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Column: Bringing English gardens to Canada

February 2, 2019
Sometimes I think there is something wrong with me. I dream about gardening at night, I daydream about gardening throughout my day. I seem to want to convert the world around me to be caretakers . . .

Column: How to see your houseplants through winter

January 20, 2019
Move them closer to windows, reduce watering and amp up the fertilizer.

Column: Trip of a lifetime exploring gardens of the world

January 6, 2019
As we enter a new year many of us tend to reflect on our life and maybe some changes we can do to bring about a healthier and happier life. About a month ago, we lost a dear friend suddenly. He . . .

Column: Take a walk in the woods to get rid of those holiday blues

December 22, 2018
With only a few more days left until Christmas, you can feel the tension in the air. Visions pushed at us tell us what the holidays should look like causing many people to “turtle,” or to want to . . .

Column: Taking care of hydrangeas all year long

December 15, 2018
I just noticed that my hydrangeas in the garden are a sopping brown mess, hit recently by the cold and wet weather. I had a bit of trouble with one of my several hydrangeas in my garden this . . .

Column: Get to know the birds of Paulik Park

December 1, 2018
Garden columnist Lynda Pasacreta says you can spot hummingbirds, woodpeckers and even predators like eagles and hawks.

Column: Farming vital during the war

November 10, 2018
Employers may complain about a labour shortage today, but try running a farm during the Second World War. Richmond’s furtile soil was in demand given food shortages and war rations at the time, . . .

Living: Caring for your garden throughout November

November 3, 2018
It is time for fall cleanup, digging out dahlia tubers, planting those spring bulbs that are still sitting in your garage or yard waiting to be planted and covering any bare soil with leaves or . . .

Column: How to win big growing giant pumpkins

October 13, 2018
Let’s be honest. You can’t celebrate autumn without its leading role - the pumpkin! There are so many things you can do with a pumpkin. Our members have taken it to a whole new level. We get . . .

Column: Planting bulbs

September 29, 2018
I can’t help myself. I have to talk about planting bulbs again, especially as time draws to a close as to when we can plant our favourite spring time flowers. Bulbs should be planted in your . . .

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