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Gnomes, Owls, and Fairies — Oh My!

Member Spotlight: This is a guest post by GrowIt! member Dawn Mamatas. Dawn lives and gardens in Mid-Missouri, Zone 6A....

“Where Do I Add The Variety?”

We get a lot of feedback from users. We get everything from how much people love the app to how...

Join the Million Pollinator Garden Challenge

Join the Million Pollinator Garden Challenge

Since GrowIt!’s launch, members have commented and asked questions about good pollinators. That’s why we knew partnering with the National...

6 Steps to Grow Your Own Pineapple

6 Steps to Grow Your Own Pineapple

Member spotlight: This is a guest post by GrowIt! member Sarah Clarke. Sarah grows herbs, plants, and fruits and veggies...

Follow Your Favorite Gardens

Follow Your Favorite Gardens

GrowIt!’s Chicago Flower and Garden Show integration was the first mobile app enhancement of any marque flower show. The 2016...

7 Highest Rated Plants on GrowIt! in 2015

7 Highest Rated Plants on GrowIt! in 2015

GrowIt! users contributed more than 500,000 plant ratings in GrowIt! this year. Out of the thousands of types of plants...

Plants to go with Pumpkin Spice

Here in Chicago the high temps are in the fifties all week. It appears that we’re getting our first real...

The Future of Horticulture

Recently, we held a contest for college horticulture students. The grand prize was a trip to Chicago to the IGC...

Sunshine, Summer and Yellow Shirts

Sunshine, Summer and Yellow Shirts

It’s been a busy summer here at GrowIt! headquarters. Actually you could say that GrowIt! headquarters itself has been on...

Power Picks – Indoor Plants

It’s The FINAL COUNTDOWN! Duh duh duh da da da………. Yesterday Seth and I unleashed our top plant picks for...