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Garden Design: Think In Threes

One of the most elegantly-easy-to-use ideas at the Flower Show was a simple reminder of a good rule of garden design: thinking in threes.


Seeds on sale at a garden in England. (Credit: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Despite Frozen Ground, Start Thinking About Some Crops Now

So you bought some seeds from one of those glossy seed catalogs. But the ground is still frozen. Now what?


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Plants Don’t Need Perfection

Even if you don’t fuss and fertilize and root prune and repot and learn every horticultural requirement, lots of plants can still survive and thrive;