Return to Content

Gardens

Sort by:

10 Best Plants to Attract Butterflies

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

One of summer’s small pleasures is watching butterflies float by on the currents of the freshening breeze. They... Read More »

10 Fall Garden Tips

1 vote, 3.00 avg. rating (69% score)

Read these 10 fall garden tips to prepare for the long stretch of winter weather. 1. Check the... Read More »

2014 Home & Garden Awards

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

We scoured New England to find our favorite shops, plants, nurseries, birdhouses, containers, and even restaurant plots. So... Read More »

Bean Plants

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Tips for growing beans: Plant beans when the soil temperature reaches 50 degrees F — never before. To... Read More »

Beginner’s Garden Tips

2 votes, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

See vegetable growing chart If you’re ready to think about a vegetable garden, remember this — it’s better... Read More »

Best Garden Accessories Shops | 2014 Home & Garden Awards

Best Garden Accessories Shops | 2014 Home & Garden Awards

2 votes, 4.50 avg. rating (86% score)

Want to accessorize your garden in one fell swoop? From antique birdbaths to terra-cotta pots, these shops have... Read More »

Best Garden Ornaments & Furniture | 2014 Home & Garden Awards

Best Garden Ornaments & Furniture | 2014 Home & Garden Awards

2 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (92% score)

With your garden planted and blooming, it’s time to add the finishing touches! From colorful pots and picket... Read More »

Best Gardens in New England

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

With spring in sight (according to the calendar if not yet the weather) flowering trees and blooms are... Read More »

Best Public Gardens | 2014 Home & Garden Awards

Best Public Gardens | 2014 Home & Garden Awards

3 votes, 4.33 avg. rating (84% score)

From coastal to urban to historic, these 8 public gardens offer stunning views, vibrant color, and peaceful tranquility... Read More »

Best Restaurant Gardens | 2014 Home & Garden Awards

Best Restaurant Gardens | 2014 Home & Garden Awards

3 votes, 3.67 avg. rating (74% score)

What could be better for a restaurant than an on-site garden? With menu ingredients just a few feet... Read More »

Boston’s Hidden Gardens

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

There was a time in Boston’s Back Bay and Beacon Hill when the tiny brick-walled spaces behind homes... Read More »

Build a Rock Garden in a Day

5 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (96% score)

A rock garden is a striking architectural feature, and if you think small scale, it’s easy to build... Read More »

Cabbage Plants

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Tips for growing cabbage: To keep cabbage heads from cracking as a result of excess water absorption, perform... Read More »

Carrot Plants

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Tips for growing carrots: Carrots love sandy soil. Add well-rotted manure to improve soil texture and increase nutrients.... Read More »

Chef Frank McClelland Digs Local Ingredients

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

“I grew up on a farm in New Hampshire,” says Frank McClelland, “so I couldn’t imagine not having... Read More »

Companion Planting to Get Rid of Garden Pests

5 votes, 2.60 avg. rating (56% score)

Despite their size, or lack there-of, the creepy-crawly and winged variety of pests can do serious damage to... Read More »

Cornish, New Hampshire | Home of Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site

The little town of Cornish, New Hampshire, is a quiet place—no bustling shopping malls, no varied dining options.... Read More »

Create a Backyard Memory Garden

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Memory gardens are a beautiful way to honor and remember lost loved ones. They don’t have to be... Read More »

Crop Rotation | Prevent Pests and Diseases

1 vote, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

Crop rotation may sound complicated, but this age-old practice is such a useful method for thwarting pest and... Read More »

DIY: Build a Backyard Greenhouse

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Small, backyard greenhouses like the kind shown in mail-order catalogs are a gardener’s dream. They prolong the growing... Read More »

Drying Herbs

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Many large-leaved herbs can be loosely bunched, their stems tied with a string, and hung head down in... Read More »

Early Blooms in New England

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Gardeners know winter really does end, and spring color always returns. Pansies, daffodils, and forsythia commonly herald the... Read More »

Expert Tips to Build a Compost Bin

6 votes, 4.83 avg. rating (94% score)

Fred Davis knows the value of good compost. For 24 years, he and his wife, Linda, have owned... Read More »

Fall Chore Shortcuts | Gardening Advice

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Autumn is a beautiful time of year in New England. Spend more time enjoying it and less time... Read More »

Fenway Gardens: Community Gardening in Boston

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Drivers rolling down Boston’s Boylston Street are sometimes surprised to see — amid the concrete and high-rises —... Read More »

Fenway Victory Gardens | Local Treasure

Fenway Victory Gardens | Local Treasure

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Imagine walking down a narrow outdoor path, bordered high on both sides by lush gardens. It leads to... Read More »

Fresh from Mary Ann Esposito’s Garden

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Read more: Mary Ann’s garden recipes Some men bring their wives a dozen long-stemmed roses when they want... Read More »



Register Sign In

©2013, Yankee Publishing Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Yankee Publishing Inc., | P.O. Box 520, Dublin, NH 03444 | (603) 563-8111

80th-anniversart-calendar600x350-order