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Whether you are new to gardening or are a seasoned gardener, your local gardening club may be the place for you.  Either way, you...

Let your amaryllis thrive

by Paul Pietsch Strange how amaryllis always show up around Christmas. With built-in clocks and mechanisms, these bulbs can easily be available to flower at...

Know Your Basil

By Dale Odorizzi, Lanark County Master Gardeners When you buy basil in the spice department of the grocery store, you get a package of greenish-black...

Cilantro—love it or hate it

Dale Odorizzi, Lanark County Master Gardeners Cilantro is a wonderful herb to grow because you actually get two herbs in one.  When it is young...

Fruit trees and ‘black knot disease’

by Dale Odorizzi, Lanark County Master Gardeners Plum trees are absolutely spectacular in full flower.  They bloom early in the spring with blooms that line...

Vegetable of the year: mixed carrots

Why is the lowly carrot the vegetable of the year? And if carrots, why mixed carrots? There is no vegetable I eat more often than...

Hort Society annual plant sale at Library, Saturday

Almonte & District Horticultural Society Plant Sale  May 11, 2019 It’s time again to stock up on herb, vegetable and flower plant seedlings home-grown by...

Spaces open for Square-Foot Gardening workshop

SQUARE FOOT GARDEN WORKSHOP HAS ROOM FOR MORE! The deadline for registration has been extended to Tuesday, April 9th!  256-3314 or email cklickermann@hotmail.com. It is...

Gardening: The Power of the Hoop

Almonte: Friday March 29, 2019: 10:00 AM: Outdoor temperature 2 C: Hoop House temperature 20 C. Happy gardeners were grabbing bags full of spinach...

Multiply your perennials by division

by Helen Halpenny Dividing your perennials is an easy way to improve the health of mature plants and increase your stock at the same time....

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