The Winter 2019-20 edition of the Ontario Horticultural Association newsletter Trillium is now online here.
For those to attended January’s general meeting, and for those who couldn’t make it. speaker Nancy Louwman’s reference sheets is provided below (click document image):
This event is on THURSDAY NOVEMBER 21, 2019, at Fractal Workspace. Doors open at 4:00 pm and the presentation is at 4:30 pm.
What is PLANTChoir??? PLANTChoir is a Bluetooth device that captures the biorhythmic feedback of plant life and through our app translates the plant energy into musical instruments – in short – We gave Nature a voice with #plantmusic that is Created by Plants and is Composed by You!
For those who wish to attend, they should register for this FREE event at Eventbrite page by clicking here. For more information:
Garden Ontario’s Trillium newsletter for Autumn 2019 is now online here.
Call for helpers
It’s work day at the Pollinator Garden Memorial Centre site along Nelson Street pathway
this Sunday November 3rd at 1:00pm. Use the hour you gain by turning the clocks back.
Many hands make light work. New members welcome – this will be a good day for orientation.
Bring pruners, weeder, or shovel.
Kitchen Table Seed House is trialling a fall bulb sale which may be of interest to members. Their website listings are now up to date with these offerings for fall planting.
As a special promotion to KHS members and friends, by entering promotion code Kingston you can avoid the shipping costs and receive free delivery to our Oct 10 meeting.
The first president of the Kingston Horticultural Society was the Baron de Longueil, who owned Wolfe Island…yes, that was a long time ago. The Daily News in 1856 reports that the first KHS horticultural show was held that summer, on July 2, at City Hall, with music from the officers of Her Majesty’s 9th Regiment Band. A second show was held in October 1857. To be continued…