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Pepper Maggots

Categories: Advice, Niagara Garden|

Have you experienced premature ripening or decay of your peppers where they rot and drop to the ground?Or have you ever harvested a perfect looking pepper, but when you open it it is full of maggots? If either of these have happened to you, your peppers have pepper maggots. Learn how to control this yucky pest in your vegetable gardens.

Air Plants: How-To

Categories: Advice|

Airplants are fairly easy to care for, and can be grown with 3 basic requirements: light, water, and air circulation. Learn about how to care for these unusual specimens.

Reclaim Your Yard From Mosquitoes

Categories: Advice, Featured|

With such a wet year, mosquito populations are expected to be higher than previous years. Protect your family against these pests and possible West Nile Virus with some of our recommended products.

Ants and Aphids

Categories: Advice, Niagara Garden, Pesticides|

Have you noticed ants 'attacking' your garden plants? Are the leaves on your plants becoming discolored, and, if left long enough, curling up on themselves? Do they look as if they have ash or soot all over them? If you have seen any of these signs in your garden, you may want to check your plants for aphids.

Don’t Judge a Book by its Cover

Categories: Advice, Niagara Garden, Pesticides|

We apply this age-old philosophy to many things in our lives, why not bugs too? Learn about the lady bug, one of many beneficial bugs in your yard.

Don’t Judge a Book By It’s Cover

Categories: Advice, Do-It-Yourself Tips, Niagara Garden|

Learn about beneficial bugs in your yard, usually among the scariest looking. On today's docket---Lacewings!

Root Rescue to Rescue Your Landscape Plants!

Categories: Advice, Fertilizers, Niagara Garden, Perennials, Spring, Summer, Trees and Shrubs|

Last year we experienced a terrible drought that affected trees, shrubs and perennials. Plan ahead for this summer and use our natural based Root Rescue to help develop roots, and improve their tolerance to drought stress.

Attack of the Wilting Tomatoes

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When good vegetables go bad! Are your tomatoes revolting against you by wilting, or even beginning to rot on the bottom of the fruits? Here is some of our advice on how to grow great tomatoes, and common issues we see.

Scarlet Lily Beetle

Categories: Advice, Do-It-Yourself Tips, Niagara Garden, Perennials, Pesticides|

Did your lilies last season just turn to sticks? The culprit could be the Scarlet Lily Beetle. Unfortunately we already have some sightings in Niagara. Read about these pests and how to control them.

Spring Garden Clean Up

Categories: Advice, Do-It-Yourself Tips, Niagara Garden|

It's official, it's spring. We're here to help you get your gardens ready for the upcoming season.

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