Summer is a great time for vacations: whether you are off to camp for a long weekend, or taking a trip to visit family or friends you don’t want to come back to a disaster in the garden. With a bit of preparation your garden will continue to flourish and you can relax knowing the […]
One of my favourite things about gardening is that you never stop learning. Each year you spend in the garden you discover something new: maybe something that doesn’t work so well, or a new trick to keeping the deer out. Perhaps a neighbour stops by and shares what helped them find success with a troublesome […]
Accent Plants for the Landscape We often talk about the importance of colour in the garden but what is equally important is that your garden has a backbone. Accent plants such as a tree or shrub act as the backbone of your garden. They can be planted in a line, in a group, or spaced […]
New in store from Blackstone is the Dash Dual Sided Portable Gas Griddle! See it in action on the video below.
In an ideal world I would say that every garden should have between 1 and 5 roses, but understandably not every garden is suited for one. Many gardeners, both new and experienced, shy away from roses because they are perceived as delicate, or finicky. But don’t rule them out just yet; there a number of […]