NEW YORK--(HGTVGardens.com, destined to quickly become gardening enthusiasts' favorite online destination.)--Just in time for spring, HGTV today announces the launch of the all-new
“Whether you are a beginner installing your first raised bed or a seasoned grower with a no-fail formula, HGTVGardens is the place to find inspirational ideas and information for any skill level.”
HGTVGardens.com offers beginners and plant pros alike everything they need to dig in and grow. This includes not only the expert guidance and inspiration that HGTV fans have come to expect from America's most popular shelter brand, but also a friendly and fast-growing online community of real gardeners supporting and helping one another every single day.
Additionally, visitors to the new HGTVGardens will discover the site's best-in-class and easy-to-use Plant Finder tool, with comprehensive information on thousands of garden plants of every type, searchable by both common and botanical names. And because HGTVGardens is fully optimized for mobile use, gardeners with an iPhone or Android device can take the Plant Finder — along with all of HGTVGardens' other useful tools and features — right out into the yard or garden with them.
“HGTVGardens is social engagement at its best, offering our audience the chance to share photo albums of their own gardens, search for perfect plants and flowers for their area, and ask questions of other gardeners,” said Jillian St. Charles, vice president, programing and strategy, HGTV.com. “Whether you are a beginner installing your first raised bed or a seasoned grower with a no-fail formula, HGTVGardens is the place to find inspirational ideas and information for any skill level.”
The Plant Finder function, the most comprehensive and user-friendly online plant finder available, helps gardeners identify, select and grow the right plants in the right places. With each plant option sorted by zone, light requirement and moisture level — each accompanied by beautifully detailed photography — visitors can find the proper growth instructions for plants, shrubs and flowers best for their backyard. In addition, visitors can find a rotating assortment of related topics, including delicious recipes, flower arrangements and container gardening.
The site now features an abundance of gorgeous garden photography for each section of the site, including Edibles, Flowers & Plants, Garden Basics, Landscaping and Lifestyle. Community members also can easily upload and share photos of their own garden spaces.
HGTVGardens.com (http://www.hgtvgardens.com) is an online gardening site powered by HGTV, the No.1 source for home-related media content. Providing users with the latest information on all areas of gardening, HGTVGardens.com features expert advice, videos, articles and more.
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