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Fall Garden Inspiration

This is the perfect time of year to get inspired about your fall garden.  Ontario and the East will soon be brilliant with fall colour and our gardens will be aglow in this vibrant backdrop.  In other parts of North … Continue reading

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My Mum’s Spring Garden

I published this post last summer, long after these photos were taken.  However, with spring a few days away and North American gardens beginning to wake up, I keep thinking of them.  The post seems far more relevant and topical … Continue reading

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Top Five Easy Things to do in the July Garden

Toronto gardeners (and many others) have had to put up with record-breaking heat for a couple of months now.  It’s hard to get out there when the temperature is 34C with a humidex of 41, as in today’s forecast. As … Continue reading

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Gardening to Sell

Living in the Toronto area, the subject of selling real estate is never far from one’s mind.  We have long had one of the most incessantly frenetic real estate markets in the country, if not the world.  Unlike in quainter … Continue reading

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Spring Beauty

Spring is full of early surprises here, north of Toronto where we usually have to wait another month or more for the sense of elation that comes with sun shining through the delicate, veined leaves of the first flowers.  The … Continue reading

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Top Ten Things You Can Do in your Garden on a Warm March Day

The cat insisted I come in when the rain became serious.  This was fortunate, though, as I now notice the inevitable lower back strain that comes with the first few days of returning to the garden, usually much later in … Continue reading

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