Why You Need to Prune Your Shrubs

Pruning is an ongoing and necessary practice.  Just like us, shrubs are living things that require check-ups and maintenance especially when they are exposed to the harsh elements outdoors.  So why do we need to prune? 

Plants That Brighten Those Dreary Days

I live on the Canadian prairies because I choose to, and one of the real benefits of prairie living is our BIG GIANT BEAUTIFUL sky! Our early morning warm sunrises and long warm, summer evenings are just superb for enjoying our gardens (private or public).

Cover Crops in the Home Orchard


This article will present to you the advantages and disadvantages of using cover crops such as grasses and perennials in your home orchard.