TIPS AND ADVICE
There is always something new to learn in a garden. Here you will find lots of advice, resources to download and links to informative websites.
LINDA GILKESON'S WEST COAST GARDENING
Plan ahead for winter with this guide to planting for winter harvests by Linda Gilkeson. Based in BC, she is an author, private consultant, a regular instructor in the Master Gardener programs in BC and gives workshops on pest management and organic gardening. Her website has a wealth of knowledge and advice for BC gardeners.
Do you practice companion planting? Did you know that onions love carrots but hate beans? Do you know never to grow your tomatoes near potatoes? Some say it's not science, others argue it's common sense. Read more about it in this West Coast Seeds article. Download a guide and give it a try and let us know what works for you.
Need to know what to plant and when? West Coast Seeds have clear and colourful Planting Guides for different regions of the west coast. Their website is more than just an online seed catalogue. It is full of interesting and useful articles to help you get started in the garden.