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The Winners of the 2021 Garden.org Photo Contest are revealed!The Winners of the 2021 Garden.org Photo Contest are revealed!
By dave on December 9, 2021

Over 4,000 photos were submitted in this year's contest and the members all voted for their favorites. We now reveal the winning photos!

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Time to Vote for Best of Show in the 2021 Garden.org Photo ContestTime to Vote for Best of Show in the 2021 Garden.org Photo Contest
By dave on December 7, 2021

The preliminary voting has concluded in our contest and we have our first place winners from each category. It is now time to cast your final votes for our Best in Show.

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Cast Your Votes for the 2021 Garden.org Photo Contest!Cast Your Votes for the 2021 Garden.org Photo Contest!
By dave on November 30, 2021

Over the past few weeks, gardeners from all over have been submitting their favorite photos, and it's now time for you to vote on your favorites! Each member may cast up to 3 votes in each category, so head over to the photo contest page, start browsing the many beautiful photos, and cast your votes for your favorites.

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It's Time for the 2021 Photo Contest!It's Time for the 2021 Photo Contest!
By dave on November 8, 2021

The highly anticipated annual photo contest is now underway! Submit your best photos from your collection, and the Garden.org members will then vote for their favorites. The winning photos from each category will be pitted against each other in one final, epic vote to determine the ultimate Best of Show winners. Contest opens on November 8th and ends November 30th. This year's prizes are bigger than ever, sponsored by Bluestone Perennials with bonus prizes from AgroThrive.

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Joe Gardener Podcast Interviews NGA about the National Gardening SurveyJoe Gardener Podcast Interviews NGA about the National Gardening Survey
By dave on June 25, 2021

Each year since 1973, the Texas-based National Gardening Association works with professional pollsters to conduct the National Gardening Survey, which offers valuable insights into the mindset of gardeners across the United States. To help break the data down to better understand what gardeners think, Joe's guest this week is National Gardening Association Executive Director Dave Whitinger.

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Slow Flowers Society sponsors Cut Flower Questions on the 2021 National Gardening SurveySlow Flowers Society sponsors Cut Flower Questions on the 2021 National Gardening Survey
By dave on April 23, 2021

We are so excited to announce two new benchmarks on U.S. consumer attitudes toward buying American-grown and locally-grown cut flowers! Sponsored in part by the Slow Flowers Society, the 2021 National Gardening Survey asked two new and important questions: 1. When purchasing cut flowers, how important is it that the flowers are American-grown? 2. When purchasing cut flowers, how important is it that the flowers are locally-grown?

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2021 National Gardening Survey released2021 National Gardening Survey released
By dave on April 22, 2021

The National Gardening Association today released the results of the 361 page National Gardening Survey, the nation's most comprehensive annual compendium of gardening activity and purchasing trends. Also released was a companion survey What Gardeners Think, a special 426 page report on gardeners' attitudes and gardening behavior.

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The 2021 Download-and-Print Planner and Organizer is now availableThe 2021 Download-and-Print Planner and Organizer is now available
By dave on December 18, 2020

Back for the fourth year is our 2021 download-and-print planner, which is fully customizable and will suit you no matter what kind of planner-person you are.

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2021 NGA Calendars Now Shipping2021 NGA Calendars Now Shipping
By dave on December 17, 2020

Order your 2021 Calendars at a discounted rate, with free shipping!

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The Winners of the 2020 Garden.org Photo Contest are revealed!The Winners of the 2020 Garden.org Photo Contest are revealed!
By dave on December 6, 2020

A total of 3,858 photos were submitted in this year's contest and the members all voted for their favorites. We now reveal the winning photos!

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Time to Vote for Best of Show in the 2020 Garden.org Photo ContestTime to Vote for Best of Show in the 2020 Garden.org Photo Contest
By dave on December 2, 2020

The preliminary voting has concluded in our contest and we have our first place winners from each category. It is now time to cast your final votes for our Best in Show.

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Cast Your Votes for the 2020 Garden.org Photo Contest!Cast Your Votes for the 2020 Garden.org Photo Contest!
By dave on November 25, 2020

Over the past few weeks, gardeners from all over have been submitting their favorite photos, and it's now time for you to vote on your favorites! Each member may cast up to 3 votes in each category, so head over to the photo contest page, start browsing the many beautiful photos, and cast your votes for your favorites.

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The 2020 Garden.org Photo Contest!The 2020 Garden.org Photo Contest!
By dave on October 30, 2020

The highly anticipated annual photo contest is now underway! Submit your best photos from your collection, and the members of the site will then vote for their favorites. The winning photos from each category will be pitted against each other in one final, epic vote to determine the ultimate Best of Show winners. Contest opens on October 30th and ends November 30th. This year's prizes are bigger than ever, sponsored again by Bluestone Perennials.

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2021 National Gardening Association Calendar Now Available for Pre-Order!2021 National Gardening Association Calendar Now Available for Pre-Order!
By jon on October 29, 2020

Pre-Order your 2021 Calendars at a discounted rate this year!

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Fall Chores and Fun Printables for KidsFall Chores and Fun Printables for Kids
By dave on September 28, 2020

Here is a downloadable checklist of some fall chores you may want to consider, as well as some new scavenger hunt ideas for the kids.

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Summer Chores ChecklistSummer Chores Checklist
By dave on June 24, 2020

Here is a downloadable checklist of some summer chores you may want to consider!

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Coloring Page for the Kids: Tickseed / CoreopsisColoring Page for the Kids: Tickseed / Coreopsis
By dave on May 29, 2020

Abigail has another fun coloring page! Download it from this page.

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Coloring Page for the Kids: Browneyed SusanColoring Page for the Kids: Browneyed Susan
By dave on May 22, 2020

Abigail returns with another fun coloring page for your children (or you!) to color. Download it from this page.

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2020 National Gardening Survey Released2020 National Gardening Survey Released
By dave on May 15, 2020

The annual National Gardening Survey, conducted by The National Gardening Association was released today. The 2020 Survey covers U.S. households' 2019 Lawn and Garden activities, and compares it to the past five years of data.

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Coloring Page for the Kids: AsterColoring Page for the Kids: Aster
By dave on May 9, 2020

Abigail returns with another fun coloring page for your children (or you!) to color. Download it from this page.

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Now available: National Gardening Books of Vegetables CollectionNow available: National Gardening Books of Vegetables Collection
By Trish on May 1, 2020

Growing vegetables is easy when you know how! We are pleased to make available the complete collection of National Gardening Association's Books of Vegetables. Download the the complete collection of 11 PDFs for only $9.99.

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Coloring Page for the Kids: PeonyColoring Page for the Kids: Peony
By dave on May 1, 2020

This weekend we have yet another new coloring page for your children to enjoy, courtesy of Abigail. Download it from this page.

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Coloring Page for the Kids: ColumbineColoring Page for the Kids: Columbine
By dave on April 24, 2020

This weekend we have a new coloring page for your children to enjoy, courtesy of Abigail. Download it from this page.

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Acorn Blitz for Seeds and SeedlingsAcorn Blitz for Seeds and Seedlings
By Trish on April 17, 2020

It's time for an Acorn Blitz!! While planting seeds and watching them grow, let's grow the plants database a little this spring at the same time!

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The Garden.org 2020 Planner and Organizer is now available!The Garden.org 2020 Planner and Organizer is now available!
By dave on December 6, 2019

Back for the third year is our 2020 download-and-print planner, which is fully customizable and will suit you no matter what kind of planner-person you are. This year, we have added additional pages and ideas specifically for gardeners to help keep your gardens just as organized as you are.

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