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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...

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...

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

November 2016 In Your Garden

Posted In: Winter Gardens
Well this is turning out to be an interesting month and that’s even without mentioning politics! Fasten your seatbelts ladies and gentleman…...

Friday, June 17, 2016

Your Garden in June 2016

Posted In: Gardening
We are starting to get into the swing of things by June. Mowing, planting, fertilizing, trimming, deadheading and staking oh my! I hope you ...

Friday, November 13, 2015

November In Your Garden 2015

Posted In: Gardening
Early November has blown in attempting to make up for an entire summer of no rain all at once…on bottle drive day!! I have come to the conc...

Sunday, September 13, 2015

September 2015 In Your Garden

Posted In: Gardening
The Fall switch has quite clearly been flipped and now it’s time for us to switch from iced tea and Mojito’s to Chai and apple cider. I was...

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Rethinking The West Coast Garden

Posted In: Gardening
After surveying the casualties of my water restricted garden I have decided to rethink my design. The Pacific Temperate Rainforest lately r...

Thursday, July 9, 2015

July 2015 In Your Garden

Posted In: Gardening
The lack of rain is on everyone’s mind this summer and not surprisingly watering is on the top of my to-do list! With watering, timing and ...

Monday, March 16, 2015

March 2015 In Your Garden

Posted In: Gardening
Happy almost Spring everyone!! The weather is warm, we’ve had sunshine and lots of it. A little bit of rain and then sunshine again. Mayb...

Friday, December 12, 2014

December 2014 In Your Garden

Posted In: Gardening
I’m pretty excited…I think I’m going to go for a real Christmas tree this year and move Old Faithful downstairs into the ...

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Berrious Seasons of Interest

Posted In: Winter Gardens
When our flowers have faded and the leaves have fallen, its time for the workhorses of the garden to start performing. These include the eve...

Sunday, November 9, 2014

Hooray for Holly!

Posted In: Shrubs
And as, when all the summer trees are seen So bright and green, The Holly leaves a sober hue display Less bright than they, But when the bar...

Sunday, November 9, 2014

November 2014 In Your Garden

Posted In: Gardening
November had blown in with wind, rain, a bit of cold, more rain and uh…rain. Welcome to winter on the West Coast. The bright side? Eggnog...

Thursday, October 9, 2014

October 2014 In Your Garden

Posted In: Gardening
Happy October to you!! Did you know that the leaves of trees change colour in the fall in reaction to the change in length of the day? Onc...

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

New Shrubs From Proven Winners

Posted In: Shrubs
Looking for something new and unique for your garden? We have just brought in some new Proven Winners plants that are sure to please! Prove...

Thursday, August 14, 2014

August 2014 In Your Garden

Posted In: Gardening
July was a whirlwind of activity for this gal, looking forward to the leisurely pace of August! With the help of friends and family there h...

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Creating a Butterfly Oasis

Posted In: Butterfly Gardening
One of my favorite planters to make is the Butterfly Oasis. Not only is it a beautiful and EASY planter to create, it is also fascinating t...

Thursday, April 17, 2014

April In Your Garden 2014

Posted In: Gardening
Well, we’ve had quite a mix of sun, wind, rain, frost but best of all…no snow, at least not here in the Lower Mainland. I’ve done my annual...
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Thursday, January 30, 2020
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Monday, January 20, 2020
Plants for Chinese New Year

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Friday, January 10, 2020
9 Strategies For Protecting Your Outdoor Plants Over Winter

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Thursday, December 5, 2019
Forcing Paperwhite Bulbs

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