Edible plants / Guides

Edible Perennials
Landscaping

A guide to growing edible perennials.

...edible perennials to consider when Edible Permascaping in a colder weather climate, zones 3-5. Do you know of a hardy edible perennial that isn't on this list? ...

Urban farming
Landscaping

Urban Farming turns beautiful gardens into a grocery store!

...Plants survived long before humans were around to water them, so we aren't talking about reinventing the wheel here , but rather a sensible choice of plants and...

“The perfect lawn” comes with a very heavy environmental cost!
Landscaping

Which are the best bee-friendly & Eco-friendly alternatives to grass lawns in backyards?

...edible. You gotta love Edible Landscaping! Thyme is also quite tolerant of salt, so it is ideal along the edge of roads, walkways and laneways. Corsican M...

Growing Food Indoors, Vegetables for Homes & Apartments
Food production

Food & Greens can be grown easily indoors - here's how!

...Edible house plants & herbs that grow at home Houseplants are a beautiful addition to any home, their green abundance is great to look at, so why not add some...

Tips for Urban Gardening and Gardening in Small Spaces
Food production

Grow food at home: 7 tips for growing food in small spaces

...Plants, Tools & Gardening products Online with delivery to the door, try here . Strawberry plants in a half oak wine barrel - ideal for a smaller space ...

Shaded vegetable garden success
Food production

Growing vegetables in the shade

...plants that are grown for their leaves or stems will do better in partial shade and dappled sunlight. Plants that are grown for their roots or their fruit will ...

Suburb of Toronto
Choosing where to live

Living a greener lifestyle in the suburbs

...plants that are attractive as well as edible, so decorate your yard with Kale, spinach and strawberries or whatever suits your taste.

Dog strangling vine invasive species
Landscaping

Avoiding invasive species when landscaping

...plants are defined as plants from other continents, countries or even other regions of Canada. Humans have been introducing foreign plants to new lands since th...

Prefab Passive House & LEED Kit Homes for Sale in Ontario & North Eastern US
Concept and design

Prefab Passive House & LEED ready kit homes - the future of buying a new home?

...Edible plants in built-in planters, like living green walls promote well-being in addition to providing a healthy source of food and visual interest to the inte...

Prefab LEED Passive House Kit Homes the Future of House Building?
Passive House

Prefab Passive House & LEED ready kit homes - the future of home building?

...Edible plants in built-in planters, like living green walls promote well-being in addition to providing a healthy source of food and visual interest to the inte...