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6 Seriously Low-Maintenance Houseplants

They give so much (beauty) yet ask for so little (water, on occasion). Six (selfless) picks from the pros.

7 Office Plants You Won’t Kill

Fill your workspace with some greenery—it might make your workday better. Christopher Satch, The Sill’s in-house plant expert, shares the best office plants that can withstand limited sunlight, freezing temps (thanks to that overzealous office AC), and little water.

These Bonsai Trees Literally Float in the Air

The classic Japanese gardening trend is taken to the next, er, level.

6 Valentine Flower Arrangement Ideas From the Pros

You don’t have to spend a fortune on a custom bouquet to fill your table with seasonal blooms. Instead, take a little lesson from top floral experts and create your own artful arrangement.

10 Indoor Garden Ideas to Cure the Winter Blues

Your backyard might be out of commission until next spring, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy some fresh greenery during these colder months. Breathe some life into your space with lush indoor plant ideas.

6 Pretty Planters for Your Garden

Take a peek at these unique options and get your green thumb working.

A Guide to Indoor Gardening

Use these expert tips and techniques to keep your house plants looking their best.

7 Ideas for Decorating With Houseplants

Seven ideas for gorgeous displays and the secrets for keeping your indoor greenery growing strong.

Vegetable and Herb Container Garden Checklist

A container garden is easy to grow if you follow these how-tos. (For full information, see 8 Steps to a Vegetable and Herb Container Garden.)

Month-by-Month Guide to Vegetable Gardening

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

 

8 Steps to a Vegetable and Herb Container Garden

Flowerpots on a windowsill, a terrace, or a patio can provide delicious food all summer long. Here are the simple how-tos for growing a container garden.

Readers’ New Gardening Uses for Old Things

Real Simple readers share their secret double-duty gardening tools.*