How to Read a Fertilizer Label

Tools & Techniques

Garden enthusiasts know that it takes a full collection of tools to keep a garden looking its best. To make sure you’re using the right tool for every job, check out our expert advice. We’ll tell you when to use a pruner, lopper or shears to make the perfect cut, plus how to care for your tools so they work just as well summer after summer as they did the day you brought them home. What’s more, we’ll show you plenty of smart gardening techniques that will make all of your precious garden hours easier and more enjoyable.

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Garden Journal Series: Harvest Time

Top 5 Tools for Beginner Gardeners

Garden Bucket Caddy Carries the Day

Using a Posthole Digger in the Garden

Choosing the Right Mowing Height

A Gardener’s Glossary of Basic Terms

Low-Impact Gardening Tools with Mother Nature i...

Stretch Your Gardening Potential

How to Protect Yourself from Too Much Sun While...

My Gym is Green

The Reel Workout

Remembering to Breathe

Gardening with Arthritis

Horticultural Therapy

Growing and Gleaning and Giving Back for the Gr...

Growing a New Generation of Gardeners

Pinching and Tipping: What, Why and When

Common Garden Design Terms

Build Your Fires with Locally Sourced Wood

The Gardening Year in Review

It’s All About the Water

Not Your Grandmother's Rain Barrel

Splitting Fire Wood

Caring for Aging Gardener Hands

How to Grow Your Own Fresh Air

The Design Behind Fiskars Tools

Choose the Right Axe for You

Eleven Steps To Better Photographs

Adding Fire to Your Garden

My Favorite Fiskars Tools

Tend to Your Tools for Winter

Drying and Preserving Flowers

Garden Tools: Garden Carts for Happier Hauling

Why Call 8-1-1 Before You Dig

Ten Great Holiday Gift Ideas for Gardeners

Thomas Jefferson and Why Garden Journals Matter

New Year’s Resolutions for Gardeners

A Gardener’s Winter Survival Guide

Beginning Gardeners Series: January

Best Burning Woods for Your Fires

Garden Journal Series: Name That Plant

Overhaul Your Pruning Tools in Winter

Garden Journal Series: Make a Note of It

Getting in Shape for Gardening

How to Read a Fertilizer Label

Beginning Gardeners Series: March

Garden Journal Series: Be my guest and leave a...

Garden Journal Series: Plant Collections

Beginning Gardeners Series: July

Garden Sheds: A place for everything

Going Wild in the Garden

The Joy of Weeding

How to Start a Container Victory Garden

The Art of Kindling

Hold It! Learn Why and How to Stake a New Tree

Lawn Maintenance During Dandelion Season

Garden Journal Series: Looking Forward, Looking...

New Year’s Gardening Resolutions

Some Like it Hot : 4 tips for watering your plants

Ways to Excite Kids about Gardening Chores

Late Summer Garden Clean Up

It’s in the Bag!

Little Rake, Big Improvement