Spring Gardening

Add Beauty To Your Garden With Ornate Plants

CP | Lee Reich, The Associated Press | Posted 07.01.2012 | Canada Style

Whoever said that money doesn't grow on trees was right. It grows on a small, bushy plant.Just one type of currency, though: silver dollars (Lunaria a...

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...

Spring Gardening Trends: Build A Butterfly Garden (PHOTOS)

CP | Amy Lorentzen, The Associated Press | Posted 06.17.2012 | Canada Style

For a spring project that can get your family working and learning together — and also help some beautiful insects — try a backyard butterfly gard...

Spring Gardening Guide: Shrubs That Do Double Duty (PHOTOS)

CP | Lee Reich, The Associated Press | Posted 06.17.2012 | Canada Style

So planting fever has grabbed you, and you're heading out to your favourite nursery or thumbing through a catalogue to see what's available in shrubs....

Get Into Gardening Mode With Spring Planters

Jan Halvarson | Posted 06.03.2012 | Canada Style
Jan Halvarson

We've had a late spring here on the West Coast, and with the weather all over the place, it seems across the country it's been hard to get into gardening mode. But now I am and have been hunting online for some new planter ideas.

HomeSense Spring 2012 Collection: Bright Colours, Leafy Greens And Wood

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 04.12.2012 | Canada Style

With gardening season just around the corner, weeding, digging and cleaning up your current backyard mess shouldn't have to be so daunting. When you h...

How To Start Your Garden Off Right This Season

CP | Dean Fosdick, The Associated Press | Posted 05.27.2012 | Canada Style

A creative sideline for gardeners is plant propagation, or enhancing the landscape through reproduction.It's also a cheap way to fill flowerbeds and h...

It's Warm, But Too Soon To Garden

CP | Anne-Marie Tobin, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.18.2012 | Canada Style

TORONTO - Canadians here, there and almost everywhere have enjoyed unseasonably warm temperatures at the tail end of this winter, already switching th...

Bulbs Are Easy To Plant.. But Aren't Foolproof

CP | Dean Fosdick | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Style

Flower bulbs are a forgiving bunch. They can be buried upside down, stomped on or ignored, yet most will bloom for several seasons. There are the o...