Plant Beautiful Bulbs

Sandra Pella, Head Gardener at Toronto Botanical Gardens shared advice about choosing and planting spring bulbs. Her photographs were beautiful and in most cases included a pollinator getting food and spreading pollen. Sandra stressed the importance of including very early … Continue reading

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Plants For Pollinators

  A Bumble Bee Photographed on a Chive Flower,  June 18,2019Every home gardener enjoys having a garden and each have a preferred style of garden they enjoy keeping. Some are delighted to nurture their favorite flowers and shrubs for purely … Continue reading

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Autumn Crocus

The Fall Crocus   The fall crocus fist appears in summer, as large fleshly green leaves. These die down after a few days and the plant remains dormant. In early fall it emerges again as lovely lilac pink flowers. The … Continue reading

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Spring Bulbs – Keukenhof

At our September 2014 Master Gardener meeting, Dugald Cameron, president of Gardenimport, an online and mail-order perennial specialist company, spoke to us about spring bulbs. Dugald and his family started Gardenimport in 1983 because they couldn’t find the quality or … Continue reading

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