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Garden & Horticultural SocietyBeautifying Richmond Hill since 1914

October General Meeting with Presentation and Flower Show

  • October 06, 2015
  • 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • McConaghy Seniors' Centre, 10100 Yonge Street, Richmond Hill

Marion JarvieGuest Speaker: Marion Jarvie
Topic: A York Region Garden

  This visual story of a garden in all seasons features a wide variety of plants that create endlessly beautiful scenes. The emphasis on structure, colorful shrubs, vertical plants and bold dramatic foliage will surey inspire us to try something new.
Marion Jarvie, a celebrated horticulturist, has spent more than 30 years teaching her craft and has lectured around the world. Her magnificent Thornhill garden, the subject of tonight's presentation, has been featured in numerous magazines, and also on a book cover and a Canadian postage stamp. Visit her at

harvest showFlower Show: Harvest
Exhibits include specimens of flowering and edible plants growing at this time of year, potted plants, and special designs.

Lending Library
Books featured this evening from our Lending Library are perusable in this PDF:
Lending Library October 2015 Recommendations.pdf


Holiday Celebration and Awards Gala Tickets
Tickets will be available for sale this evening to our December 1st Holiday Celebration and Awards Gala, to be held at the Richmond Hill Country Club. 


Attendance at this general meeting is free to members, $5 for non-members.

Members, please remember to wear your 2015 name badges.

Member of the Ontario Horticultural Association

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