You are not welcome Buckthorn

You are not welcome Buckthorn

When you are doing your spring clean up keep an eye out for these sneaky invasive woody plants! This is the European Buckthorn it is highly invasive and is very quickly taking over our urban landscape. Some of the key I.D. features in the spring are displayed above....
Salt your steak not your trees!

Salt your steak not your trees!

Here in Southern Ontario we are very quickly approaching that time of year, when the temperature swings are extreme. Our day time temperatures are hitting plus two or three degrees while our night temperatures are still dropping well below zero. All this freezing and...
The Elusive Butternut

The Elusive Butternut

Many people don’t realize but we have an endangered species here in Ontario. It may be right in your backyard and you don’t even know! Eastern butternut Juglans cinerea is commonly mistaken as black walnut Juglans nigra, which are widespread across the...