We welcome photos of gardens from readers. See photos from Hammonds Plains, Guelph, Winnipeg, Fredericton, Victoria, Sidney, St. Catharines..
Our quarterly print magazine, Garden Making, won its second Gold Award for Best Overall Magazine in 2016 from the GWA Association for Garden Communicators.
Design Director Gary Hall provides inspiration on our Instagram feed for the next month (photos below right).
Enter Garden Making draw for a prize from Irrigatia.ca of a watering system, either a solar-powered pump or a new vertical gardening system.
Gardening in full shade and dry soil is a challenge. Tips on how to cope, with ideas for 8 plants that will survive in dry and shady gardens.
First flowers of spring: In Stephen Westcott-Gratton’s garden in south-central Ontario, minor bulbs of early spring are in flower, as are the hellebores.
Win a copy of Experimenting Landscapes book by Emily Waugh about many of the garden installations at the Métis International Garden Festival in Québec.
After a hard winter, the last thing you want to do is lose plants to a late spring frost. Know how to provide frost protection for plants.
Begonias can flower continuously from June until frost, have blooms lasting over a week, are super easy to grow and come in just about every colour.
What garden event signifies to you that spring has really, truly arrived in your part of the country?
When is the best time to provide spring fertilizers to help the plants restore themselves? Acting too quickly can sometimes interfere with what’s best.
To help you when shopping for plants for your garden, these 5 tips will help you choose healthy, well-grown specimens, especially trees and shrubs.