What To Do When Garden Series: Fall

October Gardening Weeks 1, 2, 3 & 4 Garden Beds: ▪ Continue to keep all garden beds weed-free. ▪ Water plants as required. This is necessary if the fall is dry, and will help plants overwinter. ▪ Adjust automatic watering systems: reduce watering frequency,...

Fall Hedge Trimming

Cutting established hedges A properly maintained hedge should have a relatively light amount of growth to be trimmed in fall. This is easily done with a pair of well-sharpened powered hedge clippers. Powered hedging shears are very effective when used to cut large...

Leaf Collection in Vancouver

October to January – Unlimited Leaf Collection for Vancouver residents. From the City of Vancouver Collection Calendar May 2013 – February 2014: Please Remember: Collect the leaves that fall onto your property, boulevard and sidewalk. Do not rake or blow...