Early Spring Glory

Spring has sprung! (Or at least, that’s what the calendar is telling us.) As we build momentum for what is sure to be a busy spring season, we’ve polled some of our staff to answer a rather difficult question: if you had to pick just one flower as your favourite for early spring colour, what […]

April 1st, 2018|Annuals, Perennials, Trees and Shrubs|

Fantastic Fall Colour

Autumn is on the doorstep, and with it will soon come a cacophony of new colour in the garden. This week, we’ve asked our staff for their favourite annuals, perennials, and shrubs that produce attractive fall hues. Our list is a little longer this week (we’re excited about the prospect of cooler temperatures after a […]

September 5th, 2016|Annuals, Perennials, Trees and Shrubs|

Butterfly Magnets

With summer just around the corner, we’re approaching the time of year when butterflies begin to visit our gardens to feed and help pollinate our plants. We’ve put together a list of some of our staff’s favourite plants that also happen to attract these beautiful insects to the garden.

Devin’s Pick: Trembling Aspen

We often plant brightly-coloured, […]

June 15th, 2016|Annuals, Gardening Advice, Perennials, Trees and Shrubs|

Amazing Annuals

With Victoria Day Weekend closing in rapidly and warm weather in the forecast, many of us are busy planting countless cheerful and beautiful annuals in our gardens. Below you’ll find some of our staff’s favourite annuals, including some off-the-beaten-path items that deserve more attention.

Anna’s Pick: ‘Bounce’ Impatiens

Some annuals can survive a missed watering or two, […]

May 15th, 2016|Annuals|