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Grower Direct Fun & Freebies!


I wanted to do a quick post about our Sponsor: Grower Direct Fresh Cut Flowers. If you’re in Canada it’s a name you’re familiar with but did you know about the contests and freebies from Grower Direct? Yes, not only … Continue reading

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How to Celebrate Grandparents Day


Happy Grandparents Day, 2012! For Canadians, today is National Grandparents Day! This holiday is celebrated on the 2nd Sunday of every September since 1995. Grandparents Day is a holiday created to celebrate and acknowledge the importance of grandparents in our … Continue reading

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Provincial and Territorial Flowers of Canada


O, Canada! Our home and native land. A luscious land full of beautiful blooming flowers.¬† The humble maple leaf is the most recognized national symbol, but let’s not forget our our provincial and territorial flowers! These floral emblems represent the … Continue reading

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Plant Hardiness Zones Explained


When purchasing plants for your garden you have probably noticed a little thing called plant hardiness zones or climate zones printed on the tag. This is a quick and handy way to know if the plant you are considering will¬† … Continue reading

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