Consider allocating a portion of your garden to native Okanagan plants which thrive in our semi-arid valley.
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“GARDENING WITH NATURE”
Prune Shrubs Properly
Basic pruning requires little more than the removal of dead, damaged, or diseased wood to maintain the health of the plant.
Planting in the right spot
There are no absolutes in gardening. What I consider in some situations to be ‘garden thugs’ are ‘landscape heroes’ under other conditions.
Leave the leaves!
Leave the leaves! Don’t stress over fall garden clean-up. Just leave the leaves on the ground where they fall.
Fall is the ideal time to get a jump on next year’s garden by planting a pop of colour in the spring garden.
Fall is a much better time for planting perennials. Find out all of the benefits in this article.