Summer is Coming

It is hard to believe that we have just entered the last few weeks of spring with summer on our doorstep. The weather is cooperating and our beloved annuals are getting the sunlight they so desire.

Be prepared to give your plants some extra TLC when the weather has been hot and dry for long spells.

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Pollination Problems

At this time of year, we still get the occasional question about a fruiting tree or shrub. Often, the question goes something like this:

“I’ve had this plant for and it has never produced any fruit at all. What am I doing wrong?”

If it is planted in a poorly-suited location or incorrectly […]

August 21st, 2016|Fruit and Fruit Trees|

Beneficial Insects

In the past few years, the use of beneficial insects in the garden has become common and quite inexpensive. This is great news for those of us who are weary of watching pests such as Japanese beetles devour our favourite plants, or who have struggled to get good yields on our fruiting plants due to […]