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November 24: Cathy Kavassalis, “Small Trees for Small Spaces”

Catherine Kavassalis is a passionate gardener and conservationist. She is a Master Gardener and loves to answer questions posed in the popular Master Gardeners of Ontario Facebook forum. Catherine loves to garden and believes that caring for plants is critical for our well being and that of our planet. She enjoys learning and sharing knowledge and by doing so endeavors to stimulate interest and awe in the living world.

Small Trees for a Small Spaces: Often called the backbone of a garden, trees and shrubs give a yard structure and form. They provide benefits of year round beauty, while improving our environment and providing food and habitat for wildlife. How do you choose the right tree for your space? Native is best for biodiversity, but fruit bearing trees may be more to your taste. Large trees can be kept small, but there are many small trees and large shrubs that may be a better fit. The possibilities for small spaces, while not endless are extensive. Come and get a few ideas for creating your own small oasis.

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