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Lillies: Easter vs Asiatic vs Oriental

Over the past couple months GrowIt! users shared photos of various lilies: Easter, Asiatic, and Oriental. However, we have noticed...

Celebrate National Pollinator Week

Celebrate National Pollinator Week

Nine years ago the U.S. Senate unanimously approved the designation of a week in June as National Pollinator Week. This...

Tips for Growing Carnivorous Plants

Member Spotlight: This is a guest blog post by GrowIt! member Patrick Urbanski. Patrick grows multiple carnivorous plants including sundews,...

A Conversation with Susan Fox

Member Spotlight: This is a member interview with GrowIt! member Susan Fox. As an avid gardener, speaker, and Consulting Rosarian,...

Selecting Drought-Tolerant Plants

Selecting Drought-Tolerant Plants

Member Spotlight: This is a guest post by GrowIt! member Andrea Holtz. Andrea lives and gardens in California. Check out...

GrowIt! Guide: The GrowIt! Mission

The GrowIt! community mission is to connect, educate, and inspire. We understand that gardening is a journey. Here, you’ll meet...

Lurie Garden and GrowIt!—Revolutionizing the Visitor Experience at Public Gardens

Partner spotlight: This is a guest blog post by Scott Stewart, Ph.D. Scott is the Director at Lurie Garden in...

GrowIt! Guide: Leverage the Power of Search

GrowIt! Guide: Leverage the Power of Search

Remember that great variety you saw when you were wandering through the greenhouse last week? Sna…snow…what was it? Leverage Search...

GrowIt! Guide: Getting Started with Projects

GrowIt! Guide: Getting Started with Projects

The capability to organize your garden projects is one of the most useful aspects of GrowIt!. I have a project...

#PolliNATION – Find Great Pollinators for Your Region

As we shared in a previous post, GrowIt! partnered with the National Pollinator Garden Network to register one million pollinator...