Pollinators Need Your Help In Fall!

When Fall sets in many pollinators struggle to find enough food. Learn which plants are best to carry pollinators into fall and prepare for winter.

Creating a Sustainable Lawn with a Low Carbon Footprint

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This year, it’s time to rethink our lawn-care habits. As the world grapples with the challenges of climate change and ecological degradation, the traditional idea of a manicured, chemically-treated lawn is slowly taking a backseat to a more sustainable and environmentally friendly approach. In this blog, we’ll explore how you can lower your carbon footprint […]

Late Bloomers: End of Season Perennials and Annuals

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It’s no secret that British Columbia has one of the best climates in Canada, creating a haven for various plant species to flourish year-round. In this blog, we’ll explore the charm of late-season blooms, with a focus on annual and perennial varieties that are sure to add vibrant splashes of colour to your garden well […]

Late-Season Vegetables: Plant Again Now for an Abundant Fall Harvest

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As the warm days of summer come to a close, gardening enthusiasts have the perfect opportunity to extend their growing season and enjoy a bountiful harvest. Late-season vegetables present an exciting chance to revive your garden and keep it thriving well into the fall. Here are some of the benefits of planting late-season vegetables, along […]

The Woodland Garden: Inspiring Ways to Use Shade

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When it comes to gardening, many enthusiasts are often discouraged by the shady areas in their yards. However, these seemingly difficult spots can be transformed into captivating woodland gardens brimming with life and beauty. By focusing on berries, shrubs, and wildflowers that thrive beneath your landscape’s lush, dense canopies of growth, you too can create […]

Edible Flowers: Secret Delights of the Garden

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When people think about edible plants, many things come to mind: fruits and veggies, culinary herbs, and even some common weeds like dandelions. With so many obvious choices, it’s easy to overlook some of the many other tasty edibles in your garden; luckily, we’ve got the inside dirt on some super tasty edible flower varieties […]