At this time, events are being scheduled but may change without much notice depending on current covid-19 restrictions. Please check with the organizer for any you are interested in to get the most uptodate information.

Pakenham Hort Society Feb Meeting

St Andrews United Church Hall 2585 County Rd No 29, Pakenham

Scott Sigurdson of Indian Creek Orchard Gardens is our February speaker. He will be talking on "My Recovery from Permaculture: A lighthearted discussion of what worked and what didn't, using new age farming techniques"

CANCELLED – Pakenham Hort Society Mar Meeting

St Andrews United Church Hall 2585 County Rd No 29, Pakenham

Lis Allison (Pine Ridge Studio and Gardens), “Fascinating Ferns” Learn about the wonderful and under-appreciated world of ferns, and how to use them in your garden. Over the past 18 years on her patch of land on the Carp Ridge, Lis Allison has developed gardens around the buildings, put in trails through the woods, and […]

CANCELLED – Pakenham Hort Society Apr Meeting

St Andrews United Church Hall 2585 County Rd No 29, Pakenham

Rebecca Last (Master Gardener and NRCan Gardening for Wellness Coordinator), “Plant Guilds: Taking Companion Planting to the Next Level” This presentation will encourages you to think in terms of modifying your conventional gardening strategies to begin creating a self-sustaining ecosystem that will become more productive and result in less work over time. Building on the […]

Pakenham Hort Plant Sale CANCELLED

Five Span Seed and Seed 2488 County Rd No 29, Pakenham

Plant sale - hardy perennials, garden art etc Postponed until Sept 2020

CANCELLED – Pakenham Hort Society May Meeting and Spring Flower Show

St Andrews United Church Hall 2585 County Rd No 29, Pakenham

Sylvia Van Oort (Sylvia’s 4th Line Florals), “Growing and Cutting Fresh and Dried flowers—the Easy Way” Sylvia’s 4th Line Florals is a flower farm and florist that began as a small plot in a vegetable garden and now grows annual cut flowers, perennial cut flowers, as well as woody plants for cutting, on over three […]

Cancelled – Pakenham Hort Society June Meeting and Summer Flower Show

St Andrews United Church Hall 2585 County Rd No 29, Pakenham

Suzanne Patry (Whitehouse Pernnials), “2020’s Top New Plants for Sun and Shade” Known for their outstanding collection of daylilies, this nursery also specializes in Hostas and shade perennials. Their beautiful display gardens are always a delight, and Suzanne and Bruce always try the new introductions first before they sell them. So you can count on […]

Pakenham Hort Society Sept Meeting – Zoom meeting

Joanne Dowling (Ottawa Vermi Gro), “Vermiculture and Composting” Learn how manage worms to break down organic matter and produce worm castings that enhance plant growth and combat common plant diseases. This will be a Zoom meeting. Access to the meeting will be sent via email.

Pakenham Hort Society Feb Meeting – Zoom

Virtual Zoom meeting

Albert Suarez Esteban (Nature’s Apprentice Farm), “No Till Gardening” Alberto is originally from Spain where he grew up helping on his grandparents’ farm. His love of nature led him to a career in ecology. During his 10 years in academia, he realized how damaging industrial agriculture can be. He believes in the enormous potential of […]

Pakenham Hort Society Mar Meeting – Zoom

Virtual Zoom meeting

Sylvia Van Oort (Sylvia’s 4th Line Florals), “Growing and Cutting Fresh and Dried flowers—the Easy Way” Sylvia’s 4th Line Florals is a flower farm and florist that began as a small plot in a vegetable garden and now grows annual cut flowers, perennial cut flowers, as well as woody plants for cutting, on over three […]

Pakenham Hort Society Apr Meeting – Zoom

Virtual Zoom meeting

Rob Lyle (greenhaus inc.) “Growing with Hydroponics” Rob’s second career, greenshaus inc., was founded in 2018 for the purpose of promoting innovative sustainable agricultural practices through the use of technically innovative, low carbon footprint, passive solar commercial greenhouses. His 2,000-square-foot high-tech greenhouse on the north side of March Road east of Almonte, is currently producing […]