|Get started on your beautiful garden. Local plant societies are beginning their plant sales for 2012.|
Toronto Gardeners in the east end won’t want to miss the upcoming 2012 Beach Garden Society plant sale. The sale is tailor-made for city gardens, with personally chosen Beach Babies (see below), hand-selected Connoisseur Collection plants and great bargains on member-grown perennial plants.
|Map: How to get to the Beach Garden Society|
Location: Adam Beck Community Centre,
77 Lawlor Ave.
(N of Kingston Rd., W of Victoria Park Ave.)
[UPDATE: DATE! Saturday, May 19]
Time: 9 am – 11:30 am (or sooner, if all the plants are gone!)
Try these beautiful combinations, perfect for Beach gardens.
Try these: Dianthus gratiopolitanus ‘Bath’s Pink’
Monarda didyma ‘Raspberry Wine’
To pair with: Cheddar Pinks • Anise Hyssop • Lavender • Bee Balm
BOLD AND BEAUTIFUL
Try these: Ligularia dentata ‘Midnight Lady’
Hosta ‘August Moon’
Astilbe arendsii ‘Bridal Veil’
To pair with: Dame’s Rocket • Hosta • False Spirea • Snowy Woodrush
Carex elata ‘Bowles Golden’
Epimedium youngianum ‘Niveum’
Heuchera americana ‘Dale’s Strain’
To pair with: Golden Sedge Grass • Barrenwort • Coral Bells • Christmas Fern