26 Dec 2019
cedar trees Garden Winter

Get Your Garden Ready for Winter

Shorter days, a chill in the air, tumbling leaves…fall is in full form. Before you know it, the autumn months will hearken winter, slowing the growing activity in your garden to a grinding halt. If you haven’t already, now is the perfect time to prep your plants for the long slumber ahead. To ensure a wonderful wake in the spring, read on to learn how to get your garden ready for winter.

15 Dec 2019
cedar hedge flagging Fraser Valley cedars

What Is Cedar Hedge Flagging?

Like all homeowners, you love your cedar hedges. And why wouldn’t you? They provide a long list of amazing benefits, from buffering noise and improving security to blocking unwanted views and boosting curb appeal. So, when something looks “off” with your cedars, it is only natural to worry. If you have noticed areas of orange foliage dotted throughout your hedges, there is no need to fret. Cedars losing some of their green colour is normal—it is a natural part of the growth cycle called flagging. Read on to learn all about cedar hedge flagging and what you can do to treat it.

17 Oct 2019
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What Size Cedar Tree Do You Recommend for Me?

“What size cedar tree do you recommend for me?” It’s a great question—and one we hear often. We all want a stunning landscape filled with lush cedars. But choosing the right size tree for your property can be a headscratcher. If you are looking to buy cedar trees for your property, the pros at Fraser Valley Cedars have put together some handy tips on how to pick the perfect one to fit your landscape and your lifestyle.

17 Sep 2019
tips Using Landscape Fabric

5 Tips for Using Landscape Fabric Right

Vancouver homeowners love their landscapes. They’ll stop at almost nothing to win the war on weeds. But all that pulling and ripping out of pesky plants from your gardens and flower beds can get tiring fast—real fast. Fortunately for you and your hands, there’s landscape fabric. But before you run out to buy this handy weed barrier tool, you’ll want to learn how to use it first. Here are some tips for using landscape fabric right.