1:30 p.m., Oct. 8)
Autumn offers the best time to plant shrubs and trees
By Fred Sherwin
it comes to adding a few shrubs and trees to your property
there's no time like the present. Autumn is the ideal
time to plant a new tree or shrub, and J.A. Laporte is
the ideal place to find a wide selection of both.
fact, JA Laporte Flowers and Nursery at 455 Famille-Laporte
Ave. just off Old Montreal Road., has more than 530 varieties
of shrubs and trees and owners Jean and Estelle Laporte
would be more than happy to help you decide which variety
is best suited for your property.
Laporter Flowers and Nursery offers more than
530 varieties of trees and shrubs that are
ideal for the local climate. Fred Sherwin/Photo
far as shade trees go, the old standards are Red Maple,
Golden Maple and Oak, they are extremely hardy and immune
from infestations. Laporte has 145 varieties of shade
trees and 65 varieties of fruit trees.
it comes to shrubs, there are few nurseries in Ottawa
that have as broad a selection as JA Laporte does. In
fact the east end nursery has over 215 varieties of shrubs
including junipers, cedars, broad-leaf evergreens and
and shrubs can be planted can be planted right up until
Nov. 15. JA Laporte is currently offering $175 off all
their large trees and evergreens, as well as free delivery
and installation with a one year warranty.
also have a huge selection of fall mums in a variety of
what better way to spend part of your Thanksgiving weekend
than shopping for that perfect shrub or tree to add to
your front yard.
JA Laporte is located just off Old Montreal Road about
1.5 kms east of Trim Road.
story was made possible thanks to their generous support
of our local business partners.)