D5 - Formerly, Beach Garden Society & East York Garden Club
As a dry-shade gardener for 30+ years, Helen Battersby has a great appreciation for perseverance in the garden. She is a graduate of Ryerson's Landscape Design program and has spent nearly 15 years as a volunteer with the Toronto Master Gardeners. A member of GardenComm, the association for garden communicators, Helen has had her writing and photography published in GardenMaking and Trellis magazines and the UK digital magazine IntoGardens. With her sister Sarah, she writes the award-winning blog TorontoGardens.com and, since 2017, has been the publisher of what is now called the Toronto & Golden Horseshoe Gardener’s Journal. Helen has been a frequent presenter to groups in the GTA and beyond, plus as a volunteer speaker on the Master Gardeners of Ontario stages at Canada Blooms.
|Gardening||The Garden of Regrets||Zoom/In person|
|Gardening||Designing with See-Through Plants||Zoom/In person|
|Gardening||Talking the Walk – Buffalo Garden Walk||Zoom/In person|
|Vegetables||Ideas for Designing with Edible Plants||Zoom/In person|