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  • How and When to Prune Hydrangea's
    May 10, 2024

    How and When to Prune Hydrangea's

    You are likely to see mixed advice online about how and when to prune your hydrangea's, but it really isn't a complicated process.  Don't overthink it!  You can successfully prune your hydrangea's in early spring, fall or winter!   The dried...

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  • How to grow Sweet Potatoes
    June 13, 2023

    How to grow Sweet Potatoes

    So you’ve grown potatoes and you’re ready to try your hand at sweet potatoes?  Well, read on, because the process is actually a little bit different!   With potatoes, you’ll be planting a seed potato, or even just half of...

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  • Neem Oil - All Natural Garden Protector
    June 8, 2023

    Neem Oil - All Natural Garden Protector

      Neem Oil - All Natural Pest Control! ABOUT NEEM OIL: Neem oil is a vegetable oil, which is harvested from the Neem tree (Azadirachta indica), and is native to India, Southeast Asia, and some parts of Africa.  It is...

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  • Boxwood Bugs + Fungus
    June 7, 2023

    Boxwood Bugs + Fungus

    Boxwood Problems in Niagara Yes, unfortunately, it’s true!  Boxwoods in Niagara have been having a hard time over the past few years and are being hit with multiple issues including caterpillars (likely from the boxtree moth), leaf minors and blight. ...

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  • Planting your Veggie
    May 16, 2023

    Planting your Veggie

    Planning your Vegetable Garden in Niagara What should I plant in my vegetable garden? Choose your veggies Choose vegetables that you like to eat, things that you are picking up on your weekly grocery shop or things you like to...

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  • Beneficial Nematodes
    May 12, 2023

    Beneficial Nematodes

    Beneficial Bugs! Do you have grubs in your lawn?   You can usually tell if your lawn has bare spots with small dig holes.  This is usually a skunk digging in your lawn to eat the grubs!  The grubs themselves might not...

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  • What can I plant now?
    May 2, 2023

    What can I plant now?

    Spring Planting in Niagara!This time of year we get a lot of people asking us…  “When can I plant this outside?”   So when DO you plant your gardens or planters?  Well, if you want to be totally safe, then just...

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  • What do the three numbers on fertilizer mean?
    April 1, 2023

    What do the three numbers on fertilizer mean?

    What do the three numbers on fertilizer mean? Fertilizers are necessary to keep plants healthy and help them grow. But it can be hard to choose the right fertilizer, especially when you look at the three numbers that are printed...

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  • Tropical Plant Trend
    April 1, 2023

    Tropical Plant Trend

    Tropical Plant Trend Tropical plants have seen a resurgence of popularity as a popular decorating trend in recent years. With their lush foliage and exotic appearance, these plants have become a staple in many home décor styles. Here's a closer...

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