Invasive plants / 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!

...plants. The impact of invasive plants can be exponential as it can affect insect populations and consequently pollination, further reducing biodiversity. So...

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

...plants to assist in the specification of plants suitable for the particular application and climate. Selecting a commercial green roof system: Green roof ...