Apr 30, 2019
We are so excited today to share our interview with Roger Parsons, yes THE Roger Parsons of Roger Parsons Sweet Peas, supplier of the widest selection of exhibition, cut flower and garden sweet peas you will find.
He is also the author of the fabulous book, Sweet Peas: An Essential Guide...
Apr 16, 2019
This week we discuss one of our favorite spring (and fall) flowers to grow, anemones (Anemone coronaria). In our experience they are relatively easy and disease and pest-free, and they endure (even like!) our cold springs and falls.
In this episode we talk about
· Pre-sprout processes
Apr 2, 2019
This week we discuss one of the prettiest flowers to grow, Ranunculus asiaticus. Early spring is the time to start them, so now that it looks like spring is really coming (knock on wood) we thought we would discuss our successes and failures and Heather's field trials with succession plantings.
They are a bit of work...
Mar 4, 2019
This week we are talking about one of the cut flowers we both grow: Lisianthus (Eustoma grandiflorum), that are affectionately called "Lisies". We are talking about them now because, in our Zones (CDN 2a-3a), we have had to plant them already, to ensure blooms by August.
Despite their long lead time, they are a great...