DufferinGarden

Finding the Right Tool

Be sure to stop by and check out all the amazing tools and let our staff help you find the perfect tool for your job! Pruning – an essential gardening skill that encourages healthy growth and flowers as well as for aesthetics. Our favourite hand-pruners include Bypass Pruners but Holland Greenhouse, Rachet Anvil Secateurs by …

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Safely Open to the Public

Grateful to be Open As we take another pause this spring, we can see from the bulbs emerging, trees budding and birds singing, that spring is not cancelled. Thanks for your patience as we navigate through this latest round of guidelines. We are grateful that we are able to safely open (with reduced capacity) and share …

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Let’s Start Planting!

Several early season veggies are considered ‘cold crops’ (listed below) and can be planted as soon as the garden soil has warmed up. To help raise the temperature of the soil, try lying some frost blankets over the garden.  Cold crops are a great way to extend the harvest in the garden from the early …

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Starting a Grocery Garden

With people spending more time at home and questions about local food security, let’s focus on what we can do to help our families and our community.  What’s more local than your own vegetable garden?  Join this growing trend and start planning your garden today.  Vegetable gardens are taking root!  (Think about adding a little …

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Ready, Set… Grow!

Wishing you a safe and Happy Easter! It’s time for Spring, however Mother Nature does not have that memo yet! Ready for planting? Lets fill our sunny windowsills with seeds for our future harvest. Garden outside too grey and brown? Add some tropicals inside to help brighten our rooms and some pansies and primula at the front door for a …

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