We have combined the resources of the Peterborough Horticultural Society, the Peterborough
and Area Master Gardeners and the annual Peterborough Garden Show to provide a comprehensive
source of information for gardeners.
In honour of our 25th anniversary, the Peterborough and Area Master Gardeners Are
offering a Garden Tour of 10 interesting gardens in Peterborough.
You can find more details about the tour here>
June 21, 2014
10 a.m. to 4 p,m.
Become a Master Gardener
Ask Us Your Gardening Questions
If you are interested in learning more about gardening and share this
knowledge with others as a volunteer, you might like to become a Master Gardener. You
can contact the Coordinator by email.
If you have a question about gardening and cannot find the answer on our site, ask the
Introduction to Gardening
The Master Gardeners are presenting a new course. You can learn how to garden from the ground up. Find more about it here>.
Help with Gardening
With gardening articles and links to external resources, you will
find any information you need to garden in our area. Included are local events and ways to
meet other gardeners.
2013 Peterborough Garden Show
It was a great party. More than 8000 people enjoyed the best show ever.
See You at the 2014 Show!
The Peterborough Horticultural Society and the Peterborough Master Gardeners
are proud to again present expert speakers, informative demonstrations and many
exciting exhibitors. Come and get practical garden advice, see new plants and trends and
get much needed head start on spring. Your attendance helps the sponsoring societies
fulfill their goals of protecting and improving the community environment
and supporting local students in their horticultural studies.
We are just about ready for the 2014 show on April 11, 12, and 13, 2014. Check out the details. This year to help with parking,
we are providing free parking and free bus shuttle from the Kinsmen Centre. See the map for directions.
Advance tickets can be purchased at the following locations at the beginning of 2014 (cash only please):
Joan Harding - 705-799-5378,
Avant-Gardens - 165 Sherbrooke Street, Peterborough, ON
Griffin's Greenhouse - 3026 Lakefield Lakefield, ON
Holton Flowers, 62 Walton Street, Port Hope, ON
Lakefield Flowers and Gifts - 56 Queen St., Lakefield, ON
The Greenhouse on the River - 4115 County Rd. 32, Lakefield, ON
Growing Your Own Food
Growing Your own Food is rewarding. Check out our advice.
Join the Horticultural Society
The Horticulural Society meets on the 4th Wednesday of the month except for July, August and December.
We welcome new members. Just show up to a meeting and try us out, or fill out our registration
form and mail it in. In addition to entertaining speakers and the company of other
gardeners, you will have access to an extensive lending library, workshops and bus tours.