Calgary is a city of diverse weather, elevation and soil types depending on where you are. You could be high on Signal Hill or next to the river in Elbow Park; on flat, fertile ground north of the airport or way up by Rocky Ridge with plenty of precipitation and wind.
If you love to garden and are looking for a new Calgary home, consider the style and size of home you want but consider the conditions for the type of things you want to grow and enjoy.
In Alberta, we have some fairly awesome hail storms every year. People grab that golf-ball sized hail and store it in their freezers as proof. More often than not, areas on the north end of Calgary and up into the Airdrie district are typically hardest hit.
We have a semi-arid climate with…