Ready, Set, Garden!

With Spring upon us, it's a great time to start planning and planting your summer fruit and vegetable garden here in Alliston. If you're new to gardening this can seem like a daunting task, but the effort involved is certainly worth the delicious fresh produce! Here are a few tips to help you get started:


1) Choose the style of planting that suits you and your yard best

There are many different types of gardens, including raised beds, square foot gardening, container, traditional rows, and so on. Do some research online to decide which will be best for you and your family based on the size of your yard and what you plan to plant.


2) Start small

It's exciting to plant many different types of fruits and vegetables your first year, but this can lead to disappointing outcomes. It's best to stick with a few plants and learn about how to care for each one for your first time around, then gradually add additional plants in future years to ensure you are getting the optimal results and the most delicious produce possible.


3) Select the right plants

You may be tempted to try growing the produce you enjoy most, but not all plants grow well in all regions. Check your hardiness zone to determine what will thrive in your region.


For more information about living in lush, peaceful Alliston, contact Karey today.


Are you searching for a family home with plenty of room for your dream garden? If so, 142 Buchanan Drive in Alliston is the perfect property for you! The large backyard has plenty of room for your fruit and vegetable gardens, as well as a stamped concrete patio so you can admire your garden while dining outdoors!



As you enter this fabulous open concept home, you will immediately be drawn to the spacious living and dining room areas, perfect for entertaining or unwinding alike with large windows and hardwood floors.



The updated eat-in kitchen is equipped with ample cabinet and counter space, pot lighting, and quality built-in appliances including a refrigerator, stove, and dishwasher. The convenient walk-out to the backyard from the breakfast area allows for grilling or taking your dinner outdoors.


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Karey Salem

Sales Representative

Royal LePage RCR Realty, Brokerage

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