Podcasts

Down the Garden Path: 2020 Podcasts at a Glance

December 28th, 2020

We’re just a few days away from putting 2020 behind us! As bizarre and challenging as this past year has been, Matt and I are happy to have been able to bring you weekly advice and guidance for your garden in the Down the Garden Path podcast. Starting in February 2020, we introduced monthly themes. …Read more

All About Christmas

December 14th, 2020

In this week’s episode of Down the Garden Path, we present an encore presentation of our popular Christmas podcast, All About Christmas! ‘Tis the season to give and receive holiday plants. But how do you care for them? In this podcast, we provide an in-depth overview of some of the most popular plants of the …Read more

A Look Back: Lessons from 2020

December 7th, 2020

Can you believe it’s December already? Another year has gone by and what a year it has been! A new month means a new topic here on Down the Garden Path. however, this month, we’ll only be recording one live show. This month’s theme and this episode’s topic is Lessons from 2020. But before we …Read more

Garden Clubs

December 6th, 2020

( Original Air date Dec 2018 )  Have you ever thought about joining a Garden Club or Horticultural Society? Curious about what they do? Think you need to be more of an expert in order to join? Think again! Joanne Rachfalowski, Vice President of the Ontario Horticultural Association joins us on Down the Garden Path …Read more

Our Environmental Impact: Solar Power

November 30th, 2020

with Ray Jarvis from Solar Direct Canada We’ve reached the end of November here on Down the Garden Path. And although we’ve been talking with Garden Authors all month, we took a step back into October’s Our Environmental Impact theme. In this episode, we discuss solar power with Ray Jarvis of Solar Direct Canada. Ray …Read more

The New Gardener’s Handbook: Interview with Author Daryl Beyers

November 23rd, 2020

We are more than halfway through November on Down the Garden Path, and this month we’re speaking with gardening authors. In this episode, we head to our bookshelves to take a closer look at The New Gardener’s Handbook: Everything You Need to Know to Grow a Beautiful and Bountiful Garden by author Daryl Beyers. Daryl …Read more

Garden Alchemy: Interview with Author Stephanie Rose

November 16th, 2020

We are halfway through November on Down the Garden Path, and this month we’re speaking with gardening authors. In this episode, we head to our bookshelves to take a closer look at Garden Alchemy by author, blogger and www.gardentherapy.ca’s Stephanie Rose. Stephanie Rose is an award-winning author, freelance writer, instructor, and international speaker who aims …Read more

Houseplant Party: Interview with Author Lisa Eldred Steinkopf

November 9th, 2020

This month on Down the Garden Path, we’re speaking with gardening authors about their interesting and informative books. In this episode, we head to our bookshelves to take a closer look at Houseplant Party: Fun Projects & Growing Tips for Epic Indoor Plants by author Lisa Eldred Steinkopf. Lisa Eldred Steinkopf is The Houseplant Guru …Read more

Growing Figs in Cold Climates: Interview with Author Steven Biggs

November 2nd, 2020

A new month begins a new topic here on Down the Garden Path. This month, we’re speaking with gardening authors about their interesting and informative books. In this episode, we head to our bookshelves to take a closer look at Growing Figs in Cold Climates: 150 of Your Questions Answered by author and fellow radio …Read more

Our Environmental Impact: Seasonal Climate Challenges

October 26th, 2020

with Deborah Pearson & Ginny Colling As we reach the end of October, we turn back to shore on our adventure into waters many dare not tread: climate change and our environmental impact. We’ve discussed what climate change is and what we can do to help slow it down. In this week’s episode of the …Read more