Gardening How To Articles

From beginner to master gardener there’s always something new and fun to discover about home gardening. Burpee’s articles and guides show you everything you need to know to grow a successful home garden.
Short Season Vegetable Gardening
Extending the growing season.
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Growing Columbines
Beautiful low-maintenance flowers.
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Having a garden party
Summertime is prime time for garden parties.
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All About fertilizers
Plants just like animals need nutrients for healthy growth.
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Common Diseases of Tomatoes
Good garden hygiene can reduce the chance disease.
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Effective watering techniques - drip watering, soaker hoses, rain water barrels
Ensure that your entire garden is watered effectively.
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How to grow amaryllis
Not just for the Christmas Season.
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How to grow Peaches
A good crop for both desserts and preserving.
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How to install drip irrigation
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How to prune common shrubs
Time to prune!
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Companion Planting Guide
In plant communities, certain plants support each other while others, well, just don’t get along. Plants, like people, compete for resources.
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Growing Hardy Kiwi
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Edible Flowers
Blooms have long boosted culinary delight.
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Burpee’s Boost Vegetables
This year, vegetables are better for you than ever.
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Growing Rhubarb
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Kitchen Garden Design
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Growing Vegetables in Containers and Pots
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Perennial Plant Combinations
Sociable flowers.
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Gardens for Narrow and Small Spaces
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Getting the most from your garden
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Gardening All Year
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Growing Tropical Canna
Plant a few cannas this year, and let them do their stuff.
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Spring Bulbs- Layering in a container
Succession of bloom from your container bulbs.
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How to Force Indoor Spring Bulbs
Start planning a few months ahead!
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