Ask a Master Gardener

Advising  gardeners for over 30 years


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Web Chats

Halton Master Gardeners are involved in Web Chats  on CBC Ontario’s gardening call in show which takes place every Monday at 12:30pm.  Four of our members  Donna Parker,  Claudette Sims, Patty King and Lisa Drozdov regularly take part on this program.

Spend a relaxing lunch hour listening to Ed Lawrence on CBC radio while following HMG’s answer gardening questions online. Send your own questions to us by Tweet to @CBCHamilton or via email to Every Monday in July from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Except Tuesday, July 3rd (because of Canada Day)


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Royal Botanical Gardens Festivals , Burlington

Every year the Royal Botanical Gardens hosts Spring and Summer Festivals and  members of Halton Master Gardeners do encourage  interested gardeners to attend the various RBG events which take place at these festivals .  The gardens are located at 680 Plains Road West in Burlington, Ontario.

See below for the map.

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Advice Clinics at Farmer’s Markets in Hamilton area

Members of Halton Master Gardeners will be providing  advice clinics at the Dorval Civitan Crossing Market in Oakville, the Dundas Farmers Market and the Burlington Farmers’ Market  during the August to September period of the year.

The Burlington Farmers’ Market is held at 3030 Prospect St, Burlington, ON L7R 3N2 from 10am to 1pm.  For further information visit their web site at                                                                           We will  have an advice  clinic at the the market on  Saturday July 7 & 21  9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

The Dundee Farmer’s Market is held at 11 Miller’s Ln, Hamilton, ON L9H.                          We will have  advice clinics at this market Thursday July 5 & 19   3 p.m. to 7 p.m




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