Green Up! takes on a new meaning with Bullfrog Power

Manderley wants to help grow greener communities. This includes not only producing products that are better for the environment, like our Less Water Seed, but also by reducing our environmental footprint. Manderley is a proud partner of Bullfrog Power, Canada’s leading green energy provider. Bullfrog offers a way for individuals and organizations, like Manderley, across Canada to choose 100% green energy for their homes and businesses. Here’s how it works. Bullfrog Power ensures that for

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Feature Landscaper: Scott’s Sod Sales and Installation

If you live in the Calgary area, you may already be familiar with Scott’s Sod Sales and Installation. With 12 years in business, they have earned numerous accolades including the Consumer Choice Award for Best Sod Provider in Southern Alberta, as well as 3 Gold Awards for Best Landscaper in the Reader’s Choice Awards. Scott, owner of Scott’s Sod, treats every lawn as if it were his own, and even attends every installation personally. This level

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Green Streets to Get Active

For the second year in a row, Manderley was proud to supply Manderley Less Water Sod for the Come Alive Outside Green Street Challenge in Westport, Ontario. On June 30th, a team of volunteers transformed Fetch Murphy Way into a pop-up park for a full day of fun! Volunteers were on hand to lead games, BBQ up a storm, and ultimately, promote outdoor play. Starting the day with just some sod, a parachute and a

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JOIN US! In the fight against Childhood Cancer

Manderley is excited to announce that we are teaming up with CHEO to support a worthy cause! For the month of July, $20 from all Blue Cube Minis of Garden Soil sold in Ottawa through Manderley.com will be donated to the CHEO foundation Oncology fund. Help support our community while you Green Up! with Manderley this July. At any time, there are over 300 children and youth battling cancer at CHEO. Even though childhood cancers

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Manderley Renews Their Commitment to Environmental Sustainability

We are happy to announce that Manderley has once again earned ‘Green Certification’ at our Moose Creek, Ontario production facility. This achievement demonstrates our renewed commitment to environmental best practices at all levels of our business. But what does it really mean to be Green Certified, and why is it important? The Green Certification program, the first of its kind, was created by the Nursery Sod Growers Association of Ontario (NSGA), a non-profit organization dedicated

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Lending a Helping Hand with Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity does vital work, providing access to safe, decent and affordable housing to families in need, in Canada and beyond. This summer alone Habitat for Humanity Canada helped build 150 homes for 150 Canadian families in need. One such project brought Habitat for Humanity Greater Ottawa to Perth, Ontario for the first time. There they met the Talls; a family who came to Canada over ten years ago from Senegal, and since have

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They Asked and The Landscape Community Responded!

When a request for landscaping material donations was made by Synergy Youth and Community Development Society for their new building in Chestermere, Alberta, the response from the landscape industry in and around the area was nothing short of amazing. What was originally envisioned as a small-scale project turned into a 90,000 square foot park thanks to the hard work and donations of companies like Manderley. Synergy Youth and Community Development Society is a Not for

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Stop and Smell the Roses

On June 29th, just ahead of Canada’s 150th birthday, ceremonies were held to officially open the Alberta Legislature Rose Garden in Edmonton, Alberta. The ceremony marked the culmination of month of planning and hard work. The garden was both a green industry legacy project to celebrate our country’s sesquicentennial and a lasting gift to all Albertans. The Canada 150 Rose Garden was an idea put forward by Landscape Alberta to celebrate Canada’s important anniversary while

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We Celebrated Canada’s 150th Birthday by Transforming the Alexandra Bridge into a Picnic-worthy Park

On July 2nd, Manderley helped make history. As part of Canada’s 150th birthday celebrations, Ottawa 2017 organized the first ever Interprovincial Picnic on the Alexandra Bridge, spanning the Ottawa River between our Nation’s Capital and Gatineau. Our sod was prominently featured as this iconic experience that brought friends and family from all over the country together. From our farm in Moose Creek, Ontario, Manderley supplied 12,000 square feet of freshly harvested Less Water Sod. Installing

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Featured Landscaper – Twisted Rock Terrascape and Design

For over 30 years, Twisted Rock Terrascape and Design of Calgary has been using their expertise in the construction and earthworks industry to Green Up the city and surrounding area. Twisted Rock spent their early days as a sub-contractor to one of the biggest excavation companies in Alberta, a relationship that gave them hours and hours of training on a variety of machines. This experience set them on the right path to success in landscaping,

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