Tag: Preparing for Winter

Category: Articles

Only wrap your palms before the cold weather begins (in Vancouver this is usually the middle of November) and remove it just before the weather warms up (in Vancouver this would be February). If one leaves the wrapping on too long you risk rotting the plants in the warmer weather of spring. Palms do need protection for…

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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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