From Field to Plate

We use the produce we have grown here on the farm or from other local producers as much as possible for our homemade menu items at Chez Pepere.

Fall Colours

The stunning seasonal Autumn beauty of the leaf colour changes along the Groundhog River in the Northern Ontario Boreal Forest.

Autumn Sunshine

It has been a week of rather blah weather outside with the cool temperatures, rain and overcast skies. Today is no exception, but despite the less than ideal weather the Sunflowers outside the cafés west facing windows have all started to bloom in earnest. I will be honest I was getting a bit nervous that…

Bulbs Have Arrived!!!

Our bulbs have arrived! Specialty Tulips, Hyacinths, Daffodils, Anemones, Ranunculus, Crocus, Dwarf Iris and Garlic Bulbs are here. Shop our Online store for selection or head over during regular business hours. Bulbs are available for shipping on request.

Fall Baking

Fresh baked fall inspired desserts available at the cafe this week. Apple Crumble Pies, Cranberry Apple Maple Crumble Pies, Pumpkin Snickerdoodles with Marshmallow filling, and Frosted Pumpkin Breads. All of our other regular desserts are also available including cookies, buttertarts and dessert bars.

First Frost?

A quick walk through the gardens this morning before heading to Chez Pepere to check for frost and damage. All the plants look good just a little frost on the car but that’s it. Made it another day. Can you believe the strawberries are still going??? These are our West Coast Seed Fresca Strawberries. They…

Bulbs for Fall Planting and Spring 2022 Blooms

Order your Fall Bulbs for Spring 2022 blooms now. We have a wide selection of Tulips, Narcissus, Crocus, Dwarf Iris, Hyacinths, Amarylis, Cyclamen, Anemone, and Ranunculus. Bulbs are available for instore pick up or shipping throughout Canada at the end of September 2021.

Almost Ready!

Tomorrow is the big day! We will be back to our regular hours 10-4 Tuesday to Saturday for Take out and Order Pick up until the lock down is over.

Seedling Availability List

Seed and Seedling List of varieties available for preorder for the Spring 2021 Season. Fruits, Vegetables, Perennials and Annual Flowers will be ready for pick up in Late May/Early June. Seeds are available for pick up or mail order any time while in stock.