How to Overseed a Lawn

Rather than replacing your entire lawn, overseed those brown patches and bald spots. It’s an easy DIY project, as long as you have the right tools and a little patience. Here you’ll find precise tips on just how to overseed your lawn, the benefits of overseeding, and the best time of year to get started. […]

4 Best Grass Types for Cleveland

If your lawn has been neglected while you’ve been enjoying Cleveland’s lake life, it may be time to refresh it with one of four cool-season grass types. In this article we’ll look at: 1. Turf-type tall fescue2. Fine fescue3. Kentucky bluegrass4. Perennial ryegrass Any one of these grass types will thrive in Cleveland’s cold winters […]

Best-Landscaped Outdoor Wedding Venues

The term “wedding bell blues” has taken on a new meaning as the pandemic forces couples to postpone nuptials until it’s safe for crowds to gather. But as the $74 billion industry suffers, there’s a bright spot: Outdoor weddings are gaining in popularity.  Outdoor wedding venues have always been popular. Tying the knot in Mother […]

The 40 Top Plant Nurseries in the US

How does your garden grow? With a lot of help from your local plant nurseries.  One thing many of these garden centers have in common? Longevity. It’s customary to find greenhouses that have been around 50, 60, even 100 years!  We put together a list of the country’s best. The Wiki-Wonder award judges based their […]

50 Best Gardening Blogs of 2020

It takes more than a green thumb to grow a good garden: usually a lot of blisters, calluses, and dirt under the nails. It also helps to rely on the expertise of others — as long as they really are experts. To make things easier, Wikilawn has plucked the best gardening blogs for you. Our […]

Social Distancing in Your Backyard

How a Modern-Day ‘Victory Garden’ Can Help You Through the Coronavirus Pandemic As the coronavirus pandemic progresses, a growing number of state governments are requiring people to stay at home and make only minimal trips to stores for necessities. Besides making sure their households have enough hand soap and sanitizer, people are also trying to […]