Get Those Kids in the Garden!

Get Those Kids in the Garden!

Garden Care School will soon be out and kids will be full of glee, excited for the plethora of adventures that summer will surely bring… and then, by week two, they’ll be looking for things to do. Bring on the garden!  Gardening is an art, a science and a life skill...
Herbs

Herbs

Garden Care There’s been quite a resurgence in demand for fresh herbs to add new flavours to our foods, but herbs aren’t just for dinner any more! Their zesty flavours are being added to everything from cocktails to ice cream, vinegar to salt rubs, and so much more....
Roses

Roses

Garden Care We’re often asked for suggestions for a long-blooming, flowering shrub that’s happy in a sunny spot, and people are often surprised when one of our top picks is ‘Roses!’ Add to that that they are largely drought tolerant, many have a lovely fragrance, they...
The Good, the Bad, and the Bugly

The Good, the Bad, and the Bugly

pollinators Many folks are relying more on natural solutions to deal with pests in their gardens. By attracting beneficial predators to your yard you're creating a lively ecosystem and helping minimize the need for other pest controls. What is often forgotten though,...