garden life

THE BUZZ ON BEES: The purpose of propolis

We have come to know honeybees (Apis mellifera) for what their name…

  • Jun 22, 2020

 

SPRING IN THE GARDEN: Must-haves for the pond or your water features

Ellen Presley Special to The Record Research has shown that being near…

  • Jun 15, 2020

 

Spring in the Garden: Maples make great focal points for a garden

Ellen Presley Special to The Record With any design, you need a…

  • Jun 9, 2020

 

Duchess of Dirt: Unexpected May chill precedes June prune

Leslie Cox Special to The Record I freely admit. I was a…

  • Jun 9, 2020

Spring In The Garden: Natural disarray adds to the charm of the English cottage garden

Ellen Presley Special to The Record The cottage garden has had an…

  • Jun 2, 2020

SPRING IN THE GARDEN: Plants the hummingbirds love

SPRING IN THE GARDEN: Plants the hummingbirds love

  • May 18, 2020

DUCHESS OF DIRT: Be wary of a fungus familial to dogwood trees

Anthracnose will spread throughout the tree

  • May 18, 2020

BUZZ ON BEES: Beekeepers rely on neighbouring gardens for a healthy hive

The Latin term for honeybee is apis mellifera. Its literal meaning is…

  • May 11, 2020

Buzz on Bees: Hives should be experiencing a population growth at this time

Rachel Halliwell Special to Black Press In the last article, we spoke…

  • Apr 26, 2020

Gardens offer solace in these troubled times

Ellen Presley Special to The Record We really are living in an…

  • Mar 31, 2020

Duchess of Dirt: Thinking about gardens

Leslie Cox Special to The Record It is the time of year…

  • Mar 19, 2020