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WINNERS OF THE 2017 ‘TOP 10 NORTH AMERICAN GARDENS WORTH TRAVELLING FOR’ GARDEN TOURISM AWARDS
Toronto, ON ... March 14, 2017 ...
Today at the North American Garden Tourism Conference, the Canadian Garden Council and the American Pubic Gardens Association are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2017 ‘Top 10 North American Gardens Worth Traveling For’ Garden Tourism Awards.
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WINNERS OF THE 2017 CANADIAN GARDEN TOURISM AWARDS
Toronto, ON ... March 14, 2017 ...
Today at the North American Garden Tourism Conference, the Canadian Garden Council announced the recipients of the 2017 Canadian Garden Tourism Awards.
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‘Canada 150 Garden Experience’ Designations Awarded
Toronto, ON ... March 13, 2017 ...
In celebration of Canada’s sesquicentennial, the Canadian Garden Council in collaboration with the Canadian Nursery Landscape Association, today announced the 150 gardens and garden experiences awarded the ‘Canada 150 Garden Experience’ designation
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‘Canada 150 Garden Experience’ winners
Toronto, ON ... March 13, 2017 ...
In celebration of Canada’s sesquicentennial – the Canadian Garden Council in collaboration with the Canadian Nursery Landscape Association and with the generous support of ZRB & Associates and Enterprise Canada – are pleased to highlight the following 150 jury-selected gardens and garden experiences that have received the ‘Canada 150 Garden Experience’ designation.
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‘Canada 150 Garden Experience’ Designations Awarded
Toronto, ON ... March 13, 2017 ...
In celebration of Canada’s sesquicentennial, the Canadian Garden Council in collaboration with the Canadian Nursery Landscape Association, today announced the 150 gardens and garden experiences awarded the ‘Canada 150 Garden Experience’ designation
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150 Communities Across Canada Will be Saying “Happy Birthday Canada” with 150th Celebration Gardens
Ottawa, ON ... September 20, 2016...
Thanks to the Canadian Garden Council and a generous donation from Vesey’s Bulbs of PEI, 150 communities and organizations from coast to coast have been selected to receive a spectacular 150th Celebration Garden.
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IT’S ‘GARDEN DAYS’ THIS COMING WEEKEND
For the love of gardens and gardening, get out there and celebrate!

Toronto . . . June 14, 2016 . . .
Garden Days, Canada’s national celebration of gardens and gardening, starts this coming Friday, June 17 and runs through Sunday, June 19.
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Innovative Multi-Media Touring Exhibition to Open at
Les Jardins de Métis/Reford Gardens on June 1, 2017

Toronto . . . June 8, 2016 . . .
Alexander Reford, Director of Les Jardins de Métis/Reford Gardens, Québec, is pleased to announce the production of new boldly innovative multi-media exhibition WAR FLOWERS.
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GARDEN DAYS 2016 – NATIONAL LAUNCH EVENT Grand opening of the ‘Landscapes of Canada Gardens’
Toronto . . . June 1, 2016 . . .
Garden Days, the national three-day celebration of gardens and gardening, starts on Friday, June 17 with a National Launch event – the grand opening of the Canadian Museum of Nature’s ‘Landscapes of Canada Gardens’ in Ottawa. Garden Days national spokespeople, Frankie Flowers and Larry Hodgson will be attending this event. Read more...

JOIN THE CANADIAN GARDEN CELEBRATION June 17 to 19, 2016
Toronto . . . May 15, 2016 . . .
Garden Days is Canada’s fun-filled coast to coast to coast, three-day celebration of our National Garden Day which is held annually on the Friday before Father’s Day. This year’s dates are June 17, 18 & 19. Read more...

Two ways to say “Happy Birthday Canada” in red and white with 150th Celebration Gardens
Toronto . . . May 4, 2016 . . .
Celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary next year with a stunning display of red and white tulips, the international symbol of friendship and an enduring symbol of our national ethos of kindness and hospitality... Read more...

140 Dutch-Canadian Friendship Tulip Gardens to Blossom Across Canada
Ottawa, ON . . . September 23, 2015 . . . 140 communities and organizations have been selected to receive a 70th Anniversary Dutch-Canadian Friendship Tulip Garden in celebration of the 70th Anniversary ... Read more...

BUTCHART GARDENS UNVEILS SPECIAL GIFT
Saturday June 13th, 2015 – A striking bronze dragon fountain will be unveiled at The Butchart Gardens by owner Ms. Robin Clarke and Ms. Sheng Lei, Vice Mayor, City of Suzhou. Read more...

Launch of 1000 Islands and Rideau Canal Garden Trail
The Leeds Grenville Economic Development Office is launching the 1000 Islands and Rideau Canal Garden Trail, a regional tourism initiative that will link together nine gardens throughout the Counties for a season-long event, a first for Eastern Ontario. Read more...

SUR LA ROUTE DES JARDINS
Les Productions Rivard takes you on the road across Canada to visit some of the most beautifu I gardens. Do not miss this new series Sur la route des jardins Read more...

Winners of the 2015 Canadian Garden Tourism Awards
The North American Garden Tourism Conference, the Canadian Garden Council is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2015 Canadian Garden Tourism Awards which were presented by The Honourable Peter Kent, MP, Thornhill, Ontario. Read more...

Top 10 North American Gardens Worth Traveling For
The North American Garden Tourism Conference is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2015 'Top 10 North American Gardens Worth Traveling For' Garden Tourism Awards.. Read more...

Winners of the 2015 International Garden Tourism Awards
The International Garden Tourism Network (IGTN) is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2015 International Garden Tourism Awards. Read more...

Announcing the Dates – North American Garden Tourism Conference
The North American Garden Tourism Conference will take place in Toronto on March 16, 17 & 18, during Canada Blooms, Canada’s largest annual flower and garden festival. Read more...