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Title - About the Gardens

Coming Events, Spring 2014

Wednesday, March 5, 7pm: Annual General Meeting
Featured speaker: David Weir
"The Changing Role of Botanic Gardens in the 21st Century"

Sunday, May 4, 8am - 4pm: Spring Plant Sale
Friends of Summerland Gardens Annual Spring Plant Sale
The Friends of Summerland Ornamental Gardens annual Spring Plant Sale has been a very popular regional event for many years. There are always heirloom vegetables, unusual flowers and shrubs, and much more. This year, it's 1 day only. Come early for the best selection!

Spring Workshops

Friday, Feb 21, 1:30 - 3:00: Tree Fruit Pruning
Charlotte Leaming

Saturday, March 8, 10am - 12 noon: Native Plants and Gardens in the South Okanagan
Dennis St. John and Eva Antonijevic
Join Dennis St John and Eva Antonijevic to learn about many benefits to landscaping with native plants.
Click to pre-register

Saturday, March 15, 10am - 12 noon: Xeriscape is not Zeroscape
Eva Antonijevic

Saturday, March 22, 10am - 12 noon: Rain Garden Design and Installation
Donna Lane and Lindsay Bourque

Saturday, March 29, 10am - 12 noon: Waterboxx Installation & Tour
Dennis St. John and Eva Antonijevic

Saturday, April 12, 10am - 12 noon: DIY Rain Barrel Primer
Zoe Kirk and Eva Antonijevic

Tuesday, April 22, 10am - 12 noon: Low Water Lawn Care, Low Labour
Kathryn McCourt, as part of Summerland Earth Week Series

Saturday, April 26, 1pm - 3pm: Composting Workshop
Cameron Baughen, as part of Summerland Earth Week

Saturday, May 31, 10am - 12 noon: Xeriscape Landscaping
Sara Williams
Join celebrated author Sara Williams as she explores the topic of Creating the Prairie Xeriscape: dealing with low maintenance, water-conserving landscaping.