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The Weekend Gardener - Sunday May 19th 2019 The Weekend Gardener - Sunday May 19th 2019 Niki Jabbour is live from Bloom Greenhouse today. She kicks off the show with Owner of Bloom and the President of Greenhouse Nova Scotia Cathy Oulton who talks about container gardening and new plants. Props Floral Design and the Project Coordinator of Common Roots, Jayme Melrose also joins us to talk about their big move and the local slow flower movement. Author of Wildflower and Whispers, Denise Adams joins us to talk about gardening tips and tricks.   May 19, 2019, 06:58 AM
The Weekend Gardener – Sunday May 12th 2019 The Weekend Gardener – Sunday May 12th 2019 11 a.m. We kick off the show this week with Father-daughter duo from Toronto Steven and Emma Biggs join us to talk about the new gardening book they wrote together. Editor of a new book The Canadian Gardeners’ Guide joins us to talk about some tips in her book. 12 p.m. This hour, Friends of the Halifax Public Gardens Judith Cabrita joins us to talk about their new sensory gardens and upcoming tea party. Plant Survey Biologist at the Canadian Food Inspection Agency Ron Neville joins us to talk about the Emerald Ash Borer. Wrapping up the show, Author of Epic Tomatoes Craig LeHoullier joins us to talk about spring planting, tomato care and straw bales.       May 12, 2019, 07:12 AM
The Weekend Gardener - May 5th 2019 The Weekend Gardener - May 5th 2019 Join Niki Jabbour in Chester today as she kicks off the first show of the season. May 05, 2019, 12:26 PM
The Weekend Gardener Sunday, October 14, 2018 The Weekend Gardener Sunday, October 14, 2018 Join Niki Jabbour this week for the wrap-up episode for season 11 as Niki chats with Keltie Butler, outgoing executive director of Farmers Markets of NS; Chloe Kennedy of HRM Solid Waste Resources on composting; Jayme Melrose of Common Roots Urban Farm and its search for a new location; and author of Epic Tomatoes Craig LeHoullier! Oct 14, 2018, 12:15 PM
The Weekend Gardener Sunday, October 7, 2018 The  Weekend Gardener Sunday, October 7, 2018 Join NIki Jabbour this week for chats with Julie Adolf Thompson, author of Starting and Saving Seeds; Phil Hatcher with Very Local Greens; Max Klenck, owner of Urban Gardens on growing cannibas indoors; and Angie Oriana Jenkins of Sister Lotus Herbs in Wolfville! Oct 07, 2018, 12:26 PM
The Weekend Gardener Sunday, September 30, 2018 The Weekend Gardener Sunday, September 30, 2018 Join Niki Jabbour this week for conversations with Arthur Haskins of the NS Dahlia Society on taking care of Dahlias in the fall; Steven and Emma Biggs on upcoming books and growing citrus indoors; Ron Muis of the Annapolis Valley Giant Veggie Gardener Association and this year's giant pumpkin records; and author Lisa Zeigler on caring for soil in the fall for optimum spring planting! Sep 30, 2018, 12:18 PM
The Weekend Gardener Sunday, September 23, 2018 The Weekend Gardener Sunday, September 23, 2018 Join Niki Jabbour this week for conversations with Kelly Smith Trimble, author of Vegetable Gardening Wisdom; Cathy Oulton of Bloom Greenhouse on fall bulbs and plants; Cindy Lou Oulton of Annapolis Valley Luffa; and Scott Croucher of Lee Valley Tools with tips on fall gardening cleanup! (Abbreviated show due to phone problems) Sep 23, 2018, 12:12 PM
The Weekend Gardener Sunday, September 16, 2018 The Weekend Gardener Sunday, September 16, 2018 Join NIki Jabbour this week as she chats with guests Kylee Baumle, author of The Monarch: Saving our Most Beloved Butterfly and whether this year has been a good one for the butterfly; writer and radio host Margaret Roach on transitioning plants to inside this fall; growing giant veggies with Ron Muise, President of the Annapolis Valley Giant Veggie Gardener Association; and seed collecting with author Denise Adams! Sep 16, 2018, 12:19 PM
The Weekend Gardener Sunday, September 9, 2018 The Weekend Gardener Sunday, September 9, 2018 Join host Niki Jabbour this week as she chats with Melanie MacFarlene, owner of Sweet Spot Farm in the Chester area; preventing shoreline erosion with Rosmarie Lohns of Helping Nature Heal; author Leslie Halleck on lighting plants when brought indoors; and Stephanie Rose on making skincare products from herbs in the garden! Sep 09, 2018, 12:16 PM
The Weekend Gardener Sunday, September 2, 2018 The Weekend Gardener Sunday, September 2, 2018   Join Niki Jabbour this week when she's joined by greenhouse expert Shaye Donald on the benefits of building your own greenhouse; retired NS Museums botanist Marian Monroe on wildcrafting; NS gardener and writer Margaret Hoegg on minimalist gardening; and author Cheryl Moore-Gough on determining when veggies are ready to be harvested! Sep 02, 2018, 12:17 PM
The Weekend Gardener Sunday, August 26, 2018 The Weekend Gardener Sunday, August 26, 2018 Join Niki Jabbour this week when she's joined by guests Tara Nolan, author of 'Raised Bed Revolution;' master gardener and landscaping expert Sean James; Waste Resource and Education Officer with H-R-M Chloe Kennedy; and container expert Crystal Godfrey! Aug 26, 2018, 12:18 PM
The Weekend Gardener - Sunday, August 19, 2018 The Weekend Gardener Sunday, August 19, 2018 Host Niki Jabbour kicks off this Sunday's show chatting with Executive Director of Farmers Markets of Nova Scotia. Jennifer and Robyn then join us in studio to talk about their local Instagram account that features house plants. For the next 45 minutes we talk with Halifax flower shop owner Neville Mackay and finishing off the show is Trish Fry from the Annapolis Royal Historic Gardens. Aug 19, 2018, 10:22 AM
The Weekend Gardener Sunday, August 12, 2018 The Weekend Gardener Sunday, August 12, 2018 Join host Niki Jabbour this week when she chats with Cindy Lou Oulton of Annapolis Valley Luffa on the benefits of growing luffa; author Helena Montrcreiff on her new book "The Fruitful City" and the popularity of urban orchards; retiring HRM forester John Simmons; and former Public Gardens horticulturist Jay Wesley on working with shade! Aug 12, 2018, 12:20 PM
The Weekend Gardener Sunday, August 5, 2018 The Weekend Gardener Sunday, August 5, 2018 Join Niki Jabbour this week with Yarmouth's Sherry Graham on using herbs from your garden; edible flowers with Angie Oriana Jenkins; and handling garden pests, humidity & more with Susan Mosher of Oceanview Garden Centre & Landscaping! Aug 05, 2018, 12:21 PM
The Weekend Gardener Sunday, July 29 2018 The Weekend Gardener Sunday, July 29 2018 Join Niki Jabbour this week for conversations with Owen Bridge of Annapolis Seeds; CL Fornari from the podcast 'PlantRama;' Lunenburg author Elisabeth Bailey on ways to cook and use homegrown vegetables; and more! Jul 29, 2018, 12:18 PM