Revive Hanging Baskets

Revive Hanging Baskets

    I recently did a post on how to have Hanging Baskets that last all summer long by swapping out spring baskets with ones you planted up in mid-late May. It’s a great technique that will keep you in flowers right up to the first hard frost. But there is a way...
DIY Spiral Herb Garden

DIY Spiral Herb Garden

  The DIY Spiral Herb Garden is a small space garden method that is not new but there are plenty of twists on it (twists…snicker). I’ve seen them made with all manners of materials such as garden stones, bricks, bamboo stakes etc. I decided that I wanted...
Keyhole Garden Tutorial

Keyhole Garden Tutorial

  Keyhole Garden Tutorial Here’s another small space garden method to try. Dr. Deb Tolman is the original creator of this concept of rolling a garden bed and compost into one. It’s based on the lasagna garden method where layers of recyclable materials are...
Square Foot Gardening Method

Square Foot Gardening Method

  Square Foot Gardening Method Small space gardens can be a challenge! My focus this year is to re-create several niche gardens that we see hovering around the internet through live demonstrations at the garden centre I manage. One of those projects includes the...
Understanding Geraniums and Pelargoniums

Understanding Geraniums and Pelargoniums

  Understanding the Difference Between Geraniums and Pelargoniums What a topic! There are hardy geraniums also known as cranesbills or storksbill, ivy or trailing geraniums, pelargoniums, seed geraniums, zonal, scented, regal and variegated geraniums. Is your head...
Perennial Vegetables

Perennial Vegetables

  3 Easy to Grow Perennial Vegetables Make space in your garden for these long lasting favorites that will give you plenty of harvests for many years to come.     Asparagus This long lasting delicacy includes both female and male plants. All male hybrids however are...