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A Garden from Scratch: The Development of our Galloway Garden since 2010
Carole and Ian Bainbridge will show how they built their new garden in Scotland that includes rock, boulder, scree and crevice beds, a stumpery and a pond
Carole and Ian Bainbridge will share with us the process by which they created and built a new garden over the past 10+ years. The garden has rock, boulder, scree and crevice beds, a stumpery and a pond, and more traditional shrub and herbaceous beds including a New Zealand bed.
Drs Carole and Ian Bainbridge are both keen rock gardeners from south-west Scotland. Ian’s career was in nature conservation and ecology; he was Chief Ecological Adviser to the Sottish Government, and Head of ScienceView more
In-person is open to all (members & non-members)
Virtual is only available to members of the Ontario Rock Garden and Hardy Plant Society.
777 Lawrence Ave E, North York, ON M3C 1P2
Paid parking is available in the lot directly adjacent to the gardens for $2.50 per hour. Paid parking is enforced 24 hours a day. Overnight parking is not permitted. Payment may be made by credit card, coin or via mobile app: iParkMe.
Funds from paid parking go directly to the Toronto Botanical Garden, which is a registered charity. These funds will support the long-term sustainability of TBG’s mandate – horticulture, education, conservation and research – as TBG develops a world-class botanical garden for Toronto.
Free parking is offered to Toronto Botanical Garden members as a membership benefit. Regular visitors to the gardens are encouraged to become members to enjoy the benefits and support the greening of our city. Memberships start at $45 per year.