Welcome to the Leaside Garden Society
To establish a friendly meeting place
to share, encourage, award and educate
on the fundamental values and principles of
gardening, concerns about the environment and
to create a horticultural legacy within the community;
to be an inspiration for gardening everywhere.
Upcoming Meetings & Events:
Thursday, September 11, 2014 - Planting for Fall Colour, with Frank Kershaw
Saturday, September 13, 2014 - Annual Flower Show, at the Leaside Library
Our complete 2014 program schedule is available on our Meetings page.
Click here to see the 2014 Leaside Garden Society Yearbook. (2.2 MB pdf, opens in a new window)
Next Meeting - Thursday, September 11, 2014
by Leaside Garden Society
Frank Kershaw - 'Planting for Fall Colour'
Frank Kershaw is an award-winning horticulturist with over 40 years experience in various horticultural fields. Currently, he teaches at George Brown College in the Garden Design Certificate programme and is a frequent instructor at the Toronto Botanical Garden. Frank is always experimenting with plants at his home in Etobicoke, which is probably best described as a collectors garden. Over the years, Frank has viisited over 4000 gardens, which has fueled his passion for garden design and teaching.
His talk thi