Top 10 Things To Do in your Garden this Month

Top 10 Things To Do in your Garden this Month

Top 10 Things To Do in your Garden this Month November is an important month for many things in our gardens! To help keep your garden in good shape now, and even better shape for the months to come, please take note of the following important ‘to do’s:  1. It’s the...
Bulbs With a Purpose

Bulbs With a Purpose

Bulbs With a Purpose Whether you’re seeking more fragrance or want to plant bulbs the deer won’t eat, we’ve put together some of our best bets for bulbs that serve a purpose in your garden!   Naturalizers  Bulbs that ‘naturalize’ are those that, in a nutshell, spread...
Fall Colour Transition

Fall Colour Transition

Fall Colour Transition As a very warm and exceptionally dry summer transitions into a rather abrupt wet re-hydration of our lawns, trees, and flower beds, it’s time to re-evaluate our garden colour. Let’s be honest, it was a struggle to keep things looking good in the...
Late Summer Flowering Shrubs

Late Summer Flowering Shrubs

Late Summer Flowering Shrubs Is it a little bleak in the colour department of your garden right now? Vacillating hot (extremely hot) and cool weather certainly hasn’t helped our gardens, and many plants have struggled to stay lush amid the stress. Many seasonal plants...
Fall and Winter Vegetable Gardening

Fall and Winter Vegetable Gardening

Fall and Winter Vegetable Gardening In the Lower Mainland, fast crops like lettuce, some brassicas, peas, beans, radishes, Swiss chard, and beets can easily be planted in late summer, especially from started crops or transplants, for harvesting from September through...