Gardening in Southern Alberta: Perfect Perennials & More!

The seventh of June marks the first day of National Garden Week - as a garden centre with greenhouses full of gorgeous plants and flowers, we are so excited about this theme! Be sure to consult Calgary Plants for all your garden needs this week and beyond. To start this week of tips and facts for green-thumbs both old and new, we’re going to explore which plants and flowers grow best in the various Alberta climates. Long winters lead to a short growing season and cool spring weather, making many water-wise and hardy plants grow very well in our region. On average, the frost-free growing season in Calgary starts May 23 and ends Sep 15, totalling 115 days. You can use this handy planting calen

Welcome to June

It is the month of June, The month of leaves and roses, When pleasant sights salute the eyes, And pleasant scents the noses. –N. P. Willis (1807-67) Not only is June the first month of summer, something we can always get behind after cold Canadian winters (...and springs), but it’s also National Camping Month, National Adopt-a-Cat Month, National Rose Month, and host to National Garden Week! As a multifaceted destination that’s home to a campground, seasonal garden centre, beautiful trails for warm weather hikes, and last, but not least, our beloved rescue cats, Aspen Crossing is beyond excited for the opportunity this month brings! National Camping Month Getting into the great outdoors is t

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