Gardening (51)

Articles specific to gardening in the Ottawa area can be found here.

When the first warm day comes, it's hard to resit the temptation to head into your garden and start working. There are a few things to keep in mind, though, since we do live in a rather cold climate.

With spring time on it's way (sooner or later) there are a few things you can do to your lawn to get the best success.

When looking around for indoor plants, it's very common to come across the palm. Though palm plants can be very easy to grow, often basic care gets somewhat overlooked.

There are many different houseplants available and ferns are more diverse than some may expect.

Although most kids find very little interest in plants, it's nice to do some little experiments to help them understand the wonderful world of plants around us.

Everybody looks to cut roses and flowers for Valentine's Day, but isn't it better to give a gift that keeps on giving?

Mulches typically serve two purposes in your garden. First, they retain moisture by creating a barrier between the soil and the air. Second, they suppress weeds. But how do you know what mulch to use where?

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