Tag: Garden

Category: To Do Lists

February To Do List: Add a pop of colour to your containers or  flower beds with potted spring bulbs, winter heather, primulas and pansies. Hamamelis (Witch Hazel), Sarcococca  (Sweetbox) and Camellias are in bloom and make lovely additions to any garden. Apply lime sulphur and dormant oil spray to  fruit trees and roses to combat…

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Category: To Do Lists

Cold Weather Warning We are expecting a cold front this weekend to hit the Fraser Valley. Since we have had very mild weather up until this point in time, the -3 degree temperatures have the potential to cause damage to softer plants which in a typical fall would have had the chance to harden off…

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Category: To Do Lists

Gardening in October To Do List! Protecting Palms – Article Available Here We are all done in the garden, yes?  Unfortunately not, as there are still tasks ahead, even after the first frosts arrive. Bundle yourself up and head outside for a few last minute chores. For the lawn: –If the grass is still growing,…

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Choose the right Hops All varieties available at Cedar Rim Nursery Cascade: 4.5 – 7% Alpha Acid Content The premier aroma Hop. A strong verdant aroma with notes of spice and citrus. Medium sized compact yellow cones with strong disease resistance. Typically used for a wide variety of ales, but is also seen in fruit…

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Proven Winners Above and Beyond Vista Mix You may have noticed our beautiful arbours that bloom throughout the summer and into fall with the Proven Winners ‘Above and Beyond’ vista mix. Now is your chance to have the same mix we use in front of our store. You can find the recipe below. Get the…

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Category: To Do Lists

May To Do List BC Living Article Here’s a list of tasks that you should be doing in your garden for May. AROUND THE GARDEN How is your compost doing? Decomposition should be well on its way, and soon the “bottom of the pile” will yield rich, black gold. Give yourself credit for keeping compostables…

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Pick up a bee loving perennial today   Liatris spicata ‘Kobold’ Height: 18 to 30” Spread: 20 to 24” Blooming Time: Summer Location: Full Sun Hardiness: to -46° C Uses: As Cut Flowers, Mixed Borders.           Some of our Favorites Sedum ‘Firecracker’ This highly drought tolerant plant provides a wonderful carpet…

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