Clean Air Plants

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Since we’re spending most of our time indoors, the air quality in your home should be top priority. Improve your air quality naturally with plants that aid in the removal of pollutants such as formaldehyde, benzene, trichloroethylene and carbon monoxide. These plants are more than just a pretty leaf! 😉  English Ivy  Beautiful as a groundcover or a houseplant, English ivy is …

Kids Crafts at Home

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‘With all that is going on in the world, we are trying to stay positive and enjoy the wonderful things nature has to offer. While we are taking all the necessary measures to maintain a healthy and safe environment for our staff, customers and community, we are busy working behind the scenes getting the flowers ready for the much-anticipated Spring …

COVID-19 Memo

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To our valued Customers and Families, We at Bradford Greenhouses are advising the public that the Spring Garden and Home Show planned for March 14,15 at our Barrie Retail location is cancelled.  The safety and well-being of our staff, customers, vendors and community will always be our number one concern.  With the ever-changing situation regarding COVID-19 we have made the …

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

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Press Release Thursday, March 5, 2020, 5:00 AM EST Bradford Greenhouses Ltd named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies Toronto, ON – March 5, 2020 – Bradford Greenhouses Ltd. was recognized for overall business performance and sustained growth with the prestigious Canada’s Best Managed Companies designation. The 2020 Best Managed program award winners are amongst the best-in-class of Canadian owned and …

Our Top 5 Favourite Bird Feeders

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Start of the year on the right feather by taking good care of your flying friends. Check out our favourites below! Squirrel Buster Plus Guaranteed squirrel proof! Easy to keep clean and fill. Includes a bottom ring which helps attract Cardinals. Fill with mixed seed or sunflower seed. Squirrel Buster Peanut Guaranteed squirrel proof! Very easy to fill from the …

Happy Chinese New Year!

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2020 is the year of the Rat! Chinese New Year is from January 25th until February 4th, which leaves plenty of time to celebrate! The year of the Rat is believed to bring renewal and new beginnings, that sounds like the perfect time to pick up some plants to create Fung Shui in your space. Here is a list of …

May Your Days be Merry and BRIGHT!

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Give your holiday décor a glow up with fairy lights! Tiny string lights (or what we refer to as “fairy lights”) instantly add a soft, magical glow. They are versatile and come battery operated (no plug, no problem!) so they can be placed anywhere. These charming lights also incorporate an innovative, discreet wire design, which can be twisted and turned …

Landscape Design: Spring 2019

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De-cluttering Outdoors The craft of de-cluttering your home is recognized as an activity that increases healing energy for you and your family. But let’s not forget the outdoors! De-cluttering is proven to rejuvenate, motivate and reduce anxiety. It is very important for you and everyone who enters that your exterior space is balanced, free-flowing and aesthetically pleasing. It is sometimes …

Landscape Design: Winter 2018/2019

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There’s a saying that goes, “To plant a garden is to have hope in the future.” That saying is especially relevant this year, as we were covered in snow fairly early! Whether you really enjoy winter, or prefer to stay inside bundled up, thinking about your Spring garden is one way to hold out hope for the warmer months. Designing …

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? …