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Home Improvement | In the Garden

4 ways to get your plants to water themselves

Keep your plants healthy while you're away with these methods.

Science & Technology | Science

Ethylene-gibberellin signaling underlies adaptation of rice to periodic flooding | Science

Deepwater rice varieties grow taller when flooded, in a growth response driven by the plant hormones gibberellin and ethylene. This keeps the leaves above the water. Kuroha et al. identified the genes underlying this phenotype, which encode a component of

Architecture & Interior Design | Decorating & Interior Design

Stylish Wall Planters You Can Buy Or Make Yourself

The walls are not just for paintings or shelves. In fact, if you'd rather do something special for your home, you should try decorating the walls in a less

News | In the News

Plants can HEAR and use their 'sense' to seek out flowing water, scientists discover

Biologists found that pea roots could sense water even if it was hidden behind plastic

Architecture & Interior Design | Interior Design

How to Decorate With Olive Trees | POPSUGAR Home

From improving air quality to repelling mosquitoes, houseplants offer a lot for a space, including great style. And the hottest trend in houseplants is one of

Home Improvement | In the Garden

11 Ways to Keep Houseplants Happy in Winter: Gardenista

Are your potted plants looking a little desperate? Winter's a waiting game; here are 11 ways to keep them happy until spring arrives.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Best air-purifying houseplants, according to NASA - Curbed

Based on research back in the ‘80s, NASA recommended one air-purifying plant for every 100 square feet of space. Here are its healthiest picks.

Home Improvement | In the Garden

Spray This Simple Mixture And You Will Never See Weeds In Your Garden Again! | TheHealthology

Weeds are the most common, unwanted, and uninvited guests in the garden or yard, which steal the nutrients and place of our plants. Yet, not all of you r...

Home Improvement | In the Garden

10 Tips on How to Turn You Garden into a Real Paradise

Your garden should be viewed as an opportunity to create a slice of paradise you can call your own, and here are some tips to help your out.

Psychology | Health & Wellbeing

The best houseplants to clean the air in your home, as recommended by NASA

asy to care for, resilient, and a quick way to inject some nature into your living room - no wonder houseplants have recently made a comeback. But did you know they also clean the air in your home?

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

16 Common Plants That Are Poisonous To Cats

If you have a cat and a garden, you should know which plants are harmful to cats. Flora and fauna co...

Home Improvement | In the Garden

Best ferns for a low-water garden

These luxuriant ferns don’t need to drink a lot to be happy. Get our tips on the best types to plant and how to care for them

Home Improvement | Advice

10 Plants Never to Grow in Your Yard

View the 10 Plants Never to Grow in Your Yard photo gallery on Yahoo Homes. Find more news related pictures in our photo galleries.

Health & Fitness | Health News

Houseplants That Purify Air - Air-Filtering Houseplants

NASA research has shown that these houseplants purify the air in your home.

Home Improvement | In the Garden

Hardscaping 101: Design Guide for Edible Gardens: Gardenista

There's a reason more than half of all gardeners plan to grow edibles this year. Food you grow tastes better, is healthier for you, and fills you with a quiet feeling of pioneer satisfaction. Actually, that's a lot of reasons. Our Design Guide f

Miscellaneous | Miscellaneous DIY

How to Help Your Houseplants Survive the Winter

View the How to Help Your Houseplants Survive the Winter photo gallery on Yahoo Homes. Find more news related pictures in our photo galleries.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Do Plants Respond to Pain?

Scientists conduct a plant experiment that may make you rethink those veggie burgers.

Home Improvement | In the Garden

24 surprising plant combos

What happens when a plant biologist and a landscape artist team up to create a garden on a California hillside? Surprising plant combinations at every turn