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Happy Canada Day

30 Jun

Happy Canada Day from the staff at PAO Horticultural

We have had a pretty wet Spring and lots of Rain this Summer.

At the farm everything is growing and Green. When touring the farm with help from one of the Staff you will see the  Lilac Ivory Silk are still in bloom. The yard is full of fragrance and we have  another 3 weeks to enjoy this later bloomer.

We do have a large variety of Trees at PAO that give you an instead hedge or shade in your yard, call us and book an appointment to come by. We are happy to take you around. Your garden will Thank You.

 

 

 

White Pine, Assorted tree plantingHemlock ScreenLrge Maple Planting

Spring at PAO Horticultural

26 Apr

Spring has arrived and the Trees are starting to bud.

The weather has taken a turn for the Good come by and see our blooms.

Magnoli’s are in bloom and trees like Crab Apple and Red bud blooms are getting ready for there show.

View Magnolia’s in Bloom at PAO Horticultural

Spring Business Hours Monday to Friday 8 to 5

Saturday 8-4 and Sunday 8-4 Call to schedule an Appointment

Magnolia - Lenoard Messel

 

Magnolia

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Fall Colours at the Farm

18 Oct

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Fall Colours

Japanese Maple in Fall Colors

Japanese Maple in Fall Colors

Autumns arrived and the Blanket of Fall Colours surround us.

Come by the Yard and pick out the trees to enhanced you home.

We provided delivery and installation.

Hours Monday to Friday 7am to 5pm

Saturday and Sunday 8-5 call us at 905-875-0055

 

Welcome to PAO Horticultural

24 Jun

 

Cedars

Cedar

Moving the Tree

Moving Large Tree

We have loads of trees at PAO come by and see us we will be Happy to show you around and help you make a choice of the trees that would best suit you and your home.

We are open Monday to Friday 9-5

                                        Saturday 9-4 Sunday

Hemlock

Hemlock

 

Crimson King Maple 2

Blue Spruce

15 highland ave (25)

When is It Time To Replace A Waranty Tree

4 Nov

Whether its a one year of two year warranty?

     When is it time to use a warranty for a tree that dies? This issue comes up often whether being one or two year warranties. The first thing that I look for is why a tree dies, has it sat in 3 inches of water for several weeks in the summer due to an irrigation line being severed , or was it killed by a system not maitained. No water or to much water will give the same results, dead plants. An irrigation system can give a false sense of security that all is well and looked after. Checking a system once a week, making sure heads pop up and that the valves close are critical to having healthy plants and well maintained appearance of your garden.                                                                         

Drainage  is also very important, this week I went to a complex that is having poor results with things like shrubs and Roses.  Upon looking closely the drains had been pushed up 3 to 4 inches thru excessive frost heaving over the years trapping salt laden water off the sidewalks into the beds. This build up of calicum over several years will destroy any new growth in the plant roots and will leave the planting bed a virtual no mans land. Plants usually will show signs of why they are not doing well and depending on how severe the issues are will determine its survival and state of health. By watching your garden and maintaining  drainage, watching systems and good soil aeration will create healthy plants and a happy gardening experience.

 

Fall foliage

Fall foliage

 

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