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Mums—Fall Flowers to Discover

Mums—Fall Flowers to Discover

Annuals in your flower pots and flower beds are out of steam, but you would like to extend the summer with a flowery balcony or entrance? Discover Fall Mums! Origins Fall chrysanthemums come from the mountainous regions of Asia. They are so well appreciated in Japan...
Splendid Hydrangeas – A safe value in the garden

Splendid Hydrangeas – A safe value in the garden

Creamy white, pink, red, mauve, blue …. This is the type of color you’ll find from July through October in your Hydrangea arrangements. Discover the different variety of hydrangeas and how to care for them. Hydrangea arborescens We recognize this type of...
How to care for your annuals

How to care for your annuals

Some annuals require a little more care to encourage flowering. Here are the types of annuals and how they are maintained to enjoy them all summer long. Maintenance cut Petunias Surfina require regular watering and as they are very vigorous, they should be pruned...
Plants That Deer Do Not Like

Plants That Deer Do Not Like

What’s more disappointing than seeing your many hours of work end up as a deer buffet. Unfortunately, there are no plants that are guaranteed “Anti-deer”, especially when the winter has been long and rigorous. But here is still a non-exhaustive list of...
When to Water Your Potted Plants

When to Water Your Potted Plants

One of the questions that we get very often is: how many times a week should I water my plants. Unfortunately, the correct answer to this question is: it depends. Indeed, we must take into account several factors when watering our flowers. Here are some tips to help...
Some tips for making your flowering pots a success

Some tips for making your flowering pots a success

There are annuals for all tastes and unsuspected color palettes. If you want to create your own flower pot here are some tips for success. You will see, it’s so simple and so pleasant! Choice of flowers Look carefully at the maximum heights of the flowers you...
Pretty and edible plants

Pretty and edible plants

Of course, we know the delicious and crisp nasturtiums and the delicate pansies as flowers that can go from the garden to the plate. But here are other pretty plants, both elegant and succulent, that can be used to create an edible garden (foodscaping) this summer. Be...
How to Plant a Shrub or a Tree

How to Plant a Shrub or a Tree

That’s it! You have purchased a couple of pretty bushes that will make a wall with your neighbor or finaly acquired that colorful floral shrub that will brighten up your summer. Here are some tips for planting your shrub or tree like a pro! When Potted plants...
How to take care of your cactus and succulents

How to take care of your cactus and succulents

They are everywhere despite [or because of] their original appearance and spikes. Cactus and Crassulaceae [succulents] require special care but in itself very simple. Choose a potting soil for succulents and cactus, or mix 1 part sand for 3 parts potting soil for...
How to Prune Your Shrubs

How to Prune Your Shrubs

Contrary to popular belief, if you want to prune your shrubs (because it is not an obligation) we recommend doing it in the spring rather than in the fall. But first, you must determine the time of blooming of your plant. Types of floral shrubs There are two types of...