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Five Creative Uses for Dried Flowers

Once your beautiful floral arrangement has dried up you may think that it is time to throw it out. However, there are many things you can do with old floral arrangements.

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Homegrown Herbs and Plants for Tea

There are so many fresh teas you can make using herbs and plants from your garden. Here’s a list of homegrown herbs and plants that make fresh and delicious tea.

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Plant & Gardening Small Businesses to Support

There are so many wonderful plant and gardening businesses to support across Canada and the United States. We have curated a list of our favorite plant shops.

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How to get Rid of Japanese Beetles

Japanese beetles can be a large pain in all of our gardens during the summer. These pests can be aggressive and the adults will eat through many of our plants.

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All About Weeds: the Good, the Bad, the Ugly

Weeds can be so obnoxious, they take over our gardens and leave us plucking them all out. However, not all weeds are necessarily bad for our gardens, here is everything you need to know about weeds.

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How to Start a Community Garden

Community gardens are a great way to bring people together and spread the love for gardening. Here are our steps on how you can start a community garden.

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How to Grow Purple Coneflowers

Coneflowers come in a wide variety of colors, making it a very suitable plant for anyone’s garden. Purple coneflowers are very hardy and they have a long bloom season.