Your October Gardening To-Do List

Your October Gardening To-Do List

Minter Country Garden-blog October is full of G’s—from ghosts to ghouls to gourds. But there’s also another G that needs taking care of this time of year: gardening. The month of October is an important time for many things in our gardens, which means there’s quite a...
Minor Bulbs, Major Impact

Minor Bulbs, Major Impact

Minter Country Garden-blog Garden giants, like tulips and daffodils, may get all the love, but these springtime minors are a perfect way to add big impact in your landscape! The garden giants of spring colour are giving way to their smaller cousins that actually...
Overwintering Outdoor Tropicals

Overwintering Outdoor Tropicals

plants We’ve loved the exotic look of our tropical plants on our patios all summer, but we are moving closer to the cool nights of autumn so… now what? How and when we overwinter these more delicate plants depends on their individual nature and the most tender plants...
Winterizing Your Garden

Winterizing Your Garden

Minter Country Garden Strategically plant your winter colour in groups, contrasting blocks of bright colours, like yellow, with more pastel shades for the most vibrant effect. Centre groupings of pansies with the many unique colours of evergreen carex grasses and add...