IN THE GARDEN: Daisies bring colour to the garden, from spring to fall

Ellen Presley Special to The Record Looking for something simple to make…

  • Jul 1, 2020


DUCHESS OF DIRT: The Pacific silver burweed – Friend, or foe?

By Leslie Cox Special to The Record An alarm has been raised…

  • Jun 24, 2020


Fifteenth annual Comox Valley Growers Guide available today

New Taste Comox Valley app responds to COVID-19 issues

  • Jun 17, 2020


Salad pot project gives Comox Valley students the goods on greens

Indigenous cultural presenter Barb Whyte has been doing the salad pots for 25 years

Merville community garden taking shape

Submitted to Black Press Though the Big Yellow Merville Hall has been…

  • May 25, 2020

SPRING IN THE GARDEN: The fragrant, beautiful lilac is an asset to any garden

Ellen Presley Special to The Record I have been thinking a lot…

  • May 25, 2020

SPRING IN THE GARDEN – Colourful peonies an asset to any garden

Ellen Presley Special to The Record The peony is a classic garden…

  • May 11, 2020

Many more people taking up vegetable gardening in Comox Valley

Plant centres and nurseries seeing more demand to grow edible crops

Duchess of Dirt: Danger in the garden

Leslie Cox Special to The Record In an email addressed to the…

  • Apr 20, 2020

SPRING IN THE GARDEN: Creating a mini orchard in your own backyard

Cherry, pear, apple and plum trees are easily grown in our Valley

  • Apr 20, 2020

Duchess of Dirt: Gardening a grand distraction from the newsfeed

It is amazing how fast things can change in just a short…

  • Apr 6, 2020

Saanich mayor receives his foster bees through pollinator rental program

‘I feel like I’m an adoptive father,’ Fred Haynes says of his rented mason bee colony

Successful removal of invasive plants in Comox park

The Friends of Mack Laing Nature Park (FMLNP) organized an ‘Invasive Pull…

  • Apr 1, 2020

New LUSH Valley pruning program will connect tree experts and owners

LUSH (Let Us Share the Harvest) Valley seeks to improve the quality…

  • Feb 13, 2020

Comox Valley Horticultural Society now accepting applications for Gardens in Bloom grants

The Comox Valley Horticultural Society is now accepting applications for its Gardens…

  • Jan 27, 2020

Plants, pots and other pretty things at Old Farm Garden Centre

Buying business included a steep learning curve for owner Robin Knox

  • Jun 24, 2019