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Autumn Colours

I absolutely love this time of year. The smell of fresh pastries, the crisp autumn air and of course the changing colours of the tree leaves. In this video clip I answer the question, “Why do Leaves Change Colour?” Connect with Verified by eLandscape™ Contractors by using the eLandscape Post My Project tool.

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Tomato Harvesting

Did you know that tomatoes are the the most popular vegetable garden plant in the world? Okay, so you have been growing tomatoes all season long, but have you been harvesting them at the right time? Plus, I have some thoughts about where you should be storing them!   Connect with Verified by eLandscape™ Contractors

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Tips to Growing Wisteria

One of my favorite spots to learn more about flowers is the Royal Botanical Gardens. In this video I catch up with Alex Henderson, the Curator of Collections at the Royal Botanical Gardens, who offers up tips to growing wisteria.   Connect with Verified by eLandscape™ Contractors by using the eLandscape Post My Project tool.

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Garden Bugs

Insects can wreak havoc on your garden plants.  Here are some tips on how to get rid of garden bugs and keep these creepy crawlers out for good!  How to Get Rid of Garden Bugs Slugs and Snails Slugs and snails eat at night and the moist environment is perfect for them, so only water

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The Citronella Plant

Spring is here and so are the mosquitoes! The citronella plant is a natural way to help repel these pesky pests. There are a number of names for the citronella plant, such as mosquito plant geranium, citrosa geranium and Pelargonium citrosum. But no matter what you call it, this plant can help with mosquito season.

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Cool Crops for Spring

It’s sometimes hard to decide what to start planting in the spring depending on where you live. The nights can be cool and the days can be unpredictable. Check out this video clip to learn about a few edible plants I think you should start growing in the early spring. Need help planting your vegetable

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Spring Checklist

The weather is getting warmer, the May 24 weekend will soon be upon us, and our thoughts are now turning to our lawn and gardens. Check out my handy Spring Garden Checklist and check-off your spring garden maintenance tasks. For Your Flower Garden: Deadhead tulips, daffodils, and other bulbs that have finished flowering. Plant summer-flowering

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Trending for Spring 2018

The start of a new season often means the beginning of new trends. Watch this video to see what’s trending in the garden for spring 2018. Need a little help with your spring garden? Connect with Verified by eLandscape™ Contractors by using the eLandscape Post My Project tool.

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Eco Landscape

There are many ways you can create a beautiful backyard while keeping the environment in mind. Landscape designer, Janet Ennamorato of Creative Gardens, shares her thoughts on eco-friendly landscaping. In recent years, governments and consumers have begun attaching greater weight to environmental imperatives and related landscaping implications. The new emphasis on environmental amelioration and sustainability

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Tree Planting Tips

Trees grow in some of my fondest childhood memories – the pine with my tree fort, the maple with my swing, the shady oak, the spruce with the nest I would check for baby doves. As well as memories, trees provide food and shelter for wildlife and prevent soil erosion. They green urban areas, lessen

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