SOURCE: Dundurn Press

Dundurn Press

February 23, 2016 09:00 ET

Mark Cullen Digs Into Changes Reshaping Canadian Gardens in Latest Book

Gardening Guru Mark Cullen Celebrates a New Generation of Gardeners With His Book "The New Canadian Garden"

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - February 23, 2016) - In The New Canadian Garden, Canada's favourite gardener, Mark Cullen, explores new trends that are redefining today's gardening experiences. Many of us are utilizing small urban spaces -- balconies, patios, and even rooftops -- and growing our own fruits, vegetables and herbs, both at home and through community gardens.

Mark has lots of suggestions about which crops will work best for your particular space and how to attract birds, bees, and butterflies to your garden. And he combines the best practical information with an insightful approach to help improve your gardening skills. 

Topics include:

  • Why we grow food
  • Understanding and maximizing your space
  • Yard, patio, balcony and rooftop gardens
  • The right plant for the right space
  • Harvesting and more!

The New Canadian Garden is a must-have reference for anyone gardening in a Canadian climate.

Mark Cullen is Canada's best-known gardener. His weekly column appears in the Toronto Star and 25 other newspapers. Reaching over two million people across the country each week, Mark Cullen is seen weekly on Canada AM's gardening segment, hosts the syndicated radio feature "The Green File," and is a spokesperson for Mark's Choice products with Home Hardware. Mark enjoys spending time tending his own 10-acre garden in Stouffville, ON.

The New Canadian Garden [9781459732247] is published by Dundurn Press and is now available from your favourite bookseller, as well as in ebook format. 

Upcoming Events

March 9, 2016 -- Brighton, ON

Mark Cullen will give a presentation for the Brighton Library, at 1:30 pm, at the Brighton Community Centre, 75 Elizabeth Street, Brighton, ON.

March 11-13, 2016 -- Toronto, ON

Mark Cullen will have speaking and signing events at Canada Blooms starting on March 11th. For full schedule, please visit canadablooms.com.

Mark Cullen will be available for interviews throughout March and April, 2016.

With more than 2,500 books in print and 1,800 ebooks available, Dundurn Press continues to release more than one hundred books per year. Its publishing program includes award-winning adult and YA fiction, mysteries, biographies, as well as business, history, and current affairs titles.

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