Annual Gift List

Each year I publish my ‘gift list’ for the gardeners on your Christmas list and I receive a great response. In an effort not to let you down, here is the current edition. Read more...

Tried and True

If you are celebrating the Christmas tradition, chances are you have a ‘to-do’ list that includes picking up a poinsettia or two for the holidays. Read more...

In Favour of Real

I was basking in the heat of Cairns, Australia, way up where the Great Barrier Reef meets the tropical rainforest when the email came in: “Would you participate in a debate over the use of real trees vs. artificial for Christmas during an upcoming Canada AM segment?” Read more...

Indoor Gardening

To garden successfully indoors you need more than just a good eye for decorating with plants. Providing proper growing conditions is very important. With the right care and located in the right place, your indoors plants will live a good long life. Read more...

Bees Make the Best Pets

There has been a lot of buzzing about bees in the last while. Seems everyone has an opinion about the potential banning of a certain classification of pesticides called ‘neonics’ Read more...

Garden Readers

You are reading the newspaper, so I am going to assume something here: that you enjoy reading. That said, it will not come as a surprise to you that gardeners also enjoy reading and that there are a lot of gardeners who enjoy writing too. 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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