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Planning a boulevard garden

Real estate is a necessary part of gardening, and we know how precious real estate is in this country. Especially in our cities.It is...

Hummingbirds and Butterflies To Beat the Band

Why do we love gardening so much? Not just us, but Canadians in general. Perhaps it is the company we keep while in the...

Checking the Right Boxes

The long weekend of our national holiday, July first, has a habit of creeping up on us gardeners. No sooner do we get our...

Cut and come again

As we pass the longest day of the year, June 21, the plants in your garden are responding to all that sunshine by growing...

Nurture Your Tree Investment

If you own real estate, chances are you have a tree or two growing on it. Trees are like oxygen: it is easy to...

Top 8 Food Gardening Tips

The growing season has finally arrived and now you just wait for the everything to ripen, right? Wrong.The road to a successful harvest is...

Container questions answered

Everyone, it seems, is planting in containers. Condo owners create colour and grow food on their balconies while “home” owners do the same on...

Gardens that pop

“Plugged-in colour”. It is an expression that Mark made up while shooting TV, a few years ago.Everyone that loves to create a flower garden...

Lawns and Lawn Alternatives

We get a lot of questions about lawns. Lawns are, after all, a point of pride for many homeowners.Lawns are also subject to scrutiny...

Six tools every gardener needs

Canadian philosopher Marshall McLuhan once said, “we shape our tools then our tools shape us”.Gardeners understand this well and are known to form attachments...