This page contains a Flash digital edition of a book.
Follow us online at: localgardener.net


Facebook: ManitobaGardener Twitter: @MBGardener


Publisher


Pegasus Publications Inc. Design


Cottonwood Publishing Services


Editor-In-Chief Dorothy Dobbie


dorothy@pegasuspublications.net


Managing Editor Tania Moffat


tania@pegasuspublications.net


Art Direction & Layout Karl Thomsen


karl@pegasuspublications.net


General Manager Ian Leatt


ian.leatt@pegasuspublications.net Contributors


Dave Hanson, Dorothy Dobbie, Tania Moffat, Shirley Muir


Photography Dorothy Dobbie, Tania Moffat


Editorial Advisory Board Michael Allen, Keith Lemkey, Jan Pedersen, Kevin Twomey


Advertising Sales / Subscriptions Write or email Manitoba Gardener,


3081 Ness Avenue, Winnipeg, MB R2Y 2G3 Phone (204) 940-2700 Fax (204) 940-2727 Toll Free 1 (888) 680-2008


subscribe@localgardener.net One year: $29.95, two years: $58,


three years: $80, single copy: $6.95, Beautiful Homes & Gardens copy: $8.95 Plus 5% GST & 8% PST


Return undeliverable Canadian Addresses to: Circulation Department Pegasus Publications Inc.


3081 Ness Avenue, Winnipeg, MB R2Y 2G3


Canadian Publications mail product Sales agreement #40027604 ISSN 2369-0410


We acknowledge the financial support of the Government of Canada through the Canada Periodical Fund (CPF) of the Department of Canadian Heritage.


MANITOBA GARDENER is published five times annually by Pegasus Publications Inc. It is regularly available to purchase at newsstands and retail locations throughout Manitoba or by subscription. Visa, MasterCard and American Express accepted. Publisher buys all editorial rights and reserves the right to republish any material purchased. Reproduction in whole or in part is prohibited without permission in writing from the publisher.


Copyright Pegasus Publications Inc. localgardener.net Beautiful Gardens 2015 • 3


Contents Local dirt


Garden Features Hurrah for hemerocallis!


Garlic: The goddess of the edible garden


A garden of consequence VOLUME 18 ISSUE #4, 2015


4 7


10 13


Taking the garden with them 16 Tim Evans' garden for sharing 18 Niverville's musical gardens 22 Rural retreat


24


Bringing the summer in for Christmas


27


Why you need to start planting in the fall


29


Tim Evans' sharing garden. Photo by Dorothy Dobbie.


Columns


Garden fresh recipe: Roasted garlic


The little brown bat


What we love this season Classifieds


12 32


Gardening with kids: Gardens can feed your body and soul


34 36 39


Page 1  |  Page 2  |  Page 3  |  Page 4  |  Page 5  |  Page 6  |  Page 7  |  Page 8  |  Page 9  |  Page 10  |  Page 11  |  Page 12  |  Page 13  |  Page 14  |  Page 15  |  Page 16  |  Page 17  |  Page 18  |  Page 19  |  Page 20  |  Page 21  |  Page 22  |  Page 23  |  Page 24  |  Page 25  |  Page 26  |  Page 27  |  Page 28  |  Page 29  |  Page 30  |  Page 31  |  Page 32  |  Page 33  |  Page 34  |  Page 35  |  Page 36  |  Page 37  |  Page 38  |  Page 39  |  Page 40  |  Page 41  |  Page 42  |  Page 43  |  Page 44  |  Page 45  |  Page 46  |  Page 47  |  Page 48