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The Dirt about Starting Seeds

The Dirt about Starting Seeds

A few factoids – the frost free date is the ‘official’ date when the risk of a killing frost is less than 50%...  for Ontario we use some old data from the 80’s that might not take into effect the recent climate change issues – but here is a guide that will give you an approximation for when it is safe to plant out tender flowers and vegetables...
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Garden Planning

Garden Planning

One of the great things to do when it's cold and snowy is to do some planning.  As with so many things in our lives – the planning that goes into a garden ahead of time will bear fruitful and fragrant results down the road...
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Tips to Keep Your Christmas Tree Fresh for Longer

Tips to Keep Your Christmas Tree Fresh for Longer

Everyone loves the fresh scent of a christmas tree, and here are a few ways to ensure that your tree will stay fresh for the holiday season. You'll need to keep in mind that your real Christmas Tree is a live plant.
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How to hang a fresh garland

How to hang a fresh garland

The fresh green aroma of a cedar garland immediately evokes memories of the holiday season. A lush garland around your front door and windows makes a fabulous statement and looks amazing. Add twinkle lights, decorations, or anything else you might want to use. You could just simply hang the garland around your front door...
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