Learn how to plant and care for vegetables, flowers and more, even if you're a beginning gardener
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Gardening is about finding the right combination of sunlight, fertile soil and water that makes your plants thrive and it's about fulfilling your passion — so select plants you love. It’s not about the color of your thumb, whether you sing to your plants, or how in tune you are with Mother Nature and it isn’t as hard as you may believe. However, when you’re a beginner it can be nice to have how to advice for growing the best tomato or an overview of how to plant a rose. Use the resources here as a starting point and in no time you’ll have a beautiful garden.
First-time gardeners are often intimidated by the process—after all there's a lot involved. From amending soil to pruning shrubs, you'll find answers and advice for essentail gardening tasks.
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