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No. 15 – Fall 2013

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A special feature on native plants, celebrating their beauty and benefits, inspires issue No. 15 of Garden Making.

Native plants

“Articles by Belinda Gallagher and Lorraine Johnson offer a clear understanding and appreciation of the role native plants can have in our home gardens,” says Editor-in-Chief Beckie Fox.


In addition to the feature on native plants, there’s:

  • Echinaceas: New colours, new forms
  • Mid-size maples
  • Best Japanese barberries
  • Culinary sage picks
  • Late-season lettuces

Design and Techniques

  • How to refresh your summer pots
  • Bulb-planning tips
  • How to make hardwood cuttings
  • Choosing a leaf shredder

Garden Profiles

  • Diversity in a Calgary garden
  • All in a year’s work in an Ottawa garden

Published August 2013.