Home Living Gardening

Gardening

Gardening in Mississippi Mills: A bridge not quite far enough!

by David Hinks Circle the morning of April 10 on your calendar. The Friends of Augusta Street Park are planning a simple get together in...

Gardening in Almonte: Plants just wanna’ grow!

by David Hinks  I have been checking the geraniums that I potted up last week for signs of growth – these had been pulled from...

Gardening in Mississippi Mills: Putting community in community gardening

by David Hinks Transplanting Workshop The fourth in a series of very successful organic vegetable growing workshops took place on Saturday. This was a hands-on transplanting...

Yard of the week times two!

We have two Yards of the Week to share today: This garden has it all, raised bed for vegetables, trees for shade, bee nests and...

Gardening in Almonte: Catching up on the Paperwork!

Several days and nights of low temperatures has pretty much eliminated the possibility of doing any more outside gardening tasks – when a pickaxe...

Gardening in Almonte: The Dark Side of Community Gardening

While doing a walk through the Augusta Park Community Garden this past weekend my eye was caught by bunches of small carrots that had...

Yard of the Week: Eileen Hennemann and Allan Stanley

This backyard oasis on Country Street in Rural Ramsay is the home of Eileen Hennemann and Allan Stanley.   A welcoming arbour leads to a...

David Hinks’ column returns to the Millstone in 2014

David Hinks is taking a well earned rest from his column for about a month. He would like thank everyone that donated to our local...

Gardening in Almonte: Killer Trees!!

I was happily hoeing a row of potatoes last week when I came upon a couple of plants that were severely wilted. This struck...

Gardening in Almonte: Scapes & Suckers

Delicious Garlic Scapes The flower/seed heads that grow on a long stem from the middle of the garlic plant are called ‘scapes’. They can be...

LATEST

Sunrise at the farm

Rototilling services offered

26cc gas trimmer, only $65

Plant sale in CP, Saturday

Two lovely wingback chairs, only $200

FOLLOW US

1,342FansLike
508FollowersFollow