Posts in category Tips

Tips For Growing Healthy Rhododendron...

By Willem Morsink This section is an ongoing effort by our society to provide basic growing information for the urban rhododendron gardener. Traditionally we provide TIPS at the Annual Sale, held on the last weekend of April, as well as at our end of September-Member’s Plant Sale and information meeting. At the April sale […]

Growing Rhododendrons in Sounthern On...

DRAINAGE AND MOISTURE¬†Rhododendrons need perfect drainage and moisture. Water your plants a lot during the first and second year. Water is very important during dry spells of summer and fall. You may plant in a hole as this drawing shows, only if you have well drained soil. In poorly drained soil, if you dig a […]

Dave Hinton’s Ten Things You Sh...

At out March meeting Dave Hinton gave an interesting and informative talk about the development of his rhododendron garden in Orono and his experiences as a hybridizer. Dave is a wealth of knowledge and here are: Ten things you should know. 1)¬†Be cautious with fertilizer and acidifier; it is easy to kill a rhodo with […]

My Favourite Garden Tool

My Favourite Garden Tool

By Gord Langille Pretty much anyone who has visited my garden or workshop knows I love to talk about tools and that I have a bit of a desire to add the latest and greatest tolls to my collection. Now I don’t just collect the tools, I make sure they get a good workout in […]



Newsletter is sent to the member’s email address, or mail address (for those don’t have email account).

The latest newsletter was sent out on Sept 30th, 2018.

In case you haven’t received the latest newsletter, please contact

Schedule – 2018

General Meeting

Location: Toronto Botanical Garden
Date: Sunday November 4th, 2018
Time: 1 pm - 4 pm
(free admission, free parking)