Blogs

My ten favourite flowering trees (image + link)We usually look at eye level or lower for colour in the garden, but when looking up there is a lot more to explore. All trees flower, even though the flowers are not always very showy or visible.

Pruning your Clematis (image + link)
Clematis are typically divided into three main pruning categories, but if you do not prune your Clematis at all, it will flower anyway and incorrect pruning only results in delayed flowering. Depending on the label it will say pruning group A,B,C or 1,2,3.

Make Water Work (image + link)

Did you know? There is LESS water available per person in the Okanagan than anywhere else in Canada. The Okanagan has one of the highest rates of water use per person in Canada. 24% of ALL water used in the Okanagan is used on our household lawns and gardens.

Increase the resale value of your propertyWhen you pull up to a home, the property's landscape is the first thing you see.

Childhood memoriesI started gardening as a kid and can’t stop.

Growing up in Australia I remember watching the “prime time” gardening show (Burkes Backyard) on a Friday night and then getting my Mum to drive me to the local garden centre the next morning to set upon a project for the weekend. 

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