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Thursday, September 12, 2019

September in the Pollinator Garden

Posted In: Pollinators
The days are unmistakably shortening. We are heading breakneck towards the equinox (Sept. 23), and after that, we embark upon the triumph of...

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Now is the Time to be Alert for Fall Bulbs

Posted In: Bulbs
In the fall, we are cheered by the arrival of bulbs that promise spring again soon. I have not the smallest wish to diminish that candle: it...

Saturday, August 24, 2019

Golden Beet Borscht

Posted In: Recipes
As the end of August approaches we strive to make the most of the warm days we have left in the garden. This time of year crops like potatoe...

Saturday, August 24, 2019

Macrophylla Hydrangeas: In with the New!

Posted In: Shrubs
Without doubt, macrophylla hydrangeas are very high on any list of most popular summer & fall shrubs in the Pacific Northwest.  Here we offe...

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

20 New Fall Planting Bulbs for 2019

Posted In: Bulbs
With the final days of summer slowly approaching it’s only natural for us gardeners to start planning for next year. The first thing to spri...

Sunday, August 4, 2019

Quince & Fig Chutney

Posted In: Recipes
The all too brief season of figs will soon be upon us. Fig trees are a treasure of the European garden that are a surprisingly easy fruit to...

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

The Summer Garden

The Summer Garden

Posted In: Gardening
There is a myth, probably born in heat & nurtured in the longing for shade & leisure, that there “isn’t much to do” in the garden in the hea...
Posted In: Pollinators
Summer is finally here, and the garden is in full bloom and the weeds have settled to a dull roar.  One of the delights of the summer garden...
Posted In: Roses
This year we were lucky enough to acquire four very special roses from acclaimed local rose hybridizer, Brad Jalbert of Select Roses. While ...

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

20 Great Gift Ideas For Christmas

Posted In: Christmas
Are you trying to figure out what to get everyone on your list for Christmas? We know it can be challenging to come up with gift ideas that ...
Posted In: Conifers
Our world can change so quickly. We move into our first home with its tiny yard. We leave a larger home with a large yard that we have lov...

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

November 2018 in Your Garden

Posted In: Fall Gardening
Happy November people!!! Scarecrow season was a Spooktacular success and thank you to all who came by to build their very own scarecrow or ...

Friday, October 5, 2018

Green Manure And Cover Crops

Posted In: Fall Gardening

Monday, September 10, 2018

From Garden to Table

Try Growing Fall Veggies

Posted In: Edibles
On August 29th, I was lucky enough to attend the Coquitlam Farmer’s Market Long Table Dinner, to which the wonderful event was held at Red B...

Friday, October 6, 2017

Gardening With Ornamental Grasses

Posted In: Grasses
If you’re looking for low maintenance plants that provide lovely texture and movement in your garden, ornamental grasses are your answer! Th...

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Favourite Plants for Fall Planters

Posted In: Fall Gardening
While anytime is a good time to plant, Fall is particularly rewarding because of the immediate results. It’s a time when what you see is wha...

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

10 Favourite Plants for November Gardens

Posted In: Winter Gardens
November can be a tough month for gardens. In our case, we've just been pummelled by nearly 30 days of continuous rain but extremely mild te...
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September in the Pollinator Garden

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