On news-stands now is the 2017 edition of Pools, Spas & Patios magazine. This is a Canadian publication with the focus on home pools, spas & patios, which includes landscaping. I have been privileged to write for them again this year. Look for my article on page 83 “Trends in backyard landscaping - The benefits of hiring a pro to achieve the ideal outdoor living space.” We all work in a digital age now, but there is still something very satisfying in picking up a print publication and going out onto the deck or patio to read. Thankfully most aspects of landscaping remain analog and magazines don't go 'ding' !
April 29 & 30, 2017 | Spruce Meadows
The Calgary Horticultural Society annual Garden Show is a great event for all things Gardening and Landscaping related in Calgary. See you there!
Happy first day of Spring!
If you have lived and gardened in the Calgary area long you know that Spring is our most variable, fickle, and sometimes shortest of seasons. Be patient, we shall soon be enjoying daffodils, tulips, hepatica, and all the glory of our flowering trees and shrubs. It was a long but not extremely cold winter so everything should be prepared to put on a show for us. But while we wait for that, how about a few March considerations: