Spring Garden Ideas and Activities

From inspiration to enjoyment, 12 ways to make the most of your spring garden

16 Spring Vegetables

From artichokes to turnips, there are plenty of veggies to grow in your spring garden

All-Star Spring Flowers

The best flowering bulbs and perennials for early- to late-spring color

Spring Gardening Tips and Chores

Get advice for waking up the garden for the new growing season

11 Inspired Spring Gardening Ideas

Bring on spring and enjoy your garden anew with these creative ideas from garden experts and enthusiasts across the web. We recently chatted with some of our favorite designers, authors, and retailers who told us what they’re excited about this season.

Spring Wildflowers

What could be more beguiling — or more intrinsically American — than masses of trout lily, trillium, Dutchman’s breeches and Virginia bluebells carpeting the woodland floor in early spring?

18 Stunning & Offbeat Spring Blooming Bulbs

Expand your horizons with easy-to-grow "geophytes" that offer toughness, drought tolerance, and brilliant blooms

Five Spring Planting Ideas

Tim Pollak, outdoor floriculturist at the Chicago Botanic Garden, shares five design tips that will jumpstart your spring garden

Spring Greens

As any kitchen gardener knows, you can't beat a salad made of greens picked the same day

How to Create a Container Planting

Bring fresh style to your garden this spring with the perfect container garden

Perennial Garden Design

Spring is a great time to plant perennials so that they can establish before the crippling heat of summer sets in

17 Hellebore Flowers for Early Blooms in Your Garden

“Hellebores are among the earliest and certainly the most exquisite flowers in the spring garden,” says landscape craftsman Jerry Fritz

Delightful Daffodils

In open areas, let daffodils naturalize along meadows and fences, spreading their cheerful white and gold swaths for a host of springs to come

Flowering Cherry Trees

Ornamental cherry trees herald the coming of spring with a profusion of pink blossoms

Botanic Notables: Purple-Leaf Plum Tree

Pale confetti blows through the sidewalks, and a riot of pink blossoms fill the streets-it's springtime, and the cherry plum (purple-leaf) trees are delighted

Botanic Notables: Texas Bluebonnets

Have you enjoyed the blue rolling hills of a springtime in Texas?

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