The Essential Garden Guide was developed through many years of research and experience by knowledgeable gardeners throughout the United States. The information contained on this website was originally created for professional purposes and educational institutions, but is now a free resource on the internet. Local and national gardening experts have contributed their wealth of knowledge to provide an excellent resource for home gardeners.
The Essential Garden Guide recognizes the simple therapeutic pleasures from growing a garden in your own backyard. The effort and benefits generated from a gardening experience can enrich your life – whether it’s nutrition for healthy living or just sunshine and clear skies to lift your spirits, we encourage everyone to stay close to the soil and experience the joy of gardening.