Garden Discussion

First Winter Snowfall

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Our first Winter snowfall! Observing snowflakes as they wisp about the Saltspring Nursery air, got me thinking about the snowflake man. An incredible triumph made from one mans intrigue and great persistence. Could... READ MORE

Caterpillar Winter Weather Prediction

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Many have heard the legend of the Caterpillar who can give us a winter weather prediction by reading their colored segments. The widely known orange and black caterpillar this myth surrounds is commonly... READ MORE

Keep Sweet Peas Blooming

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To keep sweet peas blooming, dead head often. Remove seed pods from sweet peas every couple of days for continuous bloom. To get the most out of your cut sweet pea flowers, take... READ MORE

Strawberry Mulch

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Turns out last year with the weather as it was the reed canary didn’t get cut. Therefore we were short on strawberry mulch and mulch for the vegetable garden. When the garlic was... READ MORE

Extra Security Initiated

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Striving to maintain privacy & security for viewers and customers alike, I’m happy to announce that we now have extra security initiated with SSL. You can be confident that when you subscribe and... READ MORE