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Blog April 30, 2013
With many great qualities, hackberry can make you smile.
Blog March 21, 2013
Looking for a great ground cover that grows almost anywhere? Look no further than Canada anemone!
Blog March 5, 2013
Find out why pussy willow is more than just a sign of spring.
Blog January 9, 2013
Find out why you’d want a pocket full of this rye in your garden.
Blog November 1, 2012
With pliable branches, interesting flowers and a wide distribution in eastern Canada, Eastern leatherwood is a good shrub to know.
Blog September 13, 2012
Our volunteers in Markham and across Toronto’s York Region have been working hard to restore naturalized areas by pulling out invasive species such as dog-strangling vine.
Blog September 7, 2012
Thimbleberry is a great native shrub, providing habitat and food for a range of wildlife species.
Blog August 27, 2012
Find out why butterflyweed is a key native plant for the beautiful Monarch butterfly.
Blog July 10, 2012
Find out how this cooling tree shade helps improve aquatic habitats.
Blog May 31, 2012
Wild strawberry is good for your garden, good for the environment and good for dessert.