Not Everything Grows Where It Is Planted

The first thing I had to learn about gardening is that not everything grows where it's planted. Depending on your climate, only certain plants will prosper in your garden. Not long ago I picked up a book at the library called┬áSmall Space Vegetable Gardens┬áby Angela Bellamy, a gardener from Vancouver. It was in her book … Continue reading Not Everything Grows Where It Is Planted


What’s the Story, Morning Glory?

As a child I would watch my mother in the garden. Neat little rows of carrots, cucumbers, tomatoes. She learnt it from my grandfather, also an avid gardener - so proud of his work, he would often shoo deer away with his Cadillac when they came too close to his crops. I come from a … Continue reading What’s the Story, Morning Glory?