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Fossilized plants give us hints about what ice age forests may have looked like
Freezing conditions limited what could grow across the supercontinent Pangaea.
After 50 years, botanists finally identified this Amazonian plant
The specimen had been sitting at the Field Museum since the early 1970s.
Quick and dirty tips to make sure your plants love the soil they’re in
What you do to the earth now can benefit future gardeners.
6 ways to magically regrow vegetables in only water
If only personal growth was this easy for people.
How to remove cactus spines (including ones stuck in your throat)
Experts weigh in on a prickly predicament.
Bamboo fabric is less sustainable than you think
Bamboo can be a green material—but many of the products made with it aren't.
What killed my carnivorous plants?
I've given you sunshine. I've given you dirt. You've given me nothing but heartache and hurt.
4 reasons to let your lawn grow wild
A beautiful lawn doesn't have to be plain.
Soil tests are the secret to a bountiful home garden
Make good food, and lots of it.
Meet the world’s newest carnivorous plant
This North American herb uses its glistening, reddish hairs to snare bugs.