Leaf covering for the winter

…..we have placed garden leaves over our flower beds for the winter for the first time and we are wondering when would be the ideal time to remove them to the benefit of the wee beasties below ??………

To rake or not to rake?

Hi there, I keep reading that in the fall it’s best to chop up leaves and spread them as a mulch over your garden bead. However I have a horrible aphid problem so I have always raked up and bagged…

Red Maple Colours

The city of Toronto planted a bare root Red Maple tree on the boulevard in response to my request for a tree that turns brilliant vibrant red colour in fall. The tree was planted May 13, 2015. The tree has…