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Tips to get your container garden ready for planting!

Posted May 6, 2016 by Anonymous

This spring I am working with Lowe’s Canada to share some ideas and tips for container gardening, and I couldn’t be more thrilled.  I absolutely love gardening! – – – – – – – Spring here in Calgary has come very early!  In fact I saw on Facebook that 2 years ago at this time we were under a foot of snow!  Crazy.  But not this year.  This year we have already had over 10 days of 20+ degree weather, so I have the gardening bug really bad.  It’s hard not to when some years we only have just over 2 months to enjoy our garden in full bloom.  It’s still possible that we could get a spring snow storm, but for now I’m going to enjoy this early arrival of summer (and have blankets ready on hand!). – Last week with my kids in tow, we headed out to Lowe’s to start our garden shopping.  I was amazed at how full the centre was already for the month of April.  From now until June truckloads and truckloads of plants will arrive every week…it’s a gardeners dream!  On my first trip I wanted to keep things fairly simple and mostly […]

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