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...

Certified

I am not sure whether I am qualified to be ‘certified’ or I am just ‘certifiable’. Others will determine. In the meantime, I am determined to make my yard and garden as wildlife-friendly as I can. Read more...

Most Asked: "Bothering me"

When I meet acquaintances and strangers in public they often ask me gardening questions, and inevitably follow with an apology for ‘bothering me’. Read more...

Insect Hotels

During a recent trip to Vancouver Island my wife and I had the pleasure of staying in a brand new hotel on Qualicum Beach. 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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