Invasive plant species / Guides

Dog strangling vine invasive species
Landscaping

Avoiding invasive species when landscaping

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

Urban farming
Landscaping

Urban Farming turns beautiful gardens into a grocery store!

...Invasive species: Dog strangling vine is prevalent across Ontario and West Quebec © Ecohome Over the last couple of centuries, many foreign species of p...

LEED Homes

The 19 LEED for Homes Prerequisites

...invasive plants: Introduce no invasive plant species into the landscape. To find out more about invasive plant species, consult the Canadian Botanical Conserv...

Commercial Living green roof on the Helen Schuler Nature centre
Roof coverings

Living green roofs: the secrets to success

...plant species in the roof design . To successfully grow native plants, we advocated for a 300mm depth of growing medium to support the root intensive plants tha...