Tuesday
Sep302014

Colborne Lodge Heritage Gardens

The gardens at Colborne Lodge, surrounding the picturesque cottage at the south end of High Park, the home of John and Jemima Howard, have long been supported by the Horticultural Societies of Parkdale & Toronto.

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Tuesday
Sep302014

Grafton Community Garden

I’d say that even though it’s not official, the Grafton Community Gardeners have taken over the entire Grafton Avenue Parkette.

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Tuesday
Oct072014

Roncesvalles United Church Garden

As the church garden is on busy Roncesvalles Avenue I felt it needed to generate a sense of calmness and beauty amongst the hustle and bustle of city life. So I chose a Monet-inspired garden palette of pastel blues, pinks, whites and soft yellows. Silver/blue foliage will help knit it all together.

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Monday
Oct062014

St. George Hanging Baskets

It doesn’t seem like too long ago that the Hort agreed to take on the task of assembling hanging baskets to be suspended around the cloisters of the garden close at St. George the Martyr Church, but this was actually among one of the first projects enthusiastically adopted by the Hort some twenty years ago.

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Tuesday
Sep302014

The Garden Party

The Garden Party is a giving garden. Since 2007 The Garden Party has been growing and donating herbs and vegetables to various food banks and food kitchens.

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Monday
Oct062014

Wreaths At Allan Gardens

Since the winter of 2009, the Hort has established a tradition of making and donating a wreath to honour our historic connection to Allan Gardens.

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