Learn how to keep your tropical treasures for more than a summer.
Choose the state flower from the map below, click, print, read about the flower, and then color the state flower.
How compost can enrich our environment, not damage it.
Learn about basic design principles and learn how to put foliage first!
Learn about hand-tinted glass lantern slides and how they were used a century ago to document gardens.
Learn how to beautifully capture your backyard oasis or neighborhood park no matter what kind of camera you own.
Learn more about how Protecting Habitats Protects Life
Learn how to use color, texture and height to your seasonal container.
Who are our native bees and how do they interact and compare with the non-native honeybee.
Find out how to create a Monarch Waystation in your garden!
Learn how to stuff and grill a portobello mushroom
Learn more about vegetable planting schedules, cultivar selection, maintenance tips, and suggestions on how to make your vegetable garden productive and beautiful.
Learn tips and tricks about planting fall bulbs such as daffodils, tulips and hyacinths.
Discover how to grow 10 herbs to flavor your summer.
Are you inspired by the big showcase gardens, but don’t think you have space at home to make a showy impact? Learn more about how to create a small garden with big impact.
Smithsonian Gardens presents some ideas for using sustainable practices when bringing plants into your home.
Learn more about native shrubs to substitute for your non-native plants.
Suggestions on perennials that make excellent additions to gardens AND help support the habitat ecosystem.
Learn about the basic visual signals that plants show when they are under stress
Learn how to design and recognize the beauty in a winter garden.