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Green looks good on you: Digital resources for gardening

Posted on March 18, 2020 at 6:00 am

Whether you’re new to gardening or looking to spruce up your spring and summer gardens, you’re bound to find the ideas, information, and help you need with these digital resources.

Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center

Find creative gardening ideas and how-to instructions for many gardening projects and topics, including these and more from Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center:

  • Shade tolerant plants
  • Building a bonsai collection
  • Zone gardening
  • Growing worms and vermicomposting
  • Sustainable gardening

Home Improvement Reference Center

Watch videos and get instructions for garden building, home improvement, and repair projects online. Check out these projects and more from Home Improvement Reference Center:

  • Mini garden sheds
  • Raised garden beds
  • Rustic garden projects: Arbor, planter, pot trellis & more

Gale Courses

Learn how to start your own edible garden and more in these 6-week instructor-led, online classes with Gale Courses:

  • Start Your Own Edible Garden
  • Growing Plants for Fun and Profit

Flipster

Find gardening tips and get inspiration from beautiful gardens with these digital magazines and more from Flipster:

  • Better Homes & Gardens
  • HGTV Magazine
  • Country Gardens
  • Dwell
  • This Old House

OverDrive

Discover amazing eBooks with the knowledge you need to tackle your next gardening project with OverDrive and the Libby app (found on our Apps webpage).

You’ll find hundreds of helpful reads on the Green Looks Good on You curated booklist. You’re bound to find one that inspires your next great garden.

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