Edmonton Family Gardeners

Families and Gardens go Together

Zone 3b & 4

TIt’s time to clear away winter protection from any plants that are no longer covered by snow. More tender plants should still be covered overnight, click the link above to read 10 Steps to a Healthy Spring Garden. 

Mary, Mary, Quite Contrary

Mary, Mary, quite contrary,

 how does your garden grow?

With silver bells, and cockle shells, 

and pretty maids all in a row.

The garden is a place of make believe and magic. It’s filled with hope and success, and so many opportunities to learn. A parent that welcomes their child to the garden opens the door to connection and love.

children in the garden

Pests In The Garden

Our gardens are home to many different creatures that work together to create a balanced ecosystem. But sometimes they become out of hand and we need to do something about it. You can read here to find out more about slugs or here to find out more about what to do when you find ants. 

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