Maria Nunes - Around Town - Front Yards of Toronto
Sunday, February 3, 2019
Emieke Geldof

February 25, 2019 Meeting

Meetings are held at the Bonar-Parkdale Presbyterian Church, 250 Dunn Avenue, just south of Queen Street West. Arrive after 6:30pm and enjoy coffee and cookies while you chat, and ask questions!

Toronto’s traditional Kentucky bluegrass lawns edged with cookie cutter foundation beds and the odd city-planted tree of yesteryear have given way to a myriad of interpretations of the all important front yard. From stalwart traditionalists to food growers, ‘naturalized’ to meticulously curated plantings,Toronto’s cosmopolitian status is reflected in its home gardens.

Article originally appeared on The Horticultural Societies of Parkdale & Toronto (
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