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Get Gardening!

When we asked you what your favorite spring activity is, you told us that after walking (43 percent), gardening (20 percent) is your favorite thing to do (running came in third). Whether it's the fresh tomatoes, gorgeous geraniums or toned arms that keep you digging, we're sure you'll love our round up of gardening related content. We have everything you need to get growing!

If you don't have much space, an indoor herb garden may be just the thing for you. All you need are some seeds and a sunny windowsill and you can have lush basil and zesty cilantro growing right in your kitchen.
For those of you lucky enough to have a yard or a roof deck, check out our primer on outdoor herb gardens. We even give you tips on building a raised bed. Of course, we also include delicious recipes that highlight your fresh herbs.
If you don't know your chives from your chervil, you should start with our Guide to Herbs. It not only tells you how to use it, but also lets you know whether you can grow it at home.
Beyond beautiful flowers and fresh vegetables, gardening improves muscle tone and is a great calorie burner. Use our tips for preventing injuries and you'll be reaping the benefits before you know it!
Make sure to stay hydrated while you're out there planting. Avoid heat illness with these cool tips.
Even if you don't plant it, your local farmer probably does. Find out what's in season in your region with our Farmer's Market Guide.
If you like antiques, then you may want to plant some heirlooms, like Brandywine tomatoes or Early Ohio potatoes. Learn more about heirloom fruits and vegetables.

 

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