Check That: Your Fall Gardening Checklist

I have a love/hate relationship with to-do lists. The hang over me like a monster ready to pounce when they are not met and when they are, there is generally no praise in it. Read more...

Thankful For…..

It is Thanksgiving weekend and I have been thinking: what are you thankful for? The content of this column has been filled with some of the most hopeful and encouraging messages, thanks to a wide variety of people. Read more...

Green Plant Vacation is Over

It served you well over the summer months. Your hibiscus, dipladenia and dracaena [among others] provided a great service during the gardening season but their time out of doors is over. Read more...

The Non- prescription Problem Solver

Autumn arrived this week and I bet you weren’t thinking, “It is garlic planting time!” For most of us with planting on our mind, thoughts turn towards tulips, daffodils, fall flowering mums and flowering kale. But garlic? Read more...

Dealing With Plant Blindness

As I think about this, I am blown away. The idea that humans can be blind to the world of plants just never occurred to me and then I had lunch with friends Allen Dennis and Denis Flanagan, employees of our industry trade association. Read more...

Spring Colour – Naturally

I am a great fan of British gardens. Their culture is steeped so deeply in ‘gardening’ that a Canadian cannot help but learn by just paying a visit. Read more...
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    Mark Cullen

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