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Happy Canada Day!






2nd Annual Members Garden Tour:  will start at 9:30 a.m. on July 2, 2017 meet at 14 Homewood Avenue.  Pack a lunch and enjoy it in the garden with other members.


Garden Ontario Convention:  Green from Shore to Shore Date:  July 21 - 23, 2017  Hosted by: OHA District 5 - see more details below



Annual Flower and Vegetable Show: takes place at the Edithvale community Centre, 131 Finch Avenue West in North York. September 9, 2017

 The Great Front Garden Contest of 2017.  Winners will be honoured at an awards ceremony at Edithvale Community Centre, Sept 14th 7:00 p.m.

See additional information - click here 



Our Next Meeting

OCTOBER 23RD, 2017

   at St. Luke's Lutheran Church

       3200 Bayview Avenue (map),

      Downstairs-elevator available 


Presentation: The History and Art of Dry Stone Walling

Speaker: Wolfegang Bonham - owner of Peace, Love and Landscaping

Awards for Flower Shows  will be given out for 2017

Photography Show:  open to all members, submit entires before 7:15 pm before the meeting.  Theme is "Canada 150", see page 28 of yearbook for more details

1. Canadian Skies

2. Canadian Waters

3. Wild Canada

4. Urban Canada

5. This Grows in Canada

6. 2018 Yearbook Cover - People's Choice

Refreshments before the meeting

Guest are always welcome!  We hope you enjoy the evening and decide to continue coming as a member.


Cost: Individual $20.00 Family $25.00   Please bring cash or cheque. Cheque should be made out to North York Horticultural Society.  




For Those Who Love Gardening

Do you enjoy nature, plants, gardening, community activities, meeting new people.

Do you have small or large garden, balcony garden, houseplants, or hoping to have a garden.

Come to our next meeting there's something for everyone.




Plant Sale: Thank you for supporting our plant sale. We will see you next year in May 2018.

Flower and Vegetable Show,  Edithvale Community Centre, 131 Finch Avenue West. 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. will be Saturday, September 9, 2017




Garden Ontario Convention:  Green from Shore to Shore

 Date:  July 21 - 23, 2017  Hosted by: OHA District 5

 Location:  Sheraton Parkway North Hotel - Richmond Hill


To register for the 2017 OHA Convention ,REGISTRATION FORMS ONLINE NOW (pdf, 3.2MB, opens in a new window). Please note that the registration form is to be filled out electronically, printed and sent in, WITH PAYMENT, to the OHA Convention Registrar, Barb O'Malley at the address indicated.  Electronic registration forms WILL NOT be accepted this year.

Please note: If you are also signing up for a bus tour, a Bus Waiver Form (pdf) (doc) needs to be completed by each participant and sent in with your Convention Registration.


District 5 Happy Birthday Canada - Birthday Party Friday Night!

On the night of Friday July 21, District 5 has an opportunity to sparkle.  District 5 is planning a fun and impressive celebration for attendees with a Canada 150 Anniversary theme.  We will have a story teller, a magician, Canadian style food, Canadian trivia, the best silent auction in the history of silent auctions, and much, much more.

Please encourage your members to attend this evening if they are coming to the convention.

 for more details, registration forms, speakers and bus tour information click here






North York Blooms Newsletters     Past Newsletters - click here


OHA Trillium Newsletter




Established in 1924 as the North York Horticultural Society




OHA Convention 2017 - Host District 5
by Joan Shean

111th Convention 

Host: District 5 

Theme:  Green from Shore to Shore

 Friday July 21 -  Sunday July 23, 2017

Sheraton Parkway North  and Best Western

Last Updated: 2017-06-27