The Greater Barrie Area is a great place to live in a heat wave!

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We have beaches, the lakes, and so many tree-lined parks… But what about your own back yard? Does it provide the summer-living style it should? Is is giving back? Phases of extremes of temperatures are perfect times to assess your landscaping. Last year it rained a lot; this year it’s all about the heat. Did you hibernate inside both summers? …

Garden Days Celebration!

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Make sure to join us Saturday, June 23rd at 11am for a special celebration of Garden Days at Bradford Greenhouses! Garden Days (June 16-24) is a country-wide celebration of the role of gardens and gardening in our lives and communities, put on by the Canadian Garden Council. Gardening has been proven to be beneficial to both mental and physical health, …

Charity BBQ in Support of Children’s Wish

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Come visit us for a hotdog or sausage and a refreshment while you shop! We will be hosting a Charity BBQ on both Saturday, June 23rd and Sunday, June 24th (10am – 5pm), with proceeds going to the Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada.

Snap a Photo in our Greenhouse, and WIN!

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Make summer even sweeter by entering our June Giveaway! Share a picture of your favourite flower at Bradford Greenhouses on Instagram or Facebook (and be sure to tag us @bgreenhouses) for your chance to win a $50 gift card! Contest closes June 30th, and the winner will be notified by DM. Terms & Conditions Must post picture & tag us …

Snap a Photo of you Shopping with us, and WIN!

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Spring has arrived… and so has our May giveaway! All you have to do is share a picture of your shopping cart at Bradford Greenhouses on Instagram or Facebook (be sure to tag us so we can see it!) and you will be entered to win your entire purchase paid for! It’s that easy! Contest closes May 31st, and the …

Fashion Event for Charity – April 24th!

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Join us next Tuesday April 24th, at our Barrie location, for a special fashion event to benefit the Canadian Cancer Society. See below for full details, there are plenty of fabulous prizes to be won! To purchase tickets call us at 705-725-9913 or visit Customer Service in-store. We hope to see you there to help us raise money for a …

Bradford Greenhouses Ltd. named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies!

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Press Release Thursday, March 15, 2018, 5:00 PM EST Bradford Greenhouses Ltd named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies Toronto, ON – March 8, 2018 – Bradford Greenhouses Ltd. was recognized for overall business performance and sustained growth with the prestigious Canada’s Best Managed Companies designation. The 2018 Best Managed program award winners are amongst the best-in-class of Canadian owned …

March Landscape Design Tips

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Summer Lovin’ (Had me a Blast!) Here comes Summer! Don’t wait till then to begin planning your outdoor-scape. Dream now and start measuring when there’s little snow left. Then you can allot locations for your desired elements, considering must-haves, love-to-haves and transitions between them. There’s so much out there. Once you’ve got your list, earmark sizes for the spaces. “My …

Monthly Landscape Design Tips

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Welcome to our new monthly Landscape Design blog! Each month we will inform, educate and (hopefully) entertain you with musings of the month, special events and information – all in an effort to make your landscaping plans accessible, possible, a reality! A great landscape always begins with a great design. The investment in a qualified design (not the ones drawn …