• Proper Watering Techniques for Plants | Gemmell's Garden Centre

    Proper Watering Techniques 

    As the weather heats up so does the need to thoroughly water your plants. Here is a how to guide to proper watering techniques for your trees, shrubs & hanging baskets.

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  • Fertilizer Has Changed | What You Need to Know | Smiths Falls Gemmell's Garden Centre

    Fertilizer Has Changed

    The ratios for the N-P-K have significantly changed in fertilizer. Read on to discover why we have embraced this new way of thinking in horticulture and are helping our environment, with this high micronutrient, water soluble fertilizer, as well.

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    Bee Friendly 

    Many bee species populations, including honey bees, have been been declining and you can make a difference in your own garden by planting bee friendly plants.

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  • Clothing Boutique | Smiths Falls Garden Centre

    Did You Know We Have a Clothing Boutique?

    We are proud to be carrying a number of beautiful and ethically sourced clothing lines. Enjoy organic bamboo as well as hand crafted and hand-printed pieces & more at our Smiths Falls Location.

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Welcome to Gemmell's Garden Centre

Gemmell’s Garden Centre is a locally owned and family run business serving the greater Ottawa area with locations in Smith Falls and Brockville. For all your gardening needs, indoor or out.

At Gemmell's, we've been growing locally since 1932.

Gemmell’s Garden Centre offers a comprehensive range of plants, flowers and trees, as well as gardening tools and maintenance products, for gardeners in Smiths Falls, Brockville, Ottawa and the surrounding areas.

We feature a wide range of annuals, perennials, vegetables and herbs, not to mention trees, shrubs, roses, and a great selection of seasonal planters and containers… and much more!

We’ve been growing locally for the past 85 years, with an unwavering focus on providing high quality products, great customer service and top-notch gardening education.

At Gemmell’s, there’s nothing we love more than working together with our customers to create healthy, happy, beautiful gardens for the whole community to enjoy. Come visit us today!

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Hydrangeas: Tips for Planting & Caring for Your Type of Hydrangeas  | Gemmell's Garden Centre

Hydrangeas: Tips for Planting & Caring for Your Type of Hydrangeas | Gemmell's Garden Centre

Posted May 14th, 2018 in Plant Love, The Basics, Spring Gardening, Garden Design

Hydrangeas are a classic garden shrub that are a must-have in every garden. We have your tips for planting & caring for your type of hydrangea.

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Caring for Your Succulents & Air Plants | Gemmell's Garden Centre

Caring for Your Succulents & Air Plants | Gemmell's Garden Centre

Posted Apr 12th, 2018 in Plant Love, The Basics, House Plants

Succulents and air plants are once again on trend. Learn how to easily care for them with our simple tips.

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