Canada Blooms

Visit the nine designer gardens created to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday with the theme ‘Oh Canada’, buy gardening products, hear from a range of inspiring guest speakers every day, learn at one of our many workshops and browse stalls selling a wide range of gardening products, landscaping services and plants.
Open 10am daily, closing time varies from 6pm to 9pm
Enercare Center 100 Princes’ Blvd, Toronto.

River cruising and garden visiting in North America with Botanica

When it comes to river cruising combined with garden visiting, most keen gardeners think of Europe. But in September 2016 I will be hosting my second trip for Botanica up the rivers, lakes and canals that connect the US and Canada.
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Which gardens make your heart sing?

When I first took an interest in garden design, it was all about the look. Some combination of colours, textures and forms would jump out at me from a page and I would ooh and aah about how beautiful it was. Continue reading “Which gardens make your heart sing?”