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Registration Now Open for Summer: Download the Latest Program Guide

Registration Now Open for Summer: Download the Latest Program Guide

TBG is one of the best places to learn about plants, gardening and horticulture. Join the hundreds of adults who share your interest and learn from experts in the field. Day, evening, and weekend...

Posted in: TBG Adult Education

Gardening

Gardening

The “Wow” Factor Tuesday, March 25, 7 to 9 p.m. Public $32; Members $25 Does your garden need a little eye candy? Learn how to create a moveable feast with tropicals and houseplants around the...

Posted in: TBG Adult Education

Winter: Jobs To Do

Winter: Jobs To Do

Evaluate the placement, form and framework of evergreens, trees and shrubs, ornaments and structures. Make notes for changes and additions. Carefully tie twine to damaged or crossing tree and...

Posted in: Gardening How-Tos

Summer Reading Club (Ages 6 to 9)

Summer Reading Club (Ages 6 to 9)

At the Weston Family Library, kids can sign out books from our children’s collection, enjoy activities and story time and earn seeds to plant in the TBG garden. Come back each week to celebrate...

Posted in: Library Programs, TBGkids

Top 10 spring plants

Top 10 spring plants

These spring flowering plants put on a stunning display in the gardens of the Toronto Botanical Garden. Perennials Eranthis hyemalis(Winter aconite) Zone 3 [caption id="attachment_3936"...

Posted in: Flower Bulbs, Perennials, Shrubs, Trees & Vines

Spring gardening checklist

Spring gardening checklist

Enjoy the spring weather and get out into the garden. Here's a month-by-month checklist of what you can be doing to prepare for another great season! March Clear leaf mulch from the crowns of...

Posted in: Gardening How-Tos

10 Tips to get kids growing

10 Tips to get kids growing

It's easy -- and fun -- to get kids involved in gardening, Here are 10 ideas to get you started. 1. “Start small,” says Zora Ignjatovic, an enthusiastic supporter of community gardens. She...

Posted in: news, TBGkids

Search and find: a fun garden activity for toddlers

Search and find: a fun garden activity for toddlers

Toddlers from 1 to 3 will have fun discovering the things that they might find in a garden. Ask your tot to look at the picture of this garden and find the image of each of the following...

Posted in: TBGkids

From the Stacks: A Moment for our Magazines

From the Stacks: A Moment for our Magazines

In my relatively short time as TBG’s Head Librarian, I've observed that an often overlooked area of the collection is our diverse assortment of magazines and journals. If you've been into the...

Posted in: News From the Stacks, Weston Family Library

The well-outfitted gardener

The well-outfitted gardener

From tip to toe, here’s what experts favour in gardening garb and gear. · Mark Hartley loves his Tilley hat · Felco pruners are the secateurs of choice for Sheila Murray · Gloves are...

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