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  • Caring for Fall Mums

    Bring new life to your doorways this fall by adding mums along with annual and perennial grasses and plants to your containers? The following instructions will assist in your fall mum purchases and care.

  • Niagara-On-The-Lake; Drinking Up the Beauty of Queen Street Gardens

    Without a doubt, we live in one of the prettiest towns in Canada. Niagara-on-the-Lake is in full bloom, and store fronts, businesses and patios are bursting with colour. Join us on our little tour of Queen St. NOTL.

  • Watering For A Thriving Garden

    If you want to grow your garden as planned while conserving water, there are a few things you can do to help your garden thrive

  • Grape Vines, How To Prune For Fruit

    Pruning grape vines can be a mystery. But if you remember that all grapes produce fruit on one-year old wood, you have taken the first step towards viticulture!

  • Container Gardening with Hydrangeas: by Endless Summer® Hydrangea

    What is more beautiful than big, beautiful hydrangea blooms to accent your home? Both in your garden and in containers, Endless Summer hydrangea can provide a stunning accent to your landscape late spring through fall.

  • Healthy Soil, The Key To A Successful Garden

    Healthy soil is the key to any successful garden. It is the foundation on which a healthy garden is built. The basic principle that gardeners should live by is that if you feed the soil, the soil will feed your plants.

  • Fruit Tree Care

    Enjoy your fruit trees for look, flower & fruit by using the following instructions by the garden experts at Mori Gardens.

  • The Magic of Composting

    Composting is the breaking down of plant material that is no longer living, with the help of micro-organisms through a decomposition process
    Understanding a few basic composting principles will help you get the best results.

  • Lasagna Gardening

    Lasagna gardening is a no-dig, no-till organic gardening method that results in rich, fluffy soil with very little work from the gardener. It means that you will not have to lift any sod to create a new garden.

  • Fusion Gardening: Going Native

    Fusion landscaping works in harmony with the natural conditions of your property. It blends or fuses together traditional garden design with sound ecological practices such as water-retaining features.

  • A Garden for Bees

    By planting a pollinator friendly garden, including the plants below, available at Mori Gardens, we can help honey bees thrive.

  • Planting Hydrangea Macrophylla: By Endless Summer® Hydrangea

    Endless Summer® Hydrangeas is a collection of Hydrangea macrophylla perennial shrubs … Here are some basic guidelines to follow that will teach you how to grow hydrangeas:

  • How To Prune – Knowing Your Pruning Goal

    When pruning any plant, it is always good to know what your goal is and that will help you determine how to best prune your shrub. Here are the 5 main goals of pruning and the questions that you should be asking yourself before you begin:

  • Pruning Roses

    Many people, when pruning deciduous trees and shrubs, will just shear back the top of the plant to reduce the overall height of the plant, but this is only a part of proper pruning techniques. So what else is involved in pruning? What steps should be taken when starting to prune?

Mori Gardens Walkthrough

Mori Gardens is Niagara’s home of inspiring gardening and decorating ideas. Visit us this season and stroll through our gardens, relax by the pond and chat with our garden experts. You may wish to shop for home décor, unique & unusual plant material or plan your dream yard with a garden design consultant. Mori Gardens offers an outdoor experience that will leave you feeling a greater love for nature.

Where to Start: Planting Instructions

Looking to plant a tree, shrub, rose or perennial. Let’s make sure it will be an addition that will last for years to come!

Please use the following planting, watering, fertilizing and mulching instruction to assist you in making a great start at growing something beautiful!

Plant Rentals – A Unique Approach to Wedding Decor

As a wedding officiant in the Niagara Region, I’ve seen all kinds of weddings. Some of the most beautiful weddings I’ve attended incorporate nature.

Spring

Nostalgia in our Trees

It’s time for back to school! Nostalgia runs rampant at this time of year, remembering the years of growth, struggle, challenge and reward. And while it may not spring immediately to mind, the same is true of the tree and the impact that it has on our memories, and lives both happy and sad.

Niagara-On-The-Lake; Drinking Up the Beauty of Queen Street Gardens

Without a doubt, we live in one of the prettiest towns in Canada. Niagara-on-the-Lake is in full bloom, and store fronts, businesses and patios are bursting with colour. Join us on our little tour of Queen St. NOTL.

Shade Gardening

Many homeowners long for a shady retreat that is until they try to select plants that will successfully grow there.  Most of us can only think of Hostas and ferns.  But a shady yard doesn’t mean your gardening days are…

NOTL Harvest Festivals: Fruit Tree to Table

There are always lots of wonderful events around Niagara on the Lake, like its famous Peach Festival. We attended the festival with the rental of our fruit trees to the town adding interest, texture and shade of our fruit trees.

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Designing a Champagne Taste Garden on a Beer Budget

We’ve all seen a garden that we truly admired, knowing that we could never achieve or afford it. If you lack the budget, creativity and technical know-how to design your own space, having a garden design done ‘will’ save you money!

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Observations of a Home Buyer

There is nothing nicer that driving up the street towards my home, looking well-manicured and full of colour. For the prospective seller, what value does this kind of impression have on a potential buyer?

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