National News - From NGA Editors
Garden Participation at All-Time High
During unsettled times, people return to the garden. That adage appears to be true, according to the annual National Gardening Survey, conducted by NGA. In 2005, U.S. household participation in...
Redbuds for Small Gardens
Dwarf and weeping ornamental trees are hot. With yard sizes of new homes getting smaller, homeowners are looking for attractive trees that will fit in small spaces. Breeders have responded by...
Taking the Ouch Out of Moving Large Pots
It seems everyone has a container garden on the deck or patio these days, and gardeners are growing everything from flowers to vegetables to trees and shrubs in containers. While containers are...
Wall Container Gardens
Containers are available in more shapes and sizes than ever before, but they can take up a lot of floor space on your deck or patio. Now there is a Wall Garden that attaches to a wall to create a...
In the Garden
On a recent morning news show there was a segment about people's clutter and their need for organization, with the accompanying statistic that the "organizing business" is a multibillion dollar one. And here I was, thinking that I was the only one with...
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Shows & Events
Cincinnati Flower Show With a grand lakeside setting and incomparable exhibits staged both in pavilions and in the open...
eNature Field Guides Wondering what frogs, birds, trees, and flowers are native to your area? The National Wildlife...
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