July 3, 2014
Landscape Ontario Video Library
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5 easy steps to a lush green lawn this summer

Denis Flanagan from Landscape Ontario provides five easy steps to getting a lush, green lawn for the summer. As seen on CTV News, May 16, 2014.

Getting your lawn ready for spring!

If your lawn is looking dull and brown after the long winter, have no fear, Denis Flanagan from Landscape Ontario offers some tips. Courtesy CHCH.

Canada Blooms 2014 will be coming up sooner than you think!

If you haven't attended before, here is a look at the gardens from the 2013 show. This review will give you a really good idea of the immense scope of the show and the wonderful quality of all of the garden installations.

See you March 14-23, 2014, at the Direct Energy Centre in Toronto for Canada Blooms!

Landscape designers, builders, volunteers and sponsors come together to create the spectacular garden 'Timeless, what's old is new again...' at Canada Blooms 2013. Watch the creation of this award winning garden from plans to completion. Tune in to see what they will create at Canada Blooms 2014!

It's only February, but for avid gardeners it's time to start planning for spring. Landscape Ontario's gardening expert, Denis Flanagan appears on CH Morning Live to discuss new plants, trends and products for the upcoming season. Denis also provides some great tips for all levels of gardeners. Originally aired February 3, 2014. Courtesy CHCH TV Hamilton.

Anwar Knight from CTV News visits Tree Valley Garden Centre in Stouffville, Ont. and talks to Landscape Ontario's Denis Flanagan about poinsettia care and organic decorations for the holidays.

Landscape Ontario's Denis Flanagan visits CTS Weekender to discuss planter gardening and preparing for summer. Courtesy ctstv.com

Canada's Garden Day 2013 kicked-off at Yonge-Dundas Square in Toronto, with organizers handing out plants to people on their morning commute. Read more about this event at www.canadasgardenday.ca

Joe Vander Something reprises his role at the Landscape Ontario Awards of Excellence, January 8, 2013, at the Doubletree by Hilton Toronto Airport Hotel during the 40th Landscape Ontario Congress conference.

Landscape Ontario's gardening and trend expert Denis Flanagan appears on downrightdomestic.com to explain everything you need to create your own beautiful containers of plants.

Landscape Ontario's Denis Flanagan offers creative gift ideas and how to create a festive garden for the holidays. Originally aired December 23, 2011 on Rogers Daytime. One great tip: when choosing a poinsettia, look for a tight green flower in the middle of the leaves, not at the quality of the leaves themselves.

Members of Landscape Ontario's Windsor Chapter are thanked by the Hospice of Windsor and Essex County for their role in building the Solidarity Garden at the Hospice.

Landscape Ontario's Denis Flanagan discusses solutions to popular gardening questions such as dealing with bugs, beetles and water conservation — and offers creative ideas for entertaining guests with elements from the garden. As seen on CH Morning Live, July 10, 2012.

Landscape Ontario's Denis Flanagan gives some tips and advice on the hottest trend in gardening this year — vegetable gardens. Courtesy CTV News Toronto

Take a tour of the spectacular gardens built by member companies of Landscape Ontario Horticultural Trades Association for Canada Blooms 2012.

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford thanks organizers and contributors to the St. James Park revitalization project at the Landscape Ontario Awards of Excellence Ceremony held on January 10, 2012.

Member companies of Landscape Ontario and the Nursery Sod Growers Association pulled off an amazing restoration of St. James Park in Toronto over a two-day blitz at no cost to Toronto taxpayers. All of the equipment, labour and materials were generously donated by companies and individuals in the landscape industry.

The first of 8,000 trees were planted along a 10 km stretch of Veterans Memorial Parkway in London, Ontario to kick start a project to create a living memorial to Canada's veterans.

Denis Flanagan demonstrates ways to involve kids in the garden by attracting butterflies and hummingbirds. Denis also shows us how to press flowers from the garden.

Learn why you should look for the Landscape Industry Certified logo when hiring a  landscape professional.

Denis Flanagan talks about Spring planting, attracting butterflies to your garden, green roofs and plant hardiness with the hosts of Liquid Lunch on thatchannel.com

Over 7,000 trees are being planted at two of the highest traffic intersections on Hwy. 401 in Toronto as part of a pilot project funded by the provincial government.

A selection of before, during, and after images of the Green for Life garden at Canada Blooms 2011.

A time lapse of the 2011 Green for Life garden construction for Canada Blooms 2011.

A brief look at three new products recently introduced to the landscape industry as seen at the Congress trade show in January 2011.

Landscape Ontario members, the G and L Group/Earthco, joined forces with Citytv's Breakfast Television to bring a white Christmas to one Toronto area family.

A time lapse video of the Landscape Ontario Green for Life garden at Canada Blooms 2010. With a team of over 100 volunteers this 11,000+ photo time lapse captures the 6 day build.

Garden and Florist Expo
CityNews Gardening Specialist Frank Ferragine takes a tour of the Landscape Ontario booth at Garden and Florist Expo with Landscape Designer Beth Edney.

Bulb Planting
Denis Flanagan talks with Caroline deVries from Tradewinds International about a unique bulb planting machine that can plant thousands of bulbs in only a few minutes. Plus, get some great tips on bulb planting.

Canada Blooms 2009
Relive your favourite moments at Canada Blooms 2009. From time-lapse, behind-the-scenes shots of the show set-up to the excitement of opening day, this exclusive video captures the gardens, floral exhibits, design trends and marketplace treasures at Canada Blooms. Show visitors as well as out-of-towners who may have missed the show will be captivated by this exclusive look at Canada's largest and most prestigious flower and garden festival. This video was generously donated by Shaun Stratford at Urban Digital.

Visit our web site for more information about Canada Blooms.

Early Summer Garden Maintenance Tips
LO's Denis Flanagan appears on Rogers Daytime show to share some late spring/early summer garden maintenance tips on proper gardening tools, lawn care, weeds, grass cutting, tree pruning and keeping wasps out of the garden.

Grow Your Own!
Denis Flanagan shows CBC reporter Colleen Jones the biggest trend for gardening in 2009 � vegetable gardening. Originally aired on CBC June 19, 2009.

2009 Gardening Trends New gardening trends for 2009 are discussed.
  • Container gardening
  • Vegetables
  • Hostas

Denis Flanagan, Landscape Ontario Public Relations Manager on CBC Newsworld April 13, 2009 sharing some helpful spring lawn and gardening tips.

Haig Seferian of Seferian Design Group on CityTV.
Green for Life promotional video.