Podcasts

Plant and Garden Goals

January 17th, 2022

This week on the Down the Garden Path podcast, landscape designers Joanne Shaw and Matthew Dressing talk about your plant and garden goals for 2022. Tune in for help with your plant and garden goals for 2022. Some of the questions and topics covered: How do Matt and Joanne each plan their garden? What are …Read more

Garden Trends Report

January 10th, 2022

with Katie Dubow Welcome to the new year and a new season of Down the Garden Path! In this week’s episode, landscape designers Joanne Shaw and Matthew Dressing review Garden Media Group’s 2022 Garden Trends Report with returning guest Katie Dubow. Katie Dubow is the President of Garden Media Group, a women-owned and run public …Read more

Down the Garden Path: 2021 Podcasts at a Glance

December 28th, 2021

We’re just a few days away from putting 2021 behind us! It’s been another unusual and challenging year, but Matt and Joanne are happy to have been able to bring you weekly advice and guidance for your garden in the Down the Garden Path podcast. From seed-starting and lawn care to trees, shrubs, and landscape …Read more

Garden Gift Ideas

December 13th, 2021

In the final Down the Garden Path episode of the year, Matt and Joanne look at some of their favourite gift ideas for the gardeners in your life, or maybe even yourself. Looking for gift ideas for the gardener in your life? Here are some of Joanne and Matt’s favourites. Joanne’s favourite gift ideas for …Read more

Looking Back at 2021

December 6th, 2021

In the second-last episode of Down the Garden Path for the year, Matt and Joanne take a look back at the popular topics and guests of 2021. Don’t miss Joanne and Matt as they take a look back at the popular topics and guests of 2021 on the Down the Garden Path podcast. They also …Read more

The Toronto & Golden Horseshoe Gardener’s Journal

November 29th, 2021

with author Sarah Battersby In this week’s episode of Down the Garden Path, Matt and Joanne welcome author Sarah Battersby to discuss the 2022 Toronto & Golden Horseshoe Gardener’s Journal, now celebrating its 30th year. This wonderful publication will help both you and your garden stay organized for the new year. About Sarah Battersby Along …Read more

Air Plants

November 22nd, 2021

with Dave’s Air Plant Corner’s David Lin In this week’s episode of Down the Garden Path, Matt and Joanne welcome David Lin, owner of Dave’s Air Plant Corner, to learn how to grow and care for this interesting and wonderful group of houseplants.  About David Lin David has been growing Tillandsia for more than seven …Read more

Landscape Ontario

November 15th, 2021

with Deputy Executive Director Joe Salemi In this week’s episode of Down the Garden Path, Matt and Joanne welcome Joe Salemi, Deputy Executive Director of Ontario’s premier horticultural trades association, Landscape Ontario. Joe shares the many opportunities a trade association like Landscape Ontario has for landscape professionals and addresses some of the issues currently facing …Read more

Floratopia

November 8th, 2021

with landscape designer and author Jan Johnsen In this week’s episode of Down the Garden Path, Matt and Joanne welcome landscape designer and author Jan Johnsen to learn more about her book Floratopia – 110 Flower Garden Ideas for Your Yard, Patio, or Balcony. Her latest book is packed with colourful photos exploring the many …Read more

Tiny Plants

November 1st, 2021

with horticulturist and author Leslie Halleck In this week’s episode of Down the Garden Path, Matt and Joanne welcome horticulturist and author Leslie Halleck. Tune in as they discuss Leslie’s latest book, Tiny Plants, and explore the fascinating world of tiny indoor plants, inspiring you to creatively get growing indoors. Leslie began her career in …Read more