Native plants have a reputation of being wild and unruly, ignoring boundaries and growing wherever they wish. This reputation makes some gardeners wary of allowing them in their gardens. This is ...
Gardening for Wildlife in Support of the Muskoka Conservancy, $35
August 10, 2017 | 6pm to 8pm
Grow wild and think beyond a pollinator patch or songbird garden. This workshop will take an ecosystem approach to gardening with a focus on plant selection, design techniques and maintenance must do’s (and don’ts). 100% of the workshop fees will go to the Muskoka Conservancy
Design Your Own Wildlife Garden, $65
August 12, 2017 | 1pm to 4pm
Design your own wildlife garden with the expert help of Hidden Habitat. This workshop is perfect for the DIY’er that may just need a little guidance on plant selection and design. Participants will leave with their own personalized garden design plan and the motivation to get their hands dirty for wildlife. Limited space of 5 participants.
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Lose the Lawn, Create a Meadow, $35
Saturday September 16, 2017 | 1pm to 4pm
Whether you want to turn a small piece of your lawn into a haven for birds and butterflies, or have a field you want to return to a productive landscape for wildlife, this workshop will help you create your very own meadow environment.
Growing Native Plants from Seed, $35
Saturday October 14, 2017 | 1pm to 4pm
Just in time for winter sowing, learn the basics of how to grow your own native plants from seed, as well as some tips and tricks that will bring better results. The workshop will cover how to responsibly collect seeds, how to store them and how to germinate them indoors and outdoors.
Holiday Planters au Natural, $TBA (containers not provided)
Saturday November 18, 2017 | 1pm to 4pm
Details coming soon.