Early Spring Gardening Tips

Spring is here, and Easter the first holiday of the new season!

After a mild, but long winter in Niagara, the excitement to get back in the garden is upon us. Our garden centre & gift store doors are open! The colours & smells of Spring are in the air!

Even though we can’t start planting, here is a list of some early spring things to do to get ready for the upcoming season and help satisfy our ‘green thumbs’.

List of Early Spring Gardening Tips

Clean out the tool shed

Throw out any broken tools or pots, sharpen tools, sweep, clean windows, organise, etc. Tip – your mobile phone for photos to identify any items that you need to replace & use it for your shopping list.

Get rid of garden debris

Sweep up the old leaves that blew into the crooks of the driveway, walkways, patios, etc. Pull out any weeds that may have been left over from last season. Watch out for new growth though that may be growing underneath the winter leaves.

Bring in your garden pots to Seaway Farm for planting

This is the time of year to bring in your containers to have our team create a custom arrangement for your garden, patio or balcony. We will plant them and store them until later in the Spring when they are ready to be put out.

Plan your garden!

Need some ideas for your garden? Stop by and our team of gardeners will offer some insights & ideas to help you plan your garden.

Shop for gardening tools, pots & structural items

This is the time to shop for everything you need to prepare for your planting season. Shopping early in the season offers you the best selection and gets inspired! When planting season is ready, you will have this shopping already checked off your list and some great new ideas.

Mothers Day & Easter are coming up! Stop by and visit our gift store to see what new & exciting items are available.  

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