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Pruning Fruit Trees

Most pruning is done when the trees are dormant, in late winter or early spring. The safest and best time is just before the buds swell and the riskiest time is very late fall and early winter. Prune no late than four weeks before frost so that new growth has a chance to harden. Enjoy your fruit trees for beauty, flower & fruit by using the following instructions provided by the garden experts at Mori Gardens.

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The Perks of Parks

When was the last time you visited your local park? It’s no secret that being outdoors has psychological benefits, but what exactly does that mean? Well, aside from the obvious benefits of ‘exercise’ in and of itself, there are other perks to parks.

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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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Terry Mactaggart: A Life of Gathering Stories

On August 9th, members of the community gathered in the oasis at Mori Gardens to celebrate the retirement of Terry Mactaggart, with 30 years of dedicated service, with Niagara Palliative Care.

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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

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Fruit Tree Care

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

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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.

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Garden Tower: the ultimate patio farm, Grow 50 plants in 4 square feet

The Garden Tower 2 is the ultimate patio farm. This revolutionary growing system was engineered to optimize soil-to-compost ratios to allow plant roots direct access to organic fertilizer via the patented vermicompost column.

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The Health Benefits Of Gardening

A well-tended garden is a beautiful addition to any home, and planning a little green paradise is easier than ever for the beginner gardener, thanks to the bounty of resources available. If earning praise from the neighbours isn’t incentive enough to get your hands dirty, consider all of the amazing ways that gardening can improve your health.

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