The first step to being a good gardener is understanding the fundamentals. Whether you are seeking advice for your flower garden, vegetable garden, or simply your lawn, we have compiled all the best gardening tools, techniques, tips and tricks to help your garden flourish.

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Five Mistakes You're Making with Your Hydrangeas
These easy-to-grow shrubs just need a little care and they'll provide your garden with gorgeous blooms all season long.
10 Essentials Every Gardener Should Own
From the right boots and go-to gloves to the perfect tote and a trusty sun hat, these must-have tools and accessories make gardening even more enjoyable.
Your Ultimate Guide to Flowering Perennials: Which Popular Plants Bloom When?
Learn when the most beloved flowers and shrubs make their debut, then plan a garden that pops with color all year long.
What to Know About Seeding a Lawn
If you've always wanted a lush, emerald green lawn, stop dreaming and start seeding.
Where to Order the Best Seeds for Your Garden
Whether you're looking to grow food or flowers, our list of the best places to order seeds for garden—including Martha's favorite resource—will help you get started.

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How to Keep Squirrels Out of Your Garden
Some people think these fuzzy creatures are cute, but they can be incredibly destructive to your flower and vegetable beds.
5 Easy Ways to Banish Ants from Your Garden, According to an Expert
This plentiful pest is tiny but mighty when it comes to the havoc it can wreck on your plants.
A 4-Step Guide to Caring for Your Handheld Garden Tools

Keep your pruners, shears, loppers, and shovels clean to minimize disease contamination to your plants, shrubs, and trees.