perennials fertilizer

Do My Perennials Need Fertilizer?

When it comes to caring for your perennials, you might be wondering if you’ve been skipping a very important step. You’ve heard about fertilizer and know it’s supposed to help boost plants’ growth, but do your plants need it? When it comes to fertilizer, also known as “feeding” your plants, there is actually quite a […]

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herb gardens

How to Get Your Year-Round Indoor Herb Garden Started

Have you ever thought about starting an indoor herb garden? Perhaps you live in a city or in a small space, and you don’t have the option to grow your own veggies over a couple acres. Heck, you don’t even have a yard! Instead, you have either the indoors or a balcony of sorts to […]

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gardening apps

Tech Tools: Garden Smarter with These 8 Gardening Apps

The technological age is among us, and it’d be silly not to take advantage of all the progress that’s become of it. Almost every aspect of our everyday lives is now affected by technology…. Including gardening. Even though gardening is a great way to go offline and spend time with nature, there are still some […]

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Flowers for Lunch: 8 Edible Flowers for Summer Cooking

We don’t even need to tell you that edible flowers are having a moment in the culinary scene lately. Whether they’re topping cocktails or adorning a cupcake, edible flowers are beautifying just about every bite. But these blooms aren’t restricted to your favourite gastro pub’s menu. In fact, you can incorporate these trendy food features […]

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mums garden

How to Care For Your Mums Garden This Summer

Garden mums, short for Chrysanthemums, are loved not only for their vibrant fall colours but also for their minimal maintenance. Though a tough plant is a challenge many gardeners enjoy taking on, mums are welcomed into the soil for their low-fuss attitudes and their ability to stay alive longer when snipped for an arrangement (plenty […]

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how often to water your garden

How Often to Water Your Garden in the Summertime

Although summertime is known for fun family getaways and carefree days at the pool, there is a darker side to summer not everyone talks about. But we’re not afraid, we’ll come right out and say it: Summertime is HOT. No matter which way you slice it, the summer months give us increased sunshine, higher temperatures, […]

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