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January 20, 2018
Boston ferns enjoy long lifespans because they can easily be divided if they become overcrowded. David Samson / Forum News Service
Long-lived houseplants often become heirlooms
January 20, 2018 - 9:03am
January 13, 2018


Numerous garden catalogs are coming in the mail to kick-start your creativity for the new growing season. John Zvirovski / The Sun
New selections for the 2018 season
January 13, 2018 - 6:56am
January 6, 2018
Growing your own food gives a healthy supply of herbs and vegetables. David Samson / Forum News Service
12 yard and garden resolutions you should make in 2018
January 6, 2018 - 6:12am
December 30, 2017
The purple antioxidant anthocyanin has many health benefits and can be found in foods such as beets, purple cauliflower and purple kohlrabi. Special to Forum News Service
Looking ahead: Trends predicted for world of gardening
December 30, 2017 - 9:01am
December 23, 2017
Research show working with plants improves people’s health and happiness. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Research shows gardening makes us happier and healthier
December 23, 2017 - 9:05am
Eastern red cedars grow well in the grasslands and on the outer regions of forests or hedgerows. John Zvirovski / The Sun
Need a flower that sounds seasonal?
December 23, 2017 - 8:01am
December 8, 2017
Continue adding shorter branches, continuing upward in stair-step fashion. Michael Vosburg /  Forum News Service
How to turn evergreens into a Christmas centerpiece
December 8, 2017 - 6:58pm
November 25, 2017
Real Christmas trees have a smaller carbon footprint than artificial trees. Special to The Forum
Real or artificial? Fascinating facts about Christmas trees
November 25, 2017 - 8:35am
Chestnuts on display before being peeled and eaten for a delicious and nutritious holiday snack. John Zvirovski / The Sun
Chestnuts warm up the holiday season
November 25, 2017 - 7:30am
November 18, 2017
AeroGarden Indoor Garden, $70 to $300. 
Special to Forum News Service
Great Christmas gifts for gardeners available online
November 18, 2017 - 8:00am
November 11, 2017
Most houseplants like these from Shotwell Floral and Greenhouse are native to tropical regions. David Samson / Forum News Service
How to keep houseplants pest-free
November 11, 2017 - 6:00am
November 4, 2017
Cacti and succulents like these from baker Garden and Gift are low-maintenance houseplants.  David Samson / Forum News Service
Satisfy the gardening itch with indoor projects
November 4, 2017 - 8:41am
Purple glame grass is always a standout in the winter garden. John Zvirovski / The Sun
Keep the plant that makes a difference
November 4, 2017 - 7:49am
October 28, 2017
Today’s quiz answers the question whether freshly dug carrots and potatoes are better washed or unwashed for winter storage. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
GROWING TOGETHER: It's garden quiz time!
October 28, 2017 - 8:00am

Zinnia, four o’clock, balsam and marigold seeds are ready for winter storage after being collected in a garden recently. John Zvirovski / The Sun
Last chance to collect seed from the garden
October 28, 2017 - 6:46am