables.
7 Pollinators to Help Your Garden Grow
It takes more than just sunshine and water to grow a garden – pollinators are key, and planting...
6 Fun Gardening Projects to Do With Kids
Kids and kitchen scraps: these gardening projects provide fun for children while reducing food waste.
How to Get Started With Composting
Learn how to use what’s in your yard to create your own compost.
How to Use Vines to Expand Your Garden
If you've run out of space in your garden, growing vines might be the perfect solution to satisfy...
Use the Off-Season to Grow Your Gardening Expertise
Growing your horticultural knowledge in winter can productively fill some of the unused hours.
How to Grow Healthy Houseplants
Growing healthy plants for a healthy home.
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,...
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.