Plant Types & Guides

Looking for complete details about the different types of plants? Finding the perfect plant selection for your garden can be difficult, so you've come to the right place! In this section, you'll learn about the different types of plants you may be interested in planting in your home garden. You'll find plant profiles for trees, flowers, vines, and plant comparisons.

Golden Pothos

Plants

Golden Pothos: How to Plant, Grow, and Care For Epipremnum Aureum

The Golden Pothos is the "gold standard" when it comes to houseplants (yes, slight pun intended). They are a hardy plant, that can withstand even some of the more neglectful plant owners. In this article, amateur gardener Jason White covers exactly how to plant, grow, and care for the Golden Pothos plant.

Cebu Pothos

Plants

How to Plant, Grow, and Care For Cebu Blue Pothos

Cebu Pothos plants are one of the less common pothos types, but they have become popular over the last decade. They look different than other varieties and have become more popular due to their hardiness and bright coloring. In this article, organic gardening expert Logan Hailey examines how to plant, grow, and care for Cebu Pothos plants.

How Long Do Air Plants Live

Plants

How Long Do Air Plants Live and What’s Their Average Lifespan?

Are you thinking of adding an airplant to your indoor living space, but aren't sure if you want to because you don't know how long they actually live? In this article, amateur gardener Jason White examines how long airplants typically live, and how you can extend their lifespan through proper care.

Swiss Chard Varieties

Plants

Swiss Chard Varieties: 12 Types of Chard Cultivars You’ll Love

Swiss chard is often a favorite crop amongst amateur gardeners. But finding the perfect Swiss chard variety for your garden can be a challenge, due to each of them being slightly different! In this article, organic gardening expert Logan Hailey examines 12 different types of Swiss chard, and what you can expect from each of them.

Peach Trees vs. Apple Trees

Plants

Peach Trees vs. Apple Trees: Which Should You Plant?

Are you a stonefruit fan? Maybe you prefer the classic crisp bite of an apple instead? When it comes to peaches and apples, there are a few differences, but many similarities, in these popular edible trees. Gardening expert Madison Moulton compares peaches and apples, allowing you to choose which one is right for your garden.

Grow Amsonia

Plants

Bluestar Flowers: How to Plant, Grow, and Care For Amsonia Tabernaemontana

Amsonia Tabernaemontana, also known as Bluestars can be a beautiful flowering plant addition to just about any garden. They do contain a milky sap that can be toxic and irritating to humans, but otherwise get along well with many other plants within your garden. In this article, gardening expert Madison Moulton explains how to plant, grow, and care for Bluestar flowers.

Grow Rudbeckia

Plants

Growing Rudbeckia: How to Plant, Grow, and Care For Black-Eyed Susans

Rudbeckia is a flower that many gardeners are familiar with. But they usually call them by their more common name, the Black-Eyed Susan. These flowers are easy to grow, and bring a splash of beautiful yellow and black coloring to any garden bed. In this article, gardening and flower expert Taylor Sievers explains how to plant, grow, and care for Black-Eyed Susan flowers.

Grow Dill

Plants

How to Plant, Grow, Care For, and Harvest Dill

Are you thinking of adding some dill to your garden? Dill has a variety of different uses, and is quite popular as a flavor in many cooking dishes once dried and added. In this article, gardening expert Taylor Sievers walks you through the easiest way to plant, grow, care for, and harvest dill from your garden.