Mar 24

Spring – finally!

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It sure has been nice being back in the greenhouse and getting our hands dirty after such an awful and endless winter. Violet (the resident cat) is excited to have company again, even if it means she has to put up with Winston doing his doggie thing, running around and just doing that stuff that […]

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Jun 12

Time to reflect

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We love this time of year…the frantic rush to get annuals and veggies planted is pretty much over, and now we get to sit back and take stock of the rest of the garden. Of course, we’ve been pretty busy at the garden centre, so what we see in our own gardens is pretty much […]

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Apr 26

Wakeup time for perennials

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Just before the ice storm hit last week, we lifted the tarps from the piles of slumbering perennials and put all the flats back on the display benches. To the naked eye I’m sure it looked like a lost cause, nothing but dead leaves and branches and still-frozen dirt. But as the warm sun has […]

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Apr 11

We’ve been planting!

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The greenhouses are full! We’ve spent the last few weeks planting teensy annuals into individual pots and mixed containers, as well as custom planting a number of containers for customers. We are amazed at the vigour of these wonderful annuals – amazing root systems and lush green plants, it seems they are just bursting with […]

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