Archives : June, 2013

Powdery Mildew

Powdery Mildew

Weeks of heavy rain and overcast weather can mean only one think for your cucumbers: fungus. Specifically, powdery mildew. Powdery mildew looks like a white or grey powder that accumulates on

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Seed Starting Dates for Calgary

These dates are assuming first frost-free date is June 1st (check in late winter when the last frost is expected to be). Plant (Veggie/Fruit) Start inside or outside Approx starting

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Guide to Tomato Varieties

Guide to Tomato Varieties

Tomatoes are a favourite of our customers here at Garden Retreat. Here is a quick handy reference for the common tomato varieties (many of which we carry). For a guide

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Guide to Cucumber Varieties

Guide to Cucumber Varieties

CUCUMBERS Cucumbers are a favourite plant for growing in a greenhouse. Here is a list of some varieties we sometimes have at Garden Retreat! Diva Looks like a regular salad

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