Canada Blooms 2013


It’s been a very, very busy time. Getting things ready for Canada Blooms has been an all encompassing experience for the staff at Toronto Botanical Garden  (and I’m sure all the other people involved with the show).

  • Things you might not know…
  • This is the 17th Canada Blooms.
  • This year’s theme is “Magic in the Garden”.
  • There are 20 Feature Gardens.
  • The show covers more than 6 acres.
  • Canada Blooms is host to Canada’s biggest floral competition.
  • Parking is free after 4:00 PM
  • The show runs until March 24, 2013

They have some of the top names in gardening including Mark Cullen, Frank Ferragine, Paul Zammit, Chris H. Olsen, Denis FlanaganVeronica Callinan, Helen Battersby, Carson Arthur, Sandra Pella and many, many more (check out the schedule). They’re talking about all things gardening.

Come out… enjoy the magic of spring!

pink blooms in glass globes-4585 little boy and horse-4566Future Gardener perhaps?lucy goodyear toronto botanical garden booth canada blooms-2Lucy Goodyear’s adorable birds in the Toronto Botanical Garden booth. tbg shop bee stuff-4367All things bee! Local honey, soap, candles, etc. succulent close up-4374Close up. I couldn’t resist. waterfall-4540This sure doesn’t look like it’s inside. tulips-4435Spring flowers.paper flowers-4479Giant paper flowers.sea monster-4439Sea monsters at the Ireland garden. nature's slide-4410 Nature provides the best slide material.green wall-4459Green outdoor wallflower bed-4590This made me want to go home and curl up in bed.

We’re heading into the final weekend. I’ll be heading back tomorrow. Maybe I’ll see you there.

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