A tag is a keyword or label that categorizes your question with other, similar questions. Using the right tags makes it easier for others to find and answer your question.
For questions about growing plants in pots, troughs and other containers
For questions about herbs - plants typically used for flavor. For questions about specific herbs use this tag along with the appropriate herb tag like [basil], [mint], [rosemary] and more.
Plant organ that is typically below ground. Use this tag with questions about roots in general. How to prune, diagnose issues, encourage better root growth, etc..
For questions about moving plants between pots or beds.
The process of producing more plants by seeds, cuttings, root division, etc. If possible use tags to further specify the propagation method used: [cutting], [seed-starting] or [germination], [cloning]…
Gardening based around plant beds which are raised above the surrounding soil.
For larger scale 'landscape' questions.
Miniature version of a tree curated in a small container by trimming its roots and branches. Each Specimen of bonsai trees needs different requirements such as soil type, amount of sun, watering sched…
For questions about citrus trees, about how to care, propagate or identify them.
Usually refers to New World Capiscum plants of the Solanaceae (nightshade) family, but can also refer to plants such as black pepper (Piper) and pimenta.
For lawn-fixing and repair questions
For general questions about plant fruits.
Large, green-skinned and pear-shaped drupe fruit grown on the tree of the same name
Common name for Capsicum plants of the Solanaceae (nightshade) family, grown for their often hot fruit. Use this tag with questions about caring, propagating and identifying chili varieties.
Climbing and trailing plants
Woody perennial, genus Rosa, grown for attractive flowers.
Moving plants from one pot to another
For questions about quantity of sunlight.
When a plant produces flowers
Family Arecaeae, monocot flowering plants known for their tropical habit. Use this tag with questions about caring, propagating or identifying plams.
A plant that lives for two or more years.
About modifying a soil's content.
Basil is a culinary herb (Ocimum basilicum) from the mint family. Use this tag for all varieties of basil (sweet basil, holy basil, etc.)
Genus of flowering succulent plants. Use it with questions about caring, propagating and identifying Aloes.
with questions about how to use cuttings when propagating a plant. How take the cutting, what medium to use for propagation, etc.
Questions about when and how to harvest crops.
Mulches are gardener-applied ground covers.
Colloquial expression usually referring to arthropods.
For questions about damage from animals
Flowering herb; also the entire Lamiaceae family. Use this tag with questions about caring, propagating and identifying mints.
Soil used for pot plants
Small evergreen citrus tree with yellow fruit. Use this tag with questions focusing on the fruit.
Apples are widely cultivated edible fruits in the genus Malus. Use this tag for questions on both the fruit and the tree.
Mushrooms are the fleshy fruiting bodies of a fungus, which bear spores for reproduction. Includes mushrooms with a stem and cap as well as any fruiting body, such as truffles or jelly fungus.
Questions about how to ensure that plants survive winter, including mulching for protection, or digging them up and storing them indoors while dormant.