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Garden Ontario Week Bus Trip to Whistling Gardens

  • June 16, 2018
  • 8:15 AM - 6:00 PM
  • William Dam Seeds, WHISTLING GARDENS, Northland Nursery


  • Includes lunch and taxes
  • Includes lunch and taxes

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Our Garden Ontario WeekBus Trip to Whistling Gardens...

is a ticketed event, open to society members and to the public, featuring stops at the following locations:

William Dam Seeds (, in Orillia, offering:

  • A wide selection of vegetable and flower seeds (and possibly some seedlings), including organic varieties and blight-resistant tomatoes
  • Gardening supplies like seeding trays, soil mixes, tags, tools, pest controls, and fertilizers
  • Beautiful Trial Gardens and friendly/knowledgeable staff

Whistling Gardens (, near Brantford, where we will enjoy:

  • A guided tour of the nearly 18-acre property that Darren Heimbecker has passionately created
  • Lunch, consisting of a marvellous catered selection of salads, sandwiches, desserts, and drinks
  • More than 1,000 varieties of peonies, many anticipated to be in full bloom during our visit
  • More than 2,500 varieties of conifers, including unusual and rare species, hybrids and cultivars
  • Dancing water fountains, exotic birds, a full nursery, and more!  

Northland Nursery (, in Millgrove, where we will enjoy:

  • More than 150,000 flowering shrubs, perennials, daylilies, ornamental grasses, hostas, shrub roses, clematis, vines, hardy lilies, and evergreens
  • All packaged in 1-gallon nursery containers and priced at $6.99 each


Our luxury coach bus departs at 8:15 a.m. from the Elgin West Community Centre at 11099 Bathurst Street in Richmond Hill, with an approximate return time of 6:00 p.m.


Tickets are $99 per person for society members, $109 for guests/non-society members and can be purchased at our General Meetings or by clicking the Register button to the left.


Note that participation is not confirmed until payment has been received. Payment is non-refundable unless the bus trip is cancelled by The Richmond Hill Garden & Horticultural Society and/or HNA Travel. A signed Bus Waiver form must be provided to board the bus.


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