How to Plant a Vegetable Garden

How to Plant a Vegetable Garden

If you like fresh, organic produce but don’t like the high grocery store prices, you should consider planting your own veggie garden—after all, you can’t get any closer to your kitchen table than your own backyard.
May 31, 2023
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Pruning Shrubs & Evergreens

Pruning Shrubs & Evergreens

Pruning is an essential part of gardening. Correctly pruned trees, shrubs and evergreens will be superior in appearance, vigour and in flowering to neglected plants.
May 29, 2023
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Backyard Wow

Backyard Wow

Do you love your outdoor space? We spend a lot of time making our lawns and gardens exactly the way that we want them. However, when all that hard work is done, you need a space to sit back and enjoy it. We eat, lounge, socialize and even work in these spaces, but the design is often left as an afterthought. It’s time to rethink the patio and discover how a few accessories can transform your space into an extension of your home! Let us show you how!
May 24, 2023
Container Gardening Simplified

Container Gardening Simplified

Container gardens are a great way to dress up a patio or doorway. But it’s so much more than that. These miniature gardens are an opportunity to experiment with gardening trends, explore new flowers, or simply showcase a few favourites. Follow these five steps for a successful container garden...

May 15, 2023
Planting Instructions

Planting Instructions

Not sure how to plant your new trees, shrubs, perennials or annuals. Read our tips on planting and watering.
May 15, 2023
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Roses - Types and Pruning

Roses - Types and Pruning

Thinking about adding roses to your garden? 
Find out about the different varieties of these stunning blooms
and how to prune them to encourage re-flowering
May 08, 2023
Mother's Day Gift Guide

Mother's Day Gift Guide

It’s time to celebrate Mom! Why not make this year a little extra special by discovering moments to surprise and delight her. It is about filling the day with smiles, laughter, and love, because this day is all about Mom. Read our blog and  let us help you celebrate your Mom!
May 01, 2023
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Planting a Vegetable Garden

Planting a Vegetable Garden

First, make a list of all the vegetables your family enjoys (there is no use growing a vegetable if it won’t get eaten). Then, put a number beside each variety indicating the number of plants required to feed you and your family. Read on for all the details...
April 26, 2023
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The Joy of Perennials

The Joy of Perennials

Planning is an essential part of having a perennial garden. Gardens that are not planned usually have no direction and often are a jumble of colour. When planning a garden, many factors determine the shape of your garden; from which angle you will view your garden; whether the garden will be informal or formal, and the type of planting (bed or border) you want. Read on for more planning tips!

April 21, 2023
Colour Spring to Fall - 6 Basic Perennials

Colour Spring to Fall - 6 Basic Perennials

These six essential perennials are plants of size and substance. They will be the backbone of your perennial garden. With the wide choice of cultivars available in each of these six basic plants, any colour scheme is possible.
April 21, 2023
Home Grown: Cold Hardy Crops

Home Grown: Cold Hardy Crops

The following is a guide on a few species that not only will survive the cooler months, these veggies actually prefer it.
April 18, 2023
Get your Yard Spring Ready with These Seven Simple Steps

Get your Yard Spring Ready with These Seven Simple Steps

As Spring Fever sets in the to-do list to get your lawn and gardens ready can feel daunting. We get it. We love Spring, but the cleaning up process can feel never-ending. Our Garden Gallery checklist will provide you with some tips to get your property ready for gardening and sunshine.
April 06, 2023
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