Here are dozens of terrific tips and tricks for planning, growing, and harvesting your garden! Your garden is something to celebrate--it can be rewarding, beautiful, productive, and so much more. And this book can help you decide where to take it next! It features interesting and useful stuff you really should know, like the best weed control strategies, the differences between heirlooms and hybrids, how to attract wildlife, soil-building strategies, and hand tool maintenance. Whether you're new to gardening or your asparagus has been producing for decades, you'll find something new for your green thumb. Essential techniques: building the perfect bed, the secrets to container gardening success, proper pruning, healthy lawn care, and more. Tips for tricky techniques like growing your own garlic and starting seeds indoors. Help planning your next move, whether it's growing vegetables out of food scraps or attracting beneficial insects. Troubleshooting tomatoes, invasive plants, weeds, and pests. What to do with all that zucchini! Tips on easy food preservation, seed saving, composting, and more. Most valuable resources for continuing your gardening adventures.