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.
All About Weeding
All About Weeding
Tips on weeding your garden.
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Drought Plant Care
Drought Plant Care
Given the magnitude of the drought in the Midwest and continued drought in the south, many of us may face watering restrictions or bans for much of the growing season.
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Butternut Squash
Butternut Squash
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Rooftop Gardening
Rooftop Gardening
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How to use Hosta
How to use Hosta
Shade plants with interesting textures and forms.
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Earliest Spring Blooming Bulbs
Earliest Spring Blooming Bulbs
Satisfaction in being first on your block with beautiful blooms.
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Rembrandt Tulips
Rembrandt Tulips
Tulips with the dramatic Rembrandt look.
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Traffic Stopping Tulips
Traffic Stopping Tulips
Don’t hold back when you’re going for a big effect.
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All About Asters
All About Asters
Hardy, heat- and drought-tolerant plants.
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Grow fresh sprouts all year long
Grow fresh sprouts all year long
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Eating Vegetable Tops and Leaves
Eating Vegetable Tops and Leaves
The neglected greens
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Grow Your Own Figs
Grow Your Own Figs
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Guerrilla Gardening
Guerrilla Gardening
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Tomatillos
Tomatillos
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Dog-Friendly Gardening
Dog-Friendly Gardening
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Rutabaga
Rutabaga
Rooting for rutabagas.
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Growing Blueberries in Containers
Growing Blueberries in Containers
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Fall Raspberries
Fall Raspberries
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Pomegranate
Pomegranate
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Broccoli Raab
Broccoli Raab
Easy and delicious.
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Container Fruit
Container Fruit
Blueberries & Strawberries
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Elderberries
Elderberries
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Win the Race for the First Ripe Tomato
Win the Race for the First Ripe Tomato
Growing the first tomato on the block requires a bit of strategy. Read expert tips and advice for an earlier harvest.
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All about Swiss Chard
All about Swiss Chard
Easy to grow from seed and produces a long-lasting crop.
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