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How to Pinch Cut Flowers for an Explosion of Blooms

There’s a simple secret to getting tons of flowers in your cut flower garden, and it’s as easy as grabbing a pair of scissors. It’s called pinching, and basically it’s cutting a flower back to encourage it to bush out and create more stems. More stems equals more flowers! But let’s be honest, if you’re

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The Fastest Way to Create a Private Garden on Your Patio

This post is sponsored by Gingerbread World: European Ware Haus. All thoughts and opinions are my own. You know the spot. It’s quiet, the morning light sneaks in just right, and you have your favourite outdoor chair. It’s sheltered just so from the breeze and all your favourite plants surround you. You take that first

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How to Design a Perennial Garden Underneath a Tree

Perennial gardens underneath trees can be a beautiful addition to your landscape–but it can be tricky to grow plants underneath them in a way that supports both the growth of the tree and your new perennials. In this post, we’ll chat about some of the pitfalls to avoid when creating your flower garden under a

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