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February 24: Carlotta James ‘Monarch Ultra & Eco-Landscaping’

Carlotta James is an eco-landscaper, community outreach specialist and long-distance runner. Carlotta graduated from the University of Toronto with an honours bachelor of arts in international relations and political science, … Continue reading

February 4, 2021 · Leave a comment

January 27: Beatrice Chan “Summer Roads Flower Company; The Journey”

Beatrice Chan is the farmer and heart behind Summer Roads Flower Co. She has a love for all living things and loves living close to the land. She has a … Continue reading

January 12, 2021 · Leave a comment

We’re “on hold”, currently…

Just a quick note to let everyone know that the Society is currently “on hold”.  Due to Covid-19 restrictions, we cannot meet.  We’ve cancelled all of the meetings from March … Continue reading

June 17, 2020 · Leave a comment

January 22: Erin Muscutt “Fossilized Plants that Still Exist Today”

Erin Muscutt has been professionally gardening for 25 years.  She graduated from Durham College with a diploma in General Arts & Science.  Later she attended Humber College where she attained … Continue reading

January 13, 2020 · Leave a comment

November 27: Vikki Whitney “Winterscaping: Not your average holiday decor”

Victoria Whitney is the General Manager of Griffin’s Greenhouses, her family business operating in Peterborough, 5 km north of Trent University. Griffin’s is currently celebrating its 43rd year of helping … Continue reading

November 7, 2019 · Leave a comment

October 23: Nikola Warnock “An Introduction to Alpine Troughs and Scree Gardening”

Nikola has enjoyed gardening and nature from a young age. She majored in sculpture at Mount Allison University and believes that gardening is a very sculptural experience. She has her … Continue reading

October 7, 2019 · Leave a comment

September 25: Thom Luloff “Gardening & Critters: The Perfect Mix”

Thom Luloff is a Professor of Fish and Wildlife Sciences at Fleming College, having completed his degree in medical science from the University of Western Ontario. In addition to teaching he … Continue reading

September 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

June 26: Suzanne Catty “Distilling Demo: How essential oils and hydrosols are extracted”

Suzanne is an internationally recognized researcher and practitioner in the fields of aromatherapy and holistic health.  She learned the European traditional and medicinal uses of plants from her family, especially … Continue reading

June 10, 2019 · Leave a comment

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