Trial Garden Open House

Overview:

The annual Trial Garden Open House was held Wednesday, August 15 from noon until 8:00 p.m. at the Guelph Turfgrass Institute.  This event which was free and open to the public contained more than 500 cultivars, primarily annuals and perennials.  A few vegetables, suitable for small urban spaces were also on display.  Rodger Tschanz, manager of the Trial Gardens was on hand to tour groups through the gardens, as well representatives of the Guelph Horticultural Society, Pollination Guelph and Guelph Centre for Urban Organic Farming were at the event to answer questions from the public.