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How to prepare your container garden for winter

When it comes to tending to contained vegetation, everything has to be reconsidered, and ensuring potted plants survive the transitions between seasons can be particularly challenging.Illustration by JOANNA Turner As housing options and sizes have shifted in Canada over the last decade, earning your green thumb has increasingly come to mean cultivating outdoor container crops. …

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Gareth Carter: Go for gold this tomato planting season

The golf ball-sized Moonbeam has the highest level of TCL at 4.2mg. Photo / Supplied With warmer temperatures both day and night and a break from the seemingly never-ending rain of recent months, I now have summoned the confidence to get into some summer vegetable planting this week. Myself and 12 colleagues from independent garden …

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