Latest News - Spring

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. […]

Plants for Spring Interest

Posted on: April 20, 2015 | Posted in Spring

Think of springtime plants and it’s often daffodils and tulips that come to mind. But there’s more options out there if you are looking to add some springtime interest to your garden.

Spring has Arrived in Vancouver – it’s time to apply a spring mulch

Posted on: March 29, 2015 | Posted in Vancouver, Mulch, Spring

Spring has arrived early this year in Vancouver. The perennials are starting to peek above the soil, buds are getting ready to burst, and yes, weeds are already upon us. These signs tell us that the growing season has begun, and with that, it’s a great time to apply a spring mulch to garden beds.

Forsythias are Blooming in Vancouver

Posted on: March 3, 2015 | Posted in Vancouver, Spring

Early Spring brings Forsythias out to bloom. Time to get the pruners out.