The most effective means of obscuring an an unattractive view is to plant tall, narrow or coniferous trees — often called columnar or fastigiate trees.
Here are 8 basic steps to follow to successfully plant a tree in your garden.
In Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, known for its national historical significance, a planning application could have an adverse impact on the landscape.
When I bring my rosemary plants into the house for the winter, they get a powdery mildew that kills new growth. How do I treat this?
What are suitable plants for a windy north facing fifth floor balcony in Toronto (zone 6)? I am looking for plants that can withstand the wind, and can do reasonably well without much direct sunlight.
August is prime time for harvesting homegrown vegetables. Here are some tips on how to know when to harvest vegetables at the peak of their flavour.
Increase your garden’s range of motion with plants that move and waltz in the wind — then sit back and enjoy the show
How to permanently get rid of the hundreds of maple saplings (about 2-3 inches tall) which grew naturally from dropped keys?
Container plants need to stand up to summer heat and humidity. Here are 6 container plants performing well for Garden Making Editor-in-Chief Beckie Fox.
How do I eliminate slugs?
What is the quickest way to eliminate periwinkle?
Hydrangeas are one of the easiest flowers to dry, and given their size, you need only a few to fill a table arrangement or decorate a wreath.
The dreamy scent of lavender is a long-standing favourite, but our appreciation of its culinary potential is still growing.