By Judy Hendry, Horticulrutal Coordinator Putting the Garden to Bed Taking care in putting the garden to bed each fall will ensure that the garden will survive the challenges of winter. There are basically four main considerations in fall gardening: pruning perennials, cleaning up, protecting plants and preparing for spring. 1. The main objective of … More Putting the Garden to Bed
The North Bay Heritage Gardeners have been active in North Bay for over 20 years, with more than 250 volunteers who spend their summers gardening at the Waterfront. Each team spends about an hour a week together as they care for their garden bed. A few of the volunteers have been volunteering with the Heritage … More Volunteering with the Heritage Gardeners
Support the Heritage Gardeners and pollen bees! … More Support the Heritage Gardeners and the bees!
On Thursday, May 30 the education session topic is ‘Gardening with Pollinators’ presented by Melanie Alkins. … More Gardening with Pollinators
We are always in search of volunteers! If you have a green thumb, or wanting to be more active in the community, check out the poster below and contact us!
Horticultural Therapy By Community Outreach Intern The North Bay Heritage Gardeners are a group of community-minded people working together to improve the Heritage Gardens beautification, promote horticultural stewardship and encourage people to engage in our environmental program. NBHG works diligently to promote our 50+ garden beds along the two-mile walk that follows Lake Nipissing. The garden … More Garden for Your Health
2018 Waterfront Cleanup recap By Community Outreach Intern As the winter season came to an end after its prolonged stay, the subsequent accumulation of debris and litter muddles the beautiful waterfront beds that we work so diligently to keep flourishing. Each year a team of appreciated gardeners gather to collectively restore the flower beds and … More Annual Spring Waterfront Cleanup Recap
Heritage Gardeners Bee Homes By Hilary Wildcat There are many benefits to having bee homes in gardens for both the bees and as well as the garden itself. Bees provide the plants with pollen, which in turn creates a more desirable flower or plant. Along with giving the bees a sustainable place to thrive healthily. … More Bee Homes