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Maintaining Your Summer Vegetable Garden

May 29th, 2017

Woven basket full of garden vegetables.

“DOWN THE GARDEN PATH” RADIO SHOW This week is all about vegetables. Matt and I discuss the key tips to maintaining a vegetable garden through out the hot summer months. From choosing the proper location, to matching the crop with the season, we cover it all. Remember, it’s never too late to start your own …Read more

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More about Ponds with Aquascape

May 8th, 2017

“DOWN THE GARDEN PATH” RADIO SHOW We learn more about ponds and the ecosystems within them with Aquascape, Inc. this week. In this show, Matthew Dressing and I learn all about the Aquascape Ecosystem Pond approach. Ernest Williams educates us on water treatments, beneficial bacteria and best practices in pond maintenance. We discuss the importance of plants …Read more

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Spring Garden and Lawn Questions

May 1st, 2017

Blooming pink flowers with title "Spring Gardening Questions" over the blue sky.

  “DOWN THE GARDEN PATH” RADIO SHOW It is all about Spring Garden and Lawn this week on the show. Co-host Matthew Dressing and I discuss Spring Garden and Lawn tips as well as tricks for your May Garden. We aim to answer all of the Spring gardening questions you may have.  

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Spring Pruning Questions

April 24th, 2017

Pruning of a lilac

“DOWN THE GARDEN PATH” RADIO SHOW Spring pruning questions answered. This week co-host Matthew Dressing and I chat about Spring in the garden. We answer your questions about spring pruning and plant care. Listen in for some helpful tips and suggestions for your Spring garden.

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Beech Nursery West Wholesale Nursery

April 17th, 2017

Beech Nursery West

  “DOWN THE GARDEN PATH” RADIO SHOW This week I am joined by co- host Matthew Dressing as we talked to Alex Eremita from Beech Nursery West. Beech Nursery West is a wholesale nursery that was started by Alex and his partner Rick Borges in 2013.  Matthew Dressing and I chatted with Alex about how the …Read more

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Landscape Contractor – Humber Valley Landscaping

April 10th, 2017

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  “DOWN THE GARDEN PATH” RADIO SHOW This week I wanted to speak with a Landscape Contractor. Chris Ray from Humber Valley Landscaping joined me live to discuss all things landscaping. As we head into the landscaping season of 2017, I thought it would be helpful to talk directly to a Landscape Contractor. We focused on …Read more

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In Celebration of Canada’s 150th Birthday

April 6th, 2017

In celebration of Canada’s 150th Birthday the theme of Canada Blooms 2017  was of course Oh Canada! I personally cannot remember a theme that was so dominant during this event. It was very cool to see how landscape designers, garden builders and floral designers embraced the theme and truly transformed Canada Blooms into a patriotic …Read more

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Water Features for the Garden

April 6th, 2017

Pond water feature

“DOWN THE GARDEN PATH ” RADIO SHOW Listen in on this informative show all about water features for the garden and yard of your home with Ernest Williams, Aquascape, Inc. Guest Co-Host Matthew Dressing and I learn from Ernest about the common misconceptions when it comes to water features. We also learn the variety of options …Read more

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Spring Season Landscape Design Update

April 3rd, 2017

Clarington Home Show

Landscape Design season is certainly upon us, I have been busy designing and scheduling appointments as everyone is excited to plan for their yard this season.  I will have a booth at the Clarington Home and Garden show this weekend, April 7, 8 and 9th.  And I am on the agenda to share my powerpoint …Read more

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March Dos and Don’ts in the garden

March 28th, 2017

“DOWN THE GARDEN PATH” RADIO SHOW March Do’s and Dont’s in the garden this week on Down the Garden Path. Co-Host Matthew Dressing and I discuss the early Spring garden. We recommend more Don’ts than Do’s after an early brief warm spell. Resist the temptation to get an early start in the garden. It truly …Read more