It’s planting season! The 2019 Spring Bulb Flyer went into circulation this week. Flyer prices in effect until April 5, 2019. Get ready to welcome these summer beauties by planting now. Bulbs take very little maintenance and can be tucked right into existing garden beds. Planting spring bulbs means a lush garden, filled with fragrance […]
As we gardeners eagerly watch the snowline receding, revealing our precious plants bit by bit, we are all biting our nails wondering how much damage has been done. And although there definitely will be damage and maybe even a few fatalities (especially for those of us who insist on pushing the “zone barriers” by planting […]
It may still be cold, damp and at times miserable outdoors, but a dose of sunshine could awaken the gardening bug in you! Here’s a list of chores for your February Gardening Calendar. Weeding: It’s true, while you’ve been busy taking down your tree and putting away your outdoor decorations (yes, it’s time – sorry but […]
Why do we love Ginkgo biloba trees? Their strikingly beautiful, fan-shaped foliage that turn a golden-yellow in the fall are a great place to start. A few of our other favourite things about Ginkgo biloba, also known as the “maidenhair” tree, are that they are deer resistant, low maintenance and have been around for more than 270 million […]
Some people wait for the last frost, others wait for the consistent warm temperatures. Traditionally, Canadians have waited until the Victoria Day long weekend to get their garden started. So here we are, it’s time to plant those organic edibles! May we suggest some new veggies from the Tried & True program, “Taste of the […]
It’s here! The Spring 2018 Van Noort Bulb Flyer went into circulation this week. If you missed it, not to worry! We have it posted below for your viewing pleasure. Don’t forget Wildwood Outdoor Living Centre now offers online shopping! Browse the flyer and shop many of the items you see on our online store: […]
Our friends at West Coast Seeds have released a new series of charts from their annual Gardening Guide. Specific to Victoria’s climatic region, the Coastal BC Vegetable Planting Chart gives a great overview on when and how to plant your seeds. Have a look here: Be sure to stop by our nursery to view our […]
Do you love roses? Have you always wanted to try growing roses? Well with the help of our experts and our handy rose list, you’ll have everything you need!