Winter Garden ‘To Do’ List

Winter Garden ‘To Do’ List

Winter Garden ‘To Do’ List We have had a stunning start to the new year with several warm, sunny days to enjoy, but the reality is we’re still in the midst of winter. According to a few forecasts, we are due for some cooler, snowy weather at the end of January (and...
Pruning Fruit Trees

Pruning Fruit Trees

Pruning Fruit Trees Ladies and gentlemen, sharpen your blades… it’s pruning time! Due to Covid we will unfortunately not be able to host our regular pruning sessions with Doug, Dave, and Brian, but with a little reading, a careful assessment of your trees and the...
Gifts for the Gardener (or Gardener at Heart) 2020

Gifts for the Gardener (or Gardener at Heart) 2020

Gifts for the Gardener (or Gardener at Heart) 2020 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...
Your October Garden Checklist

Your October Garden Checklist

October is an important month for many things in our gardens. Here are the top 10 projects to tackle: 1. It’s the last chance to plant garlic for harvest next July. Raised beds, sandy soil and a sunny location are key. Russian garlic is quite successful in our...
Early Spring Planting

Early Spring Planting

Minter Country Garden Old Man Winter is quickly fading, which is good for us and our gardens! Check out this guide to planting early spring plants. We’ve been so fortunate to have a temperate winter this year (okay, with the exception of that spell in January!), so...
Gifts for the Gardener (or Gardener at Heart) 2019

Gifts for the Gardener (or Gardener at Heart) 2019

Minter Country Garden When it comes to gift-giving, they say 'it’s the thought that counts'—and it’s true! Should you be stuck for ideas though, we've got lots of suggestions for all kinds of gardeners on your list! When it comes to gift-giving, they say “it’s...