Garden Design

Ornamental Trees and Shrubs for Fall Colour

Small Trees and Shrubs for Fall Colour There are many colourful trees and shrubs but this entry will suggest those that grow well in Northumberland County, Ontario. Location sometimes determines the leaf colour and timing of colour; trees in full … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania Pictures

Northumberland Master Gardeners have taken several trips to Philadelphia area so would like to share some photos. LONGWOOD GARDENS     CHANTICLEER NEMOURS MANSION AND GARDENS WINTERTHUR  

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Ornamental Trees

On Wed Oct 8  2014 Northumberland Master Gardeners welcomed John Moore of Baltimore Valley Garden Centre as guest speaker. John showed  beautiful pictures of the many trees and shrubs  he has for sale at his Garden Centre and provided lots … Continue reading

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Spring Bulbs – Keukenhof

At our September 2014 Master Gardener meeting, Dugald Cameron, president of Gardenimport, an online and mail-order perennial specialist company, spoke to us about spring bulbs. Dugald and his family started Gardenimport in 1983 because they couldn’t find the quality or … Continue reading

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Northumberland Master Gardener Summer 2014 Trip

Pennsylvania/Delaware Valley Garden Tour Once again, the NMG Organizing Committee presented Members and Friends with a spectacular itinerary of historic, world-class gardens, estates and an arboretum. Fifty-four of us travelled with Coach Canada from Peterborough, Port Hope and Brighton over … Continue reading

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Bonsai

On June 11, 2014 the Northumberland Master Gardeners welcomed Joan Greenaway to their  meeting. Joan Greenaway is a founding member of the Matsuyama Society of Durham Region. Joan gave an interesting and informative power point presentation on Japanese Bonsai, a … Continue reading

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