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City living isn’t always conducive to sprawling gardens. Especially not in that 600-square-foot condo with the Juliet balcony. But you don’t need a lot of land for a garden.

Whether to keep bugs at bay or add extra space, screened porches hark back to simpler times—though today’s versions, with stylish furniture and fireplaces, are often anything but simple.

Rain gardens are not only beautiful to look at and easy to maintain, but they can help clean up our rivers—and earn you a government rebate.

Why didn’t my tulips come back? Why did my dog dig up my garden? Here are answers to these and other pesky questions.

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