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President’s Message – Winter 2023

President’s Message – Winter 2023

by Greg Merlin It’s that time of year when all the seed and plant catalogues start arriving in the mail and we begin to dream of spring. Looking at all those beautiful glossy photographs and thinking how great that plant and that plant and that 

Welcome

Welcome

Whether you have a large gardens, small gardens, patio or balcony gardens, or even no garden at all; we welcome everyone whose curiosity, passion and love for such unique spaces which has led you to us. Our many activities and volunteer opportunities give our experts 

Annual Plant Sale

Annual Plant Sale

Don’t miss OGC’s annual plant sale on Saturday May 27th.

BUS TRIPS

OGC assumes no responsibility if you attend these trips. They are recommended by ourformer Greenleaf editor. All details can be found by visiting the respective websites. OGC hasno further information on these tours. http://www.canxplore.ca a bus trip to RBG, Whistling Gardens, and Northland Nursery onThursday, 

TREES FOR LIFE

TREES FOR LIFE

The following is what was received from another club that was very successful.  We will be trying this but be warned that there may not be an opportunity for any warranties.  The OGC is not responsible if your purchase does not survive.  You must also 

19th Annual Peony Festival

19th Annual Peony Festival

155 Arena St., Oshawa10 a.m. to 4 p.m.Saturday June 10 and Sunday June 11 https://www.oshawa.ca/en/parks-recreation-and-culture/peony-festival.aspx#Program-Details

ASK A GARDENER

ASK A GARDENER

Oshawa Garden Club – Ask A Gardener If you have garden questions here’s your chance to talk to experienced gardeners from the Oshawa Garden Club. Feel free to bring pictures! Tuesday June 6, 2023 – 6-7:30 pmOshawa Public Libraries – Delpark Homes Community Centre Branch 

Drought Tolerant Plants

Drought Tolerant Plants

October 16th with Anna Mizyn. Anna is originally from Poland, and came to Canada in 1989. In Poland she spent 2 years at Horticultural College, and worked at the local Farmers Co-op. In her spare time she worked in local orchards, and grew and sold 

Weed Identification in the Garden

Weed Identification in the Garden

July 10th with Richard Dickinson. Richard has over 35 years of field experience as a vegetation biologist. He has worked for several government agencies, departments and universities, including Toronto Region Conservation Authority, Ministry of Natural Resources, and the University of Toronto. He is currently involved 

Birds, Bees and Butterflies

Birds, Bees and Butterflies

June 12th with Paul Oliver . Paul Oliver is an avid birder and is the founder of Urban Nature Store, with eight locations, including the online store www.UrbanNatureStore.ca and the Urban Nature Store at 370 Taunton Road East, in Oshawa. The Urban Nature Store offers