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TBG hosts Aster Awards on Thursday, November 21, 2013

TBG hosts Aster Awards on Thursday, November 21, 2013

The Toronto Botanical Garden’s inaugural Aster Awards celebrate three extraordinary individuals whose work has inspired us to connect with nature and to appreciate both its immense power and...

Posted in: news

Scout and Guides Badge Programs

Scout and Guides Badge Programs

Toronto Botanical Garden offers exciting hands-on programming for Scouts and Guides that promotes nature awareness and exploration. These unique programs are designed to help participants work...

Posted in: TBGkids, Tours

Sprout Club (ages 1 to 3)

Sprout Club (ages 1 to 3)

Looking for an engaging program that will entertain and enrich early development? Introduce your toddler to nature through songs, crafts, puzzles, sensory activities and more. Spend some time...

Posted in: TBGkids

Library Story Time (ages 1 to 3)

Library Story Time (ages 1 to 3)

Bring your toddler for weekly nature stories and songs in the Weston Family Library. FREE No registration required. Mondays, 11:10 to 11:40 a.m. January 27 to June 9, 2014 September 22 to...

Posted in: TBGkids, Weston Family Library

Paul’s Plant Picks: Alliums Continue to Shine

Paul’s Plant Picks: Alliums Continue to Shine

Mourning Cloak (Nymphalis antiopa) on Allium ‘Millenium’ Allium ‘Millenium’ piqued my interest back in May when we received about 20 plants for our annual TBG plant sale. As I have...

Posted in: news, Paul's Plant Picks

New Eco-Product: JewellWater will extend the life of your flowers

New Eco-Product: JewellWater will extend the life of your flowers

Grow healthier plants and extend the life of your flowers! JewellWater uses energized quartz crystals to align water molecules. What does that mean? The water takes on a new energy state from the...

Posted in: Garden Shop, news

Audio Tours available in the Garden Shop

Audio Tours available in the Garden Shop

TBG is now offering handheld audio tours  of the gardens. These audio tours are easy to use and can be done at your own pace by following a map and/or signs in the garden. Just punch in the...

Posted in: Press Release, Tours

Paul’s Plant Pick: Does it Flower all Season Long?

Paul’s Plant Pick: Does it Flower all Season Long?

One of the comments I most frequently hear when I do presentations or lead a garden tour is, ‘‘I want a perennial that blooms all season.’’ Personally, this has never been a real selling...

Posted in: Paul's Plant Picks, Perennials

$60 Rain barrels: Back by popular demand!!!

$60 Rain barrels: Back by popular demand!!!

Gardeners know that every drop of water is precious in the garden. Rainwater is ideal for gardens as it does not contain chlorine or fluoride found in tap water. The Toronto Botanical Garden is...

Posted in: Garden Shop, news

Garden Shop: Let It Rain

Garden Shop: Let It Rain

Garden Shop is delighted to carry these eye-catching folding umbrellas inspired by nature. Created by Galleria Enterprises, Inc., each umbrella boldly displays an aspect of the natural world. From...

Posted in: Garden Shop, news

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