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Our quarterly print magazine, Garden Making, won its second Gold Award for Best Overall Magazine in 2016 from the GWA Association for Garden Communicators.
Photographer Laura Berman of Green Fuse Photos has taken over our Instagram feed for the next month (photos below right).
HortusTV, the Canadian web-based service offering TV shows about gardening, has expanded its lineup with more shows as well as expanded service to the U.S.
Garden Making is offering 10 prizes of a David Austin English Rose grown on their own roots. Contest deadline is first day of spring: March 20, 2017.
The Canadian Shield rose from Vineland Research will be featured at Canada Blooms show from March 10 to 19, 2017, in Toronto.
March 10 to 19 , 2017.
Overwintering rosemary indoors can be a challenge, but there are ways that you can enjoy this Mediterranean herb year-round.
Judith Adam is trying dwarf basil, a natural complement to tomatoes and also ornamental on the deck. She selected ‘Italian Cameo’ basil.
The top of my refrigerator ended up being the only suitable place for starting seeds indoors, because it’s out of the way and close enough to the light.
Seeds seem suspended in time, but they contain living tissues, and have a finite number of years to remain viable. Here’s how to test for seed viability.
Growing container dwarf vegetables requires conscientious watering if you expect good fruit quality. I use soilless mix amended with extra vermiculite.
My dark morning glories are heirloom hybrids of I. purpurea, producing half-hardy seeds that will often remain in the soil over winter and sprout in spring.