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DIY compost bin

How to Build a DIY Compost Bin For Rich Amendments

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There are tons of DIY composting styles you can employ in your garden. Learn about them, and how to build a DIY compost bin system here!
Monarch butterfly and Asclepias fascicularis

Asclepias Fascicularis, The Narrow-Leaf Milkweed

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Asclepias fascicularis is a common sight in pollinator gardens. Learn more about this narrow-leaf milkweed and how to grow it with our guide!
Haworthiopsis fasciata

Haworthiopsis Fasciata: The Little Zebra Plant

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A close relative of the zebra plant, Haworthiopsis fasciata is known as the little zebra plant. Our guide reveals our top care tips!
Mexican sunflower

Mexican Sunflower: Must-Grow Tithonia Plants

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The Mexican sunflower may not be a true sunflower, but oh is it worth growing! We explore these lovely pollinator plants and their care.
Currant plant

Currant Plant: Growing Currant Bushes

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The currant plant produces tart berries that make excellent jams and preserves. Our guide explains all you need to grow them yourself!
Dioon edule

Dioon Edule: Growing Virgin’s Palm

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Dioon edule is a fascinating cycad and one of the most cold-hardy cycads out there. We explore its care both indoors and outside!
Moon flower

Moon Flower: Growing Tropical White Morning Glory

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Moonflower, or moon flower, is a stunning night-blooming vine well worth growing! Our guide reveals our tips and tricks for its care.
Showy milkweed

Showy Milkweed: Growing Asclepias Speciosa Plants

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Showy milkweed lives up to its name with showy flowers that draw monarch butterflies. Our guide reveals ideal growing conditions!
Rye cover crop

Rye Cover Crop: Winter Ground Covers

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A cereal rye cover crop is a great choice for the winter months. We discuss how to implement a winter rye cover crop in your garden.
Purple Top White Globe turnip microgreens

How To Grow Turnip Microgreens Fast And Easy

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Turnip microgreens are an unusual option, but very tasty! Our in-depth guide explains each step of the growing process.