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Including Facts and Hints - Articles on the Garden Ontario web site.

OHA does not verify the facts contained in the articles associated with these links.  Please use the information provided as a starting point for research into various topics of interest.   Listing a link does not imply OHA endorsement of an organization, its principles or its policies.

Gardening program for seniors
http://www.wildaboutgardening.org/en/backyard/section1/index.htm

Dealing with wildlife
http://www.wildaboutgardening.org/en/attracting/section6/index.htm
http://www.wildaboutgardening.org/en/get_started/section1/index.htm

Create A butterfly garden
http://www.virtualmuseum.ca/Exhibitions/Butterflies/english/gardening/index.html

Pesticides and alternatives
http://www.wildaboutgardening.org/en/get_started/section4/index.htm

Lawns
www.organiclandscape.org/facts/AssessingYourLawn.pdf

Green Solutions

http://www.qc.ec.gc.ca/ecotrucs/solutionsvertes/indexe.htm

Beneficial insects
http://www.wildaboutgardening.org/en/attracting/section5/index.htm
http://www.wildaboutgardening.org/en/attracting/section1/index.htm

Using native plants
http://www.wildaboutgardening.org/en/growing/section1/index.htm

Mapping your backyard
http://www.wildaboutgardening.org/en/get_started/section3/index.htm

Water conservation & composting http://www.wildaboutgardening.org/en/get_started/section5/index.htm

Waterwise tip for the summer season http://www.ec.gc.ca/water/en/info/pubs/brochure/e_iwdww5.htm

Zone maps
http://www.wildaboutgardening.org/en/growing/section3/index.htm

Composting
25 Questions and Answers about Composting

http://www.compost.org/qna.html
Mulching - A Fancy word for "Being on Top of the Soil http://www.compost.org/mulchingPR.html
Compost Tea - A Nourishing refreshment for your plants http://www.compost.org/compostteaPR.html

Water gardens
http://biosphere.ec.gc.ca/site.asp?l=en&dossier=/actu/doss&page=doss_00016

Poisonous plants
Canadian Poisonous Plants Information System

http://www.cbif.gc.ca/pls/pp/poison?p_x=px

 

Resources for youth gardeners
Kids Valley Garden

http://www.typodermic.com/garden/

Plants: Eco-Field Guide http://www.ecokids.ca/pub/eco_info/topics/field_guide/plants/index.cfm
Forests: Seeing the Forest and the Trees http://www.ecokidsonline.com/pub/eco_info/topics/forests/index.cfm
Tree Planting Tips http://www.ecokidsonline.com/pub/fun_n_games/printables/activities/assets/science_nature/tree_planting.pdf
Adopt a Frog: Protecting Frog Habitat http://www.ecokidsonline.com/pub/eco_info/topics/frogs/adoption/index.cfm
Toad-allyCoolQuiz

http://www.torontozoo.com/adoptapond/
Junior Master Gardeners

http://www.jmgkids.us/

Growing Avocadoes

http://www.ottawahort.org/avocado.htm

Jardin des jeunes branches [Jardin botanique de Montreal]

http://www2.ville.montreal.qc.ca/jardin/jeunes/accueil.htm

The Great Plant Escape

http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/gpe/gpe.html

Worm World

http://yucky.kids.discovery.com/flash/worm/ 

Facts and Hints - Articles on the Garden Ontario web site.

Plants - Information about specific plants

Wildlife - Information about animals & insects in your garden

Guides - Help on exhibiting or starting a new type of gardening

Miscellaneous - Facts that don't fit any where else!

Did You Know

You can learn all sorts of facts and obtain information about gardening by visiting an Ontario Horticultural Association Society meeting in your area.

These meetings are open to the public and usually include guest speakers on a variety of interesting topics.

Find a Society near you!

 


 

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