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News Letter

Our July issue is out!


• Snip and Snack in your Veggie Patch – things you didn’t know you could eat
• Growing Yucca as a Garden Shrub
• Containers with Alluring scents
• Red Maple
• Weed Torch
• False Indigo

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Get Your Facts!

These fact sheets and information documents have been written and peer-reviewed by our members.  The Resource links are to sites where you can find reliable information.

Each fact sheet has detailed information about one plant, or one pest or disease.

Here you will find general information about good gardening practices, classes of plants (trees, perennials, etc), native plants, host plants etc

Sites where you can find reliable information.

Spread the Word, not the Worm!

The Alcove Garden

Learn about the Alcove Garden at Kitchissipi United Church – a native garden tended by Master Gardeners of Ottawa Carleton members

" In the past, we have asked one thing of our gardens: that they be pretty. Now they have to support life, sequester carbon, feed pollinators and manage water. ”

Master Gardeners of Ontario Inc. is a registered volunteer run charity. Your donation will be greatly appreciated and will help defray the costs of delivery of our services. 
You will receive a tax receipt by email at the time of your donation.

If you direct your donation to the OTTAWA-CARLETON group, MGOI will forward the entire donation to us.