5 Easy Ways to Brighten Up Your Space With Flowers

You don't have to spend a bundle on an impressive outsourced Thanksgiving centerpiece. Follow these expert tips to create your own beautiful bouquet.

10 Beautiful Bud Vases

Add a summer bloom to every room with these delightful single-flower vases.

3 Easy Christmas Flower Arrangements

Pull together these simple centerpieces in no time.

7 Dazzling Decorative Vases

Keep flowers looking fresh this fall with one of these dashing vessels.

6 Pretty Flowers and Their Symbollic Meanings

Instead of simply grabbing the nicest thing at the supermarket, pick a bouquet with a message.

How to Arrange Spring Flowers

Create your own elegant arrangement by using these easy-to-follow expert tips.

4 Elegant, Exquisite, Easy Flower Arrangements

The layperson’s guide to creating beautiful, lush fancy-flower-shop arrangements at home.

New Uses for Flowers

Surprising ways to keep your buds blooming.

Month-by-Month Guide to Vegetable Gardening

How to prep, plant, and maintain your garden for a bountiful harvest every season.


How to Create a Cutting Garden

Here’s a step-by-step guide that’ll have you in centerpiece heaven before you can even say “Snip.”

How to Plant a Garden by Color

A simple way to choose plants (issues of sun and soil aside) is by color. Even the most basic approach yields gorgeous results, as seen here.

10 Gardening Mistakes You May Be Making

Digging up flowers instead of weeds. Drowning the tulips. Real Simple readers reveal their growing woes and garden design pros plot out the solutions.