Share Our Common Interest in Gardening and the Greening

of our Community through Horticultural Activities

Celebrating 4,871 Volunteer Hours in 2019, and 3716 in 2020! Wow!

Guests: Try us out for free 

Each month we have a fabulous speaker present to our members on a garden topic. We welcome you to try us out once for free. You'll experience the benefits of membership and want to join!

Spring is here and our Society is preparing for our summer program of garden recognition within Thornhill.

If you are interested in nominating a neighbour or self-nominating your own front garden, please send a message through our "Contact Us" page on this site.

June 25th is the closing date for this year's nominations to be considered.

April 21 Anna Leggatt
Rock Gardening
May 19 Ken Brown
The 3 + 1 Tenors
(Iris, Peony, Daylily + Lily)
June 16 Carol Pasternak
(The Monarch Crusader)
How to Raise Monarch Butterflies
July 21 Sean James
Nifty Native Plants
August 18 Helen Battersby
The Garden of Regrets
September 15 Heinke Thiessen
Perennials That WOW
October 20 Joanne Rachfalowski
November 17 Heinke Thiessen
Demo-Workshop: Seasonal Decor
We wish you all well. 
Remember: Stay home as much as possible: Wear a Mask, Sanitize, Practice Physical Distancing, Stay Safe. Keep in touch virtually!

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for sharing ideas, tips, photos and collaborating on gardening! Countdown to Spring is already on there!

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Get Ready for Seed Season!

We have the best prices for your Coir Needs!

Coir is available again this year and comes in 2 sizes:


  • 5 lb. bricks $14.00 each

Pucks for container planting (240 grams):​

  • 12 pucks for $3.00 
  • 36 puck packages for $8.00 - That's a mere .22 cents per puck! HST included.

Contact Martin van Dijk to purchase. 

Member Photo Gallery 

Thanks to our members for sharing their photos! Hover your mouse on the bottom right picture to see more.

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