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Cleaning Up The Garden After Winter Damage

Posted on: February 28, 2017 | Posted in Winter Gardening, Spring, Clean-up

Our gardens have had a rough time this winter in Vancouver. Lower than normal temperatures and a succession of snow storms has given lots of plants a real battering. But before you rush to dig out plants and throw them in the compost bin, here’s a few tips on how to revive winter damaged plants. […]

Fall clean-up – to chop or not to chop

Posted on: December 15, 2015 | Posted in Fall, Clean-up

The Winter Cut When fall arrives, many home gardeners and landscapers rush to get the garden ready for winter. Among the many jobs that need to be done to ‘put the garden to bed for winter’ ┬áis the cutting back of herbaceous perennial plants (plants that are non-woody, and that die-back in the fall, reappearing […]