SEEDY SATURDAY – Annual Gardening Event in London – March 3, 2018

SEEDY SATURDAY – Annual Gardening Event in London – March 3, 2018

Come to Learn and Shop at Seedy Saturday on March 3rd, 2018

This annual event offers the best value in town for Seeds, Supplies, Advice and also helps expand home gardeners’ knowledge of environmental issues and growing practices.  

Seed Swap – remember to bring seeds to swap at this event – packaged in small quantities and labelled! For guidance about saving seeds, check out this link 

Food & Beverages available – Great News! St Anne’s Church will be back with great food options to purchase throughout the day.

2018 Seedy Saturday Vendors,Exhibitors,Catalogs

Speaker schedule

10:30am – 11:30am  Gardening Myths ‘Turning Wisdom on its Head’ – Robert Pavlis

Robert Pavlis dives deep into traditional gardening advice and debunks myths and misconceptions abound!   Program covers a wide range of topics including tree planting, shade plants that grow in the sun, fake weed killers,  home remedies that work and don’t work,  using fungi to make soil better, composting and much more!

12:00pm – 1:00pm  Weeds “Let’s get them under Control” – Amy Turnbull

 Amy will discuss the many uses for weeds, and how to control these pesky plants.  Including identifying which weeds you can eat!  If you would like to learn how to keep your weeds at bay you won’t want to miss this interesting discussion.

1:30pm – 2:30pm  Climate Realities “Extreme Gardening” – Linda Armstrong

Linda explains how warming trends, weather extremes, and new invaders are bringing more and more challenges to gardening.  Come to hear how our area will be affected and what you can do in your landscape and home garden.

Seedy Saturday Program – 2018

Printable Seedy Saturday flyer

Interested in what was learned at the talks in previous years?  Check out this link to materials from prior years’ talks and demonstrations

POTENTIAL VENDORS AND EXHIBITORS – WE’RE FULL AND REGISTRATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED. CONTACT US TO GET ON THE LIST NEXT YEAR lonmidmastergardeners@gmail.com

 

  

Pictures taken at 2017 event are posted on our Instagram Gallery page.