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Jan 26, 2017

Harmful Houseplants...

Nov 22, 2016

For the princess in your life breeders have developed the newest variety of poinsettia named the "Princettia!"  Princettia® is an exciting new series from Suntory® Collection featuring naturally...

Oct 24, 2016

Tea and The Garden

 Tea has been one of the most popular hot beverages in Canada since 1716, when The Hudson’s Bay company imported it into the country. It took over a year for the tea to...

Sep 30, 2016
What a year for hibiscus!  I grew one of my favourites of all time (picture above) and now I want to save it for years to come!  Here are the steps:  If planted in a garden, pot hibiscus in a...
Aug 15, 2016

In this Cityline segment, Frankie talks about how to get the perfect lawn in the summer.

Here is a summary of Frankie's Tips:

1. Raise your lawnmower blades so you are cutting...

Jun 28, 2016

Summertime in the garden can be challenging, from bugs, slugs to drying lawns Frankie Flowers is here to take your garden gloom to glory this summer!

Jun 16, 2016

Watch this Breakfast Television segment and learn how to take your landscape from doom to gloom!

Frankie's tips:

iScape - A great app that allows you to take a photo of...

Jun 15, 2016

Elevated Eats is Toronto's newest elevated test farm with an ultimate goal of feeding hungry and elevating food education.  On June 14 2016 we had our first harvest at the...

Jun 07, 2016

Elevated Eats is a food growing test farm located at Yorkdale Shopping Centre that will grow fresh food for donation to local food banks. As part of this initiative, we have developed curriculum...

Jun 07, 2016

Frankie shares simple garden hacks like how to make your own citronella candles and how to stop the bunnies from eating your seedlings.

1. To get rid...