Minter Country Garden Blog

Success with Seeds

Success with Seeds

Need a refresher before seed-starting season? Our ‘Success with Seeds’ blog covers the basics of getting plants started from scratch!

Sustainability in the Garden

Sustainability in the Garden

We can practice sustainability in many ways in our day-to-day lives, but in the garden, our actions create stronger, healthier, and more beautiful gardens for the current season and years to come.

January Winter Damage

January Winter Damage

Winter can be a tough one but trees, shrubs, and plants have a remarkable way of bouncing back, especially if we give them a little help and lots of time!

Gifts for the Gardener (or Gardener at Heart) 2021!

Gifts for the Gardener (or Gardener at Heart) 2021!

When it comes to gift giving, they say it’s the thought that counts and it’s true! Should you be stuck for ideas, however, we are happy to offer you several. No matter what kind of gardener is on your list, from ‘The Pro’ to ‘They Kill Plastic Plants,’ we have a...

DIY Winter Greens Baskets

DIY Winter Greens Baskets

Winter greens baskets add a touch of warmth, grace, and seasonal charm over the holidays, but they can brighten up the darker days and cold and dreary months of winter too!

Holiday Greens and Trees Timeline

Holiday Greens and Trees Timeline

To avoid disappointment, and to keep your holiday décor looking and smelling its best, try using the following timeline to guide your decorating plans.

Exceptional Fall Colour from Unexpected Plants

Exceptional Fall Colour from Unexpected Plants

These unexpected colourful plants add interest to your garden in spring and summer to be sure, but with their added kick of colour each fall, they’ll add incredible value to your yard for yet another season!

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 and regenerate...