Common Lilac A Fragrant Tapestry Of Spring

Common Lilac: A Fragrant Tapestry of Spring

When I started working in sales at our nursery and saw how many different lilacs varie...

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Ninebarks: Compare & Contrast

I remember the first time I saw a purple shrub I was somewhere between confused and im...

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Valiant Grape Resilient Champion

Valiant Grape: The Resilient Champion

As unlikely as it may seem there are grapes that can survive here in Manitoba and prod...

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Annabelle Hydrangea Blog Photo

Annabelle Hydrangea: Elegance in Bloom

Annabelle Hydrangea and its family members (hydrangea arborescence) are very popular s...

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Weeping Like a Willow

Weeping like a willow. I heard that chorus in a folk song somewhere long ago. As a you...

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Snow Load Blog Photo

Snow Load

Heavy wet snow load is changing columnar trees into weeping trees this fall! I have several varieties of trees on my ...

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Tent Caterpillars Blog Photo

Tent Worm Takedown: Strategies for Controlling these Silk-Weaving Pests

Tent worms, army worms and canker worms. We often hear and use these names interchangeable for a very similar issue. ...

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Dispelling The Seasonal Myth Blog Photo

Dispelling the Seasonal Myth

As we roll into spring people are itching to get into the greenhouse and begin filling their yards with flowers, tree...

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Meyers Spruce: Sprucing Things Up (Part 3)

The Meyers Spruce. Recently I told you about the Black Hills Spruce and how they are tougher and faster growing than ...

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