WPP garden tours: Attracting pollinators to a shady yard

May 25th, 2024

The gardener and the garden: Kristina Rudnitski has drawn on a science background (a BSc in environment and an MSc in soil and water chemistry) and 30 years of ...

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Pollinator-friendly container gardens

June 8th, 2024

Blooming Boulevards presents a free webinar Native container gardening is a new frontier – beautiful & beneficial! Have you run out of room to plant in your ...

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Pollinator Appreciation Day

June 8th, 2024

In 2019, then mayor, Jim Watson, declared June 7 Pollinator Appreciation Day. Then COVID happened and we weren’t paying much attention to pollinators. That ...

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Eco West Enders Native Pollinator Plant Sale

June 16th, 2024

Support pollinators and fill your garden with native plants from Eco West Enders. These pollinator-nourishing wildflower seedlings will revitalize your home in a ...

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WPP garden tours: Hilson Public School

June 22nd, 2024

The rewards and pitfalls of school pollinator gardens Visit a well-established school garden and hear about its checkered past. Continuity and maintenance of school ...

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WPP garden tours: Kanata North Regeneration Stewards

July 6th, 2024

Planting a Pollinator Pathway – creating a biodiverse landscape one step at a time The OSC’s Kanata North Regeneration Stewards are slowly transforming sections of ...

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WPP garden tour: CWF demonstration garden

July 20th, 2024

Maintaining a garden at an NGO focused on wildlife The Canadian Wildlife Federation’s garden, which encircles its head office with numerous beds and some ...

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WPP garden tour: Bank Street and Sunnyside Avenue

August 10th, 2024

Street beds and rain gardens in an urban neighbourhood About 10 years ago the city installed raised beds and planted trees along Bank Street in Old Ottawa South. ...

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WPP garden tour: Riverview Park pollinator garden

August 24th, 2024

Opening our parks to pollinators In late October 2022, the Friends of Riverview Park Green Spaces and a group of volunteers planted over 370 seedlings of 25+ species ...

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