Speakers

January 20th, 2020: Royann Petrell, ‘Gardens of China’

Our January Guest Speaker will be the inspiring Royann Petrell, discussing ‘Gardens of China’

Annual General Meeting

Our October annual general meeting will not be dull and boring, it will feature some extraordinary garden delights, plus you get to peak behind fences at some wonderful Comox Valley gardens!

Roger Griffiths: The Channel Islands and the Keukenhof Gardens

Roger Griffiths will be presenting on the Channel Islands and the Keukenhof Gardens in Holland, and will be talking about tulips. Also, Members Competition of Garden Produce.

Donna Balzar: Growing Under Cover

Donna Balzar: Growing Under Cover

HGTV host Donna Balzer brings garden inspiration and practical insider information to get you growing food faster under cover and in your greenhouse this season.

Laurene Ebbett: Gardens of the Lakes District, Wales and Ireland

Laurene Ebbett: Gardens of the Lakes District, Wales and Ireland

Laurene Ebbett will present a slide show on public and private gardens of England, Wales, and Ireland. Laurene participated in a tour in May 2017 led by Steve Whysall, retired Garden Editor of the Vancouver Sun. There will also be slides from the iconic Chelsea Garden Show.

Royann Petrell: Gardening for Birds

Royann Petrell: Gardening for Birds

Dr. Royann Petrell and her husband, Sylvain Alie, have organically gardened to produce most of the food they have eaten over the last 24 years. Gardening was a wonderful place to unwind from stressful jobs and for these two birders to enjoy their hobby.

Donna Balzar: Growing Under Cover

Donna Balzar: Growing Under Cover

HGTV host Donna Balzer brings garden inspiration and practical insider information to get you growing food faster under cover and in your greenhouse this season.

Laurene Ebbett: Gardens of the Lakes District, Wales and Ireland

Laurene Ebbett: Gardens of the Lakes District, Wales and Ireland

Laurene Ebbett will present a slide show on public and private gardens of England, Wales, and Ireland. Laurene participated in a tour in May 2017 led by Steve Whysall, retired Garden Editor of the Vancouver Sun. There will also be slides from the iconic Chelsea Garden Show.