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If You Ain't First, You're Last

Similar to knowing your hardiness zone, it’s also crucial to know your first and last frost dates. Gardening, especially vegetable, revolve around these dates. 50 more words

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Know Your Zone

Gardening 101 – Know Your Zone.

Basically, the country is divided into “Hardiness Zones” and they matter.

The zones are based on weather and indicate… 45 more words

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Winter Gardening: Zone Specific

I hope everyone is having a great week. I just got my seed catalog in the mail the other day, and I am having a blast looking through it! 140 more words

New garden toys from Home Hardware

During a downpour of rain recently I stopped at Home Hardware and bought a few gardening toys…

The first one is called a Hopper Topper, an insert that fits inside a lawn bag to keep it from folding or tipping over when you add yard waste to it.   146 more words


Serenity Project: Hyndford,ON: Encyclopedia of Perennial Plants for Zone 4b


In this post I will be listing alphabetically perennial plants suited for cultivation in Hyndford, or any other Zone 4b location. I will include only the most basic information on each plant, hardiness, expected growth, function(s) and placement in a typical food forest, clearing/meadow or wetland. 996 more words

Serenity Project: Hyndford