Pollinator-friendly Perennials for the Fall Garden

By Colleen Zacharias, Master Gardener The signs are all around us. The shrinking populations of insects the world over is due to the effects of climate change and loss of habitat. Gardeners can make a difference. A study …

Bulbs – Fall Planting

Master Gardener presenting in the Community! presenter – Derek Yarnell, Master Gardener Bulbs – Fall Planting September 7/21 – 6:30-8:00pm presenter Derek Yarnell, Master Gardener Derek Yarnell, Master Gardener and founder of the Winnipeg Bulb Project will take …

Getting your Garden Ready for the Change of Seasons

Master Gardener presenting in the Community! presenter – Susan LeBlanc, Master Gardener  

All About Manitoba Weeds!

Rain Barrel MMGA Fundraiser

Shade Love it or Hate It, Don’t be Afraid of It!

Winnipeg Public Library June 1, 2021 – 6:30 – 8:00pm Master Gardener Sandy Venton presenter – Are you wondering which plants thrive in shade? This presentation provides a pictorial of shade-loving perennials, showcasing the various types, colours and …

The Potted Garden: Growing Vegetables in Containers

  The Potted Garden: Growing Vegetables in Containers Florence Carey, MGIT June 15, 2021 – 6:30 – 8:00pm Have you always wanted to grow some vegetables or herbs, but don’t have the space for a garden? Florence Carey, …

Garden Clean-up and Preparation for the Growing Season

Winnipeg Public Library presents Susan LeBlanc, Master Gardener Garden Clean-Up and Preparation for the Growing Season March 30/21 – 6:30 – 7:45 pm Spring is here and now is the time to think about what needs to be …

Bee Better Manitoba

Bee Better Manitoba: Inspiring Manitobans to create pollinator habitat. Join us as we discuss pollinators and what we can do to conserve them. Pollinating insects are important for ecosystem health and food production, yet these beneficial insects are …

Growing Plants from Seeds – It’s Easy, Fun and Economical

By Darlene Belton, Master Gardener You’ve ordered your seeds. With luck, you’ve actually received your order. The seed shortage forecast by the Manitoba seed companies I interviewed for the January Grow Column proved right – shortages are underway. …