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Home Improvement | In the Garden

Protecting plants in a heatwave – 10 expert tips for combatting heat

If extreme heat is playing havoc with your garden, these expert tips will protect plants in hot weather

Home Improvement | In the Garden

How to fertilize with Epsom salts – according to experts

Knowing how to fertilize with Epsom salts will make gardening seamless this season – and experts including Bobby Berk agree

Home Improvement | In the Garden

Landscaping with evergreens: 12 clever ways to make an impact with your planting

These expert ideas for landscaping with evergreens reveal the best ways to use this crucial element of garden design

Home Improvement | DIY

How to edge a lawn – for a professional finish

Learn how to edge a lawn – and give your garden a smart, elegant look

Home Improvement | In the Garden

Here Are the Fastest-Growing Shrubs for Your Garden

Here are the best, fast-growing shrubs to plant in your garden, when you want things to look lush pronto. From hydrangea to aronia, these plants will have a huge (and speedy) impact on your yard.

Home Improvement | In the Garden

The Monarch Butterfly Needs Your Help: How to Plant Milkweed and Nectar Plants

How can I help the monarch butterfly? An invertebrate biologist helps me sort out fact from fiction, including which type of milkweed to plant and where to find it.