Events

Designing Your Native Landscape Workshop

May 12th
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Royal Botanical Gardens, Classroom 5
680 Plains Road West, Burlington

 
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$40 

At the “Designing Your Native Landscape” workshop you will be taught how to choose and maintain native plant gardens and what type is right for your property. You will learn about how to work with the soil you have and how to incorporate raised garden beds into your design. You will also have a chance to speak one-on-one with a garden expert about a plan for your property. The workshop includes a tour of a native garden at the Royal Botanical Gardens, a catered lunch, resources and giveaways.

The speakers include:
Erin Mallon, Stewardship Technician - Cootes to Escarpment EcoPark
Charlie Briggs, Staff Gardener – Royal Botanical Gardens
Tara Nolan, Author and Raised Garden Bed Expert
Crystal Bradford and Liam Kijewski, Native Garden Designers and owners of Wildlife Gardening
Sean James, Master Gardener and owner of Sean James Consulting and Design

Registration Required


2018-05-12 09:00:00 2018-05-12 16:00:00 America/Toronto Designing Your Native Landscape Workshop At the “Designing Your Native Landscape” workshop you will be taught how to choose and maintain native plant gardens and what type is right for your property. You will learn about how to work with the soil you have and how to incorporate raised garden beds into your design. You will also have a chance to speak one-on-one with a garden expert about a plan for your property. The workshop includes a tour of a native garden at the Royal Botanical Gardens, a catered lunch, resources and giveaways. The speakers include:Erin Mallon, Stewardship Technician - Cootes to Escarpment EcoParkCharlie Briggs, Staff Gardener – Royal Botanical GardensTara Nolan, Author and Raised Garden Bed ExpertCrystal Bradford and Liam Kijewski, Native Garden Designers and owners of Wildlife GardeningSean James, Master Gardener and owner of Sean James Consulting and Design Registration Required Royal Botanical Gardens, Classroom 5680 Plains Road West, Burlington  Register