Top 10 Tips That Will Save you Time in the Garden

Sitting on his favourite garden bench after a long day at the office he doused his vegetable garden with water from the end of a hose. He called it his ‘therapy’: providing much needed water to his young tomato plants. Read more...

Fine tune your tools for a better Lawn and Garden

It is early spring and you are itching to get out there and do some digging in the earth. You have waited all winter long after all and even the most ambitious gardeners have had to wait for the ground to thaw and then dry out to ensure that damage is not done to the soil by walking on it or digging in it. Read more...

Gilding the Lily

The #1 question this week: How do I look after an Easter Lily? You may have purchased an Easter Lily (Lilium longiflorum) from your local garden centre or grocery store and now you need advice to make it last. Read more...

Mark’s Top 5 Steps to the Best Garden Ever

Anyone who has ever read David Chilton’s great Canadian book The Wealthy Barber will know the secret to a financially secure retirement: work hard, save a little bit of money every week starting when you are young, don’t give up saving (ever) and sock it away somewhere reasonably safe where it will grow at a rate that outpaces inflation. Read more...

Get an Early Start with Current Gardening Trends

Today’s gardeners have different priorities than they did a generation ago. Our focus has shifted to these three trends: growing-your-own, container gardening and growing an environmentally responsible garden. Read more...

Contribute to Community Well Being

Congratulations. You made it through winter. It doesn’t matter how you did it, just that you did. 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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