How to Grow Cannabis

How To Grow Cannabis What is Cannabis Supplies How to Grow Cannabis How to Harvest Cannabis “Doesn’t the idea of making nature against the law seem to you a bit . . . unnatural?” Bill Hicks With the legalization of cannabis just around the corner, there are (understandably) a million questions crowding our minds. As a gardener, though, the one that intrigues me most is growing this once-taboo species that is now totally kosher. What is Cannabis Cannabis is a tall plant with pointed, serrated leaves that produces buds with little, hairy flowers adorning them. These blooming buds are what…

October 10, 2018 by admin; Comments 0 Read More >

Cats and Houseplants: What You Need to Know

Cats and Houseplants: What You Need to Know Why Cats Eat Houseplants How to Keep Cats Out of Houseplants Toxic vs Non-Toxic Toxic Houseplants for Cats Safe Houseplants for Cats Tips to Remember “Curiosity killed the cat.” Proverb I love cats. They’re like little, take-home versions of the majestic and powerful feline rulers of the animal kingdom; tiny Simbas that every so often grace us with a little cuddle on the couch. Trouble is…I also love houseplants. And as every feline lover knows, houseplants aren’t always safe for our curious cats. But having cats doesn’t mean our houses have to…

September 26, 2018 by admin; Comments 0 Read More >

Your Harvesting Calendar

Your Harvesting Calendar Spring Summer Fall “Be patient and wait for due harvest.” Lailah Gifty Akita The best part of vegetable gardening has to be the harvest. There’s just nothing like finally being able to dig into the fruits of your labour, and with a well-rounded vegetable garden, with something for every season, you can enjoy the thrill of the harvest all year long. For the ultimate produce yield, here’s your harvesting calendar for Alberta: Spring: Spring is a time for the cold-loving vegetables that like to be the first to the table. Where most of your garden is still…

September 12, 2018 by admin; Comments 0 Read More >

Mindfulness in the Garden

Mindfulness in the Garden What is Mindfulness? A Mindful Garden Mindful Gardening Exercises “Wherever you are, be there totally.” Eckhart Tolle Amidst the chaos and clutter of today’s world, it seems like the thought on everyone’s mind is how to find a sense of peace and calm. Everyone’s got their thing, whether it’s watching the latest ASMR video or attending a yoga class, we’re all just looking for a little peace of mind. That’s what mindfulness is all about – and your garden may just be the perfect place to find it. What is Mindfulness? Stemming from roots in Buddhism,…

August 30, 2018 by admin; Comments 0 Read More >