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Which Flowers Bloom in Fall?

Walk into your local garden nursery in October and you’ll see plenty of spring-flowering bulbs for sale to be planted in fall. But live plants? It would seem that the only choice for flowers in fall is potted chrysanthemums. Oh, what a limited palette! It wasn’t until...

Pruning Hibiscus For Best Growth

Hibiscus brings an abundance of flowers and a tropical feel to any setting. Pruning benefits all varieties, but depending upon the variety you have and the way you plan to keep it, pruning timing and technique may vary. In this article, we discuss how and when to...

How to Grow Garlic in Ontario

You will now learn how to grow garlic at home if you live in Ontario. See this as your complete guide to growing the vegetable. The two main types of Garlic are hardneck and softneck. In the northern areas, hardneck is the most commonly grown variety. And this is...

How to Keep Your Plants Alive in Fall and Winter

When reading the post, you’ll know how to care for winter plants, and what conditions to create to ensure their health and survival in cold seasons. You’ll find practical tips and the list of the best plants to grow in winter in either pots or gardens.

Do You Have A Check List Of Fall Gardening?

When autumn comes, you have lots of fall season gardening ideas and a hundred ways to improve your garden… its looks, its health, its prospects for next spring.</p

17 Top Plants For Your Butterfly Garden

Butterflies are charming and beautiful, they are also very important for the health and well-being of the world we live in. Butterflies pollinate plants, provide food for other animals and act as a connection between various aspects of the ecosystem.

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Growing Your Garden with some Chickens

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Which Flowers Bloom in Fall?

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A Beginner’s Guide to Backyard Gardening

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Selected Gardening Facts for your Enjoyment

Build A DIY Raised Bed Planter

Build A DIY Raised Bed Planter

Pruning Hibiscus For Best Growth

Pruning Hibiscus For Best Growth

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5 Essential Garden Tools For Every Gardener

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Mindful Gardening Outdoors and Inside

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The Ramble at 20 – Passion and Opportunity

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26 Plants that Clean Air

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Companion Plants – Increase Biodiversity

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Beekeeping 101: How to Start an Urban Beehive

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Emma is a gardener, a bookkeeper, writer, and mother of three. She is spending her time mostly in her garden. When she is not there, you will find her working on developing her own line of homemade natural skincare products.

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Growing Your Garden with some Chickens

Growing Your Garden with some Chickens

Which Flowers Bloom in Fall?

Which Flowers Bloom in Fall?

A Beginner’s Guide to Backyard Gardening

A Beginner’s Guide to Backyard Gardening

Selected Gardening Facts for your Enjoyment

Selected Gardening Facts for your Enjoyment

Build A DIY Raised Bed Planter

Build A DIY Raised Bed Planter

Pruning Hibiscus For Best Growth

Pruning Hibiscus For Best Growth

5 Essential Garden Tools For Every Gardener

5 Essential Garden Tools For Every Gardener

Landscape Irrigation Design Basics for Sprinkler Systems

Landscape Irrigation Design Basics for Sprinkler Systems

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What the Nose Knows – Understanding Aroma

Is Tree Maintenance Much Simpler Than Landscaping?

Is Tree Maintenance Much Simpler Than Landscaping?

How to Grow Garlic in Ontario

How to Grow Garlic in Ontario

Ways to Protect Your Garden in Harsh Heat

Ways to Protect Your Garden in Harsh Heat

Caring For Plants With Root Rot

Caring For Plants With Root Rot

Having Outdoor Space That’s Fun and Functional

Having Outdoor Space That’s Fun and Functional

How To Grow Succulent Plants Outdoors

How To Grow Succulent Plants Outdoors

Hardiness Zones Have Changed with Climate Shift

Hardiness Zones Have Changed with Climate Shift

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Top 5 Plant Killing diseases and Protection

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The Best Annuals to Attract Hummingbirds

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Giving and Getting:  Why we Volunteer

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