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March 28: Robert Bowles “Dragonflies & Damselflies”

Bob Bowles was born raised on Bowles Hill in the Beaver Valley in a small farming community in Grey County south of Owen Sound. He worked for 32 years as … Continue reading

March 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

Garden Show: Get your Tickets BEFORE the Show

Tickets for the 2018 Garden Show are now available at selected local shops, and also ONLINE. eTickets do not have to be printed — they can be scanned directly from … Continue reading

March 4, 2018 · Leave a comment

February 28: Marian Jean “Dahlias from History to Harvest”

Marian’s first memories of Dahlias are in her Grandfather’s garden in Scotland where the plants held their beautiful blooms well over her head. Marian’s love of gardening comes from both … Continue reading

January 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

January 24: Cauleen Viscoff “Take Your Garden from Lousy to Lush in 10 Steps”

As an artist, writer, designer, speaker and an award-winning gardener, Cauleen is co-ordinator of the Barnardo Garden, board member of the Peterborough Horticultural Society,  the Ontario co-ordinator for PlantWatch and … Continue reading

January 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

November 22: Marg Burley “Houseplants: Orchids and Beyond”

Burley’s Gardens in Peterborough is the stunning work of the dynamic horticultural duo, Marg and Bob Burley. For over 18 years, they have developed 12 distinct gardens across their 2 … Continue reading

November 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

2018 Garden Show

Save the Dates! The 2018 Peterborough Garden Show will be held on April 13-14-15, 2018.

October 18, 2017 · Leave a comment

October 25: Jacob Rodenburg “Pathway to Stewardship — How We Teach Children about the Environment”

Jacob is the Executive Director of Camp Kawartha, an award winning outdoor education centre and summer camp. The camp operates as a residential outdoor centre, a summer camp and as … Continue reading

October 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

September 27: Leslie Abram “Secret lives of small creatures in your garden”

Leslie is a naturalist, environmental advocate, teacher, and photographer who lives north of Brighton, Ontario. Leslie’s goal with her photography is to ignite people’s curiosity about the amazing living things … Continue reading

September 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

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