Jan 15, 2012
Trial favourites listed by garden manager
2012 promises a bright selection of new and reliable bedding plants and perennials to try out. Here are a few suggestions of plants worth trying in the new year.
Sep 15, 2011
Trial garden open house shows off latest plants
Anyone wanting to see the latest plants that will hit the marketplace next year, needed to be at this year’s Landscape Ontario and University of Guelph trial garden open house.
Sep 15, 2011
Public wowed at trial gardens open house
The partnership between Landscape Ontario and University of Guelph to develop the trial gardens on your Milton site has developed into a real success story.
Jul 15, 2011
More than new flowers at this year’s trial gardens
At press time, the sun is finally shining, after a long dismal and wet spring, and I’ve finally got the gardens planted.
Jan 15, 2011
Year-end trial garden report reveals results for 2010
At the end of 2010, it is time for me to gather together the successful — and not so successful — stories from the Guelph Trial Garden.
Sep 15, 2010
Trial gardens show off best of the new plants
Thousands of people driving the 401 west, near Milton, have seen from afar the beauty of the trial gardens on the grounds of Landscape Ontario.
Aug 15, 2010
Trial gardens open for two days this month
The buzz at this year’s California Spring Trials was Ball FloraPlant’s black petunia, Black Velvet. Is it truly black?