Glen Morris Horticultural Society
GLEN MORRIS HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY
National Tree Day serves as a celebration for all Canadians to appreciate the wonderful benefits that trees provide us: clean air, wildlife habitat, reducing energy demand, and connecting with nature. This year, National Tree Day is celebrated on Wednesday, September 20 which is during National Forest Week. Following are some national trees of Canada and provinces:
1. Canada - Maple Tree
2. Ontario - Eastern White Pine
3. Manitoba - White Spruce
4. Saskatchewan - Paper Birch
5. Alberta - Lodgepole Pine
6. British Columbia - Western Red Cedar
The September edition of our GMHS Newsletter, "Garden Gleanings," has been e-mailed to Society Members and is posted here.
Our Fall Flower Show is Monday, September 11, 7:30 p.m. at the Glen Morris Central Public School. Exhibits are to be placed at 7:00 p.m. Please bring a finger food using the Edible Alphabet that you grew.
Enjoy this last summer holiday!
Margaret Fleury, President