The helpful Gardeners Podcast

Welcome to the Helpful Gardeners, a weekly podcast diving into the home and garden topics you want to learn more about. Hosts, Colin and Brandi, hope to inform, inspire, and bring the fun as two friends who work together and go wild over gardening. The podcast is now in its second year of production and one of the top podcasts for beginner gardeners.

We’re so happy you found us and look forward to growing alongside you!

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Ep 69 | Plant Daddies

Welcome back to the Helpful Gardeners Podcast! In honour of Father’s Day, we thought we’d [...]

Ep 67 | What are my Options for Organic Gardening

Gardening is a personal journey. There’s so many ways to approach it, including the organic [...]

Ep 65 | 8 Planting Errors… And How To Avoid Them

As we’re heading into the highly anticipated planting season, the Helpful Gardeners wanted to send [...]

Ep 64 | Mother’s Day

Welcome back to the Helpful Gardeners Podcast! This week is a very special week because [...]

Ep 63 | Climatizing and Transplanting Plants

There has been a word drifting around the greenhouse lately, and it’s “acclimatizing”. What does [...]

Gardening with Grass W/ Sheryl Normandeau and Janet Melrose of the The Prairie Gardener Go-to Series!

This week, we’re visited by two of the coolest ladies gardening in Southern Alberta; Sheryl [...]

Ep 61 | Ground Cover: How to Benefit from it

What Do We Mean by “Ground Cover”? Ground cover, in today’s episode, is anything covering [...]

Water Restrictions FAQ’s

Water restrictions FAQs  Quick fire round – all answers obtained from City of Calgary.  Can I [...]

WHERE TO LISTEN

Ep 69 | Plant Daddies

Welcome back to the Helpful Gardeners Podcast! In honour of Father’s Day, we thought we’d [...]

Ep 67 | What are my Options for Organic Gardening

Gardening is a personal journey. There’s so many ways to approach it, including the organic [...]

Ep 65 | 8 Planting Errors… And How To Avoid Them

As we’re heading into the highly anticipated planting season, the Helpful Gardeners wanted to send [...]

Ep 64 | Mother’s Day

Welcome back to the Helpful Gardeners Podcast! This week is a very special week because [...]

Ep 63 | Climatizing and Transplanting Plants

There has been a word drifting around the greenhouse lately, and it’s “acclimatizing”. What does [...]

Gardening with Grass W/ Sheryl Normandeau and Janet Melrose of the The Prairie Gardener Go-to Series!

This week, we’re visited by two of the coolest ladies gardening in Southern Alberta; Sheryl [...]

Ep 61 | Ground Cover: How to Benefit from it

What Do We Mean by “Ground Cover”? Ground cover, in today’s episode, is anything covering [...]

Water Restrictions FAQ’s

Water restrictions FAQs  Quick fire round – all answers obtained from City of Calgary.  Can I [...]

WHERE TO LISTEN

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Meet our Hosts

Colin

Colin is a certified horticulturist with over 30 years of experience working in landscaping, gardening and houseplants in various climactic zones.

Brandi

Brandi is a beginner gardener with a passion to ask questions and who finds ways to garden within her small space townhome.