Make sure to wait until the last frost has passed before you plant.
If you want to give flowers, skip the roses.
Poinsettias are always an excellent choice.
Pay attention to the sights, sounds and flavours — warmer weather's on the way.
Many of the plants we have in our yards are not native to Canada. In some cases, these non-native plants are invasive and can intrude into nearby natural areas or affect the growth and spread of native species. In most cases, native plants provide better habitat for birds and pollinators than non-native plants. Honey bees depend on native plants in order to produce honey and survive while doing their part to spread these native species.
If your goal is to grow a successful vegetable garden in your backyard, these handy vegetable-specific gardening tips, presented in partnership with PRO-MIX, will help you get the most bountiful crop you’ve ever seen.
Six of the most popular, eye-pleasing flower breeds to consider planting, presented in partnership with PRO-MIX.
How to create a year-round herb garden. From the AOL Partner Studio
When it comes to nature conservation, a little goes a long way. Small-scale conservation efforts can have a huge impact and help ensure that we and future generations can enjoy precious natural spaces. This Earth Day, the Nature Conservancy of Canada challenges you to partake in at least one small act of conservation.
Here are five ways to get the best results, presented in partnership with PRO-MIX, another key ingredient to your healthy lawn.