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Sunday, January 24, 2021

Customer Gardening Questions Answered

Our Horticultural Specialists Answer Your Questions

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Q: I’m looking to plant a shrub in a container for patio privacy from neighbours. I was wondering if the Hicks Yew grows well In containers?...

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

The Summer Garden

The Summer Garden

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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...

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

September In Your Garden

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I think someone flipped the instant fall switch!! There are some trees that have begun to colour up and I have driven through the first bit...

Friday, June 17, 2016

Your Garden in June 2016

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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, May 6, 2016

May 2016 In Your Garden

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Hello everyone! We’ve been very busy here at Art’s and I hope you come by and see our new look!! We have changed things around a bit to make...

Friday, November 13, 2015

November In Your Garden 2015

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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...

Thursday, October 15, 2015

Your Garden in October 2015

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Happy Fall everyone!!! October is one of my favorite months in the garden. I love the soft rustling of the falling leaves and the crunchi...

Sunday, September 13, 2015

September 2015 In Your Garden

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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...

Friday, August 21, 2015

7 Feature Plants for August 2015

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As we enter the 'dog-days' of summer our gardens are smothered by heat, shorted on water and deprived of nutrients. What looked fantastic in...

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Rethinking The West Coast Garden

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

Thursday, August 20, 2015

August 2015 In Your Garden

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As we move through the lazy hazy days of August I can’t help thinking that I haven’t even scratched the surface of my own summer to-do list....
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While many plants are drought tolerant once established, they still need ample moisture until their roots grow and become established. The p...

Thursday, July 9, 2015

July 2015 In Your Garden

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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 ...

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Canada Day in the Garden

A celebration of red and white blooms

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While we celebrate Canada's Birthday grilling up burgers, sipping cool beverages and hanging with our families in our backyards, we decided ...

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

11 Summer Watering Tips For Your Garden

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Rebecca shares 11 great summer watering tips to keep your plants healthy and your garden looking great through the heat of the summer.

Friday, June 12, 2015

June 2015 In your Garden

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Holy heatwave Batman! I am spending my mornings watering my newly grafted baby apple trees and then once I’m done…I go to work and then hel...

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Three Small Space Garden Designs

Growing food in small spaces

Posted In: Gardening
A lot of food can be grown in just a few square feet. Especially when it comes to lettuces and greens that can be sown in succession. Don't ...

Friday, April 17, 2015

April 2015 In Your Garden

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An excellent start to April thus far and as far as therapy’s go…weeding is an excellent calmative therapy after an hour spent with a learnin...
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Sunday, January 24, 2021
Our Perennial Team

We have a fantastic, eclectic, talented and highly opinionated (well…when you ask us our favourites ...

Sunday, January 24, 2021
Primulas are In Stock at Art's Nursery

Primulas come in a wide range and colours and shapes, you may be most familiar with the Polyanthus t...

Sunday, January 24, 2021
Customer Gardening Questions Answered

Q: I’m looking to plant a shrub in a container for patio privacy from neighbours. I was wondering if...

Thursday, January 14, 2021
Dormant Oil For Fruit Trees And Roses

What Is Dormant Oil? The Dormant Oil spray kit at Art's Nursery is a combination of mineral oil and...

Thursday, January 14, 2021
Spring Colour In January

Happy 2021! Even though it’s winter time, you can add little splashes of colour and freshen up your ...

Friday, December 18, 2020
How To: Dress Your Table For Christmas

Trim garland to size of table.  Twist and fan out the cedar so it is green side up and no wire is sh...

Friday, December 11, 2020
Hellebores Are Here

Hellebores, also known as “Christmas Rose” are herbaceous or evergreen perennials that bloom in the ...

Friday, December 11, 2020
Fresh Greens And Live Plants For Christmas

Join us as we tour some of the fresh, bright and sparkling selections here at our Nursery in Surrey....


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