Speaker Series: November 2014

November 24
A Seedy Affair
Seeds are so tiny but complex little powerhouses.
Sherrie Benson and Barry Greig from the Devonian Botanic Garden will address various aspects of working with seeds including the logistics of seed collection, seed cleaning, and seed storage. The physiology of a seed and seed propagation techniques such as seed stratification, scarification and acid treatment will also be addressed. The value of Heirloom seeds will also be featured.
In the Atrium

Winterscapes with Neil Lang (EHS) and Aurea Siemens (City of Edmonton)
Joyce Fuerst of Pine Cone Plus: “Get the jump on Christmas for home decor and gift ...

Festive Holiday Container Workshop

Learn the basics of floral design while creating a holiday centrepiece. Participants will leave with a beautiful holiday arrangement. All supplies are included.

 Tuesday, December 2,  7 – 9 pm at the EHS Office, 10746 – 178 Street, Edmonton
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Three Programs Wrap Up with Success!

Three Programs Wrap Up with Success!

Thanks to avid gardeners in the Edmonton region, public support and great volunteers, our Garden Competition, Garden Tour, and Front Yards in Bloom had another successful year. See photos of the Tour Gardens here and a report here. Find a list of Garden Competition winners here and plan to attend the Awards night for a slide show of the winning gardens. See the Front Yards in Bloom wrap-up here.


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Common Tansy

Common Tansy

Common tansy (Tanacetum vulgare), a member of the sunflower family, is frequently seen throughout Alberta along roadsides and rivers. This perennial has branched, erect stems[see more...]

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Festival Container Workshop: Dec 2


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