Canada Gardens

Celebrate Spring At Canada's Most Beautiful Public Gardens

Travelzoo Canada | Posted 05.06.2016 | Canada Travel
Travelzoo Canada

Now that the blossoms are here, there's no better place to enjoy them than in Canada's stunning public gardens. With so many to choose from it was hard for us to narrow down our favourites, but we've tried our best. From coast to coast, all are stunning in their own right.

Plan Your Spring Garden Makeover

Maija Leivo | Posted 05.03.2016 | Canada Living
Maija Leivo

When I thought my garden plans were too ambitious, I found an iPad app that saved the day.

9 Easy Ways To Start An Awesome Urban Garden

YPNextHome | Posted 03.03.2016 | Canada Living
YPNextHome

Urban gardeners and green thumbs from around the world have united on the Internet to deliver awesome options and ways for urbanites to start wonderful, space-saving urban gardens that provide us with essential nutrients and fit into tight living spaces.

My Gardener Broke Up With Me

Lisa Abram | Posted 12.31.2015 | Canada Living
Lisa Abram

My only attempt at gardening was when I was living in the Prairies. I managed to keep alive a flowering plant one summer, and carefully washed it as instructed before bringing it indoors for the winter, only to have a scourge of flying aphids in the house! Evidently, gardening is not a core competency of mine.

20 Things All Gardeners Would Love To Have

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 06.12.2015 | Canada Living

The sun is shining and the weather is warming up which means gardening season is off to a great start. Whether you have a huge yard or an itty-bitt...

Gardening Gifts Grown with Love

Maija Leivo | Posted 01.31.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Maija Leivo

Our gardens and favourite plants are out of sight, but with the holidays just around the corner, we wanted to share some gift ideas for the gardener in your life.

Help Solve an Orange-and-Black Mystery

David Suzuki | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Impact
David Suzuki

What weighs less than a paperclip, tastes terrible and can travel thousands of kilometres without a map? Hint: this delicate critter is tawny-orange with black veins and white spots and has been mysteriously absent from Canada this summer.

Canada's Best Botanical Gardens, Arboretums, and Parks

Posted 10.01.2013 | Canada Living

Canada is a country of wide open spaces. That means a lot of green space (and ice, but we digress) for gardens, arboretums, and straight up dazzling n...

Are Our Plants Smarter Than We Think?

CP | Betsy Blaney, The Associated Press | Posted 07.15.2012 | Canada Style

LUBBOCK, Texas - No one's talking about giving intelligence tests, but researchers say they've shown that plants have smarts — the sort needed to he...

Spring Gardening: Gorgeous Containers To Pot Your Plants In (PHOTOS)

CP | Lois Abraham, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.25.2012 | Canada Style

TORONTO - Think "thriller, filler and spiller" while shopping at the garden centre and you'll end up with gorgeous planters that will be the envy of a...