Thyme plant / Guides

“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?

...thyme, as one of our personal favorites - less known, but equally interesting. thyme gets covered with purple flowers - which bees love - and is resistant to light foot traffic Thyme as a ground cover lawn alternative: Like other ground covers, thyme is a very hardy plant It tolerates light trampling, is dr...

Edible Perennials
Landscaping

A guide to growing edible perennials.

...plants are being grown in most provinces now, with more than two million sold, " which is pretty big for any plant breeding program, " Bors says. Haskap plants make a beautiful garden addition - and a great pie filling! Haskap, meaning 'little present on the end of a branch,' is the name given by the Japanese. ...