Beware of Valeriana officinalis

by Elizabeth Sellors, Master Gardener Introduction Valeriana officinalis (common names: garden heliotrope, garden valerian, common valerian, greek valerian) is classified as an alien species in North America, having been introduced from outside its normal distribution. It is a …

Using Native Plants in our own Backyard

Using Native Plants in Our Own Backyard Saturday, March 16/19 – 1:30 – 3:30pm Canadian Mennonite University, South Campus 500 Shaftesbury Blvd., Winnipeg, MB Hosted by Manitoba Master Gardener Association John P. Morgan – President, Prairie Habitats Inc., …

Come Grow with Us

“Come Grow With Us” Seed Starting Presented by Gardeners Share North Saturday, March 16 @ 12 noon Gaynor Family Library Theatre 806 Manitoba Ave., Selkirk, MB Have you always wanted to start your own seeds so that you …

Climate Change Presentation Day

A great informational afternoon yesterday with presentations on Climate Change with Curtis Hull and Tree Loss with Gerry Engel. It was open to the public but also an educational update event for Master Gardeners. Thank you to Curtis …

Climate Change and Tree Loss

  Climate Change and Tree Loss Saturday, January 12, 2019 – 1:00pm Riverside Seniors Lions Residences – 188 Worthington Ave., Wpg. MB hosted by the Manitoba Master Gardener Association There is a lot mentioned in the news these …

The Prairie Garden

A Great Gift for the Gardener! A great reference book for Prairie Gardeners! The Prairie Garden 2017 Edition:  Herbs The 77th edition brings gardeners exciting plant options for the Prairies, with Herbs featured.  Herb gardening is extremely popular …