My Top 5 Favourite Houseplants

I have been exposed to so many incredible plants over the years, so choosing my 5 favorite houseplants is a tough one.  Having managed garden centres with large greenhouses, I was fortunate to be able to indulge my fetish for tropical plants.  But…… love for them did not automatically mean that I had success growing [...]

By |2020-02-21T12:44:34+00:00February 18th, 2020|container gardening, Indoor Gardening|0 Comments

Amaryllis – Bringing in the warmth of the tropics in the heart of winter

The winter months can feel long, especially after the rush of the holiday season.  Some of us head to warmer climates for a little vitamin D, but if you want to embrace the tropics without the heavy expense, I have a mid-winter remedy that will help you escape those winter blues… Hippeastrum 'Papilio" or Amaryllis [...]

Winter Care for Indoor Houseplants

Here in Pemberton we have escaped much of the extreme cold temperatures that the rest of Canada and US have endured during the peak of the winter months.  Many of you have escaped to tropical sunny retreats to embrace the warmth and lush landscapes they offer.  For those who cannot, you may have tried to [...]

By |2019-03-03T21:31:38+00:00March 2nd, 2018|Indoor Gardening|0 Comments