CULLEN: The First Thing That You Need to Know

As the soil warms up and the early spears of your perennial Hosta begin to jab their way out of the soil, there is an overwhelming temptation to grab a shovel and start digging holes in the garden. Read more...

CULLEN: To Do

It’s time to get growing. As you contemplate your options in the yard, allow me to help you get organised. It is always more effective to approach a project with a plan. This is one of my now famous ‘fridge’ stories. Read it, post it. Read more...

CULLEN: Weeds: public enemy #1

I love to garden. Maybe you love to garden too. All of us know some people who loves to garden. So, is there anything about gardening that gardeners really don’t like? Yes. Weeding. Read more...

CULLEN: Got a Pulse?

The United Nations have deemed this the Year of Pulses. For most readers the idea of focusing on an obscure agricultural crop like this is likely of little interest. Read more...

CULLEN: Super Garden Foods

Of all the newsletters that I receive, David Cohlmeyer produces one of the best. He bills himself as a ‘Sustainable Good Foods Consultant’ (not be to confused with the bad foods variety). Read more...

CULLEN: Founding Gardeners

Our relationship with Americans is complex, but we are influenced by them and close to them in more ways than one. That is why I was fascinated to learn that among the original pack of Revolutionaries, the first four Presidents of the United States enjoyed a relationship that was woven together by a common interest in gardening. Yes, without horticulture the United States may never have come into being. Read more...
 
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    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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