How to Plant a Tree

March 14, 2013 | posted in: Tips & Tricks | by

Hole – Dig a hole twice as large as the pot and deep enough so that the top of the pot is level with the ground. Soil – Keep the existing soil and mix it with good black earth or potting soil for the backfill. Fertilizer – Adding bone meal, mycorrhizal fungi or other tree..

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The backyard orchard

March 13, 2013 | posted in: Tips & Tricks | by

Lots of people dream of having a small orchard, and for good reason. Growing your own fruit can definitely be gratifying. But before you start, there’s a lot to learn. Here’s a brief rundown. First, fruit trees should be planted in well-drained soil – ideally on a rocky slope. They also need to be spaced..

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My personal favourites

March 12, 2013 | posted in: Tips & Tricks | by

For this first post, I would like to introduce myself. My name is Éric Sauvageau, and I own Pépinière SG in Dunham, where we produce medium and large potted trees. Our inventory includes more than a hundred varieties of ornamental and native deciduous trees. We also have a fine selection of conifers and tree-form shrubs…

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