CULLEN: Looking Up

I have a 10 year old kiwi vine at the front of my house that has strangled my downspout. This vine, known for producing the most delicious sweet, green fruit about the size of a large grape is quite aggressive. But I love it. Read more...

Cullen: Save Water, Time and your Back

There is something primal about water. When the animals on the Serengeti Plain have finished a busy day of chasing each other or being chased, they generally meet at the local watering hole for refreshment. There you will often find antelope and lion sipping fresh water from the same pond. When the heat hits home we head to the cottage or the water park. It both cases we are responding to something that is hard wired into our DNA: water is life. Read more...

CULLEN: Grow Like a Pro: Pollinator Plants

You live with a balcony, patio or yard and you are thinking about how you can do something interesting with it. The decline of the honey bee and monarch butterfly population has your attention. Read more...

CULLEN: Grow Like a Pro - Veggies

Can you imagine yourself picking a wonderful harvest of food this summer and fall? If so, this weekend would be a very good time to act. We are venturing into that time of year when our days are longer and day time temperatures are higher: perfect for growing most anything in the vegetable garden! Read more...

CULLEN: Maintain Like a Pro

Everyone knows this person. They attend all of the family gatherings, play golf or sail or fish and play bridge. They have time to cook and travel and yet, in spite of all of their busyness, they have a great looking lawn and garden. How do they do that? Read more...

CULLEN: Landscape Like a Pro

You see them early in the morning traveling in crews. Usually driving a club-cab pick up truck full of bright vested, coffee toting professionals, a trailer in tow loaded with plants, equipment and dirt. They are the implementers of the plan – the landscape plan. Read more...
 
  • Mark Cullen

    Mark Cullen

    Gardening Expert

    Now you can hear Canada’s best known gardener on News Talk Radio, CJAD 800. Mark Cullen joins Andrew Carter every Friday morning at 8:40AM and offers special Green File gardening reports that can be heard on-the-air or here at CJAD.com. Also check out Cullen’s weekly in-depth gardening blog on this page. Mark Cullen connects with over one million Canadians weekly through various media outlets, interviews, columns and numerous books.

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