When: September 2023 (Date & Time TBA)
Where: Hidden Habitat
2017 Southwood Road
Kilworthy, ON P0E 1G0
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.
The workshop will begin with a basic introduction to native plants and a tour of the Hidden Habitat gardens and meadows in the making.
In the workshop participants will:
- learn about different meadow ecosystems in Ontario
- learn which plants are ideal to grow in your meadow
- learn different methods of lawn removal with hands-on tutorials
- learn how and when to seed a meadow with hands-on tutorials
- learn how to prepare and maintain your meadow
- leave excited about starting your own meadow
- take home a complimentary meadow starter seed pack
- enjoy time to browse and shop in the nursery
The workshop will be held partially outdoors and hands-on so please dress for the weather and for the garden. A handout will be provided but note-taking and photos are welcome throughout the workshop.
Registration opening soon.