March 13th: Susan Chan – Designing a pollinator garden

  NEW START TIME: 7:00PM LAKEFIELD MARSHLAND CENTRE   Mar. 13th-Sue Chan: Pollinator Garden Design Sue Chan is our local “bee expert.”  We’re thrilled to have her back. Her enthusiasm for these little pollinators is contagious!  Sue will talk about … Continue reading

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Come to a meeting and check us out!

Are you interested in finding out more about the Lakefield Horticultural Society?  Why not come out to a meeting and see what we’re all about? Admission is free to most meetings, and you don’t have to be a member to … Continue reading

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We’re officially a BEE City!

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Exciting news! If you attended the meeting in the spring with Susan Chan as our guest you might remember we also had a representative from Bee City Canada in attendance.  She told us about the Bee City program as the … Continue reading

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Floral design workshop with Toni Sinclair

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This week Toni Sinclair hosted a group of members who wanted to learn a little more about floral design.  With upcoming flower shows, its a great way to learn how to make simple designs and also to learn about various … Continue reading

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Plant sale fundraiser -Saturday May 19th! 8:30am to 11:30am

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Don’t miss our annual plant sale.  Great plants, helpful volunteers and fantastic prices! 100’s of plants have already been potted up and are looking great! Funds raised help the society to buy plants to beautify the Village of Lakefield and … Continue reading

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Isabel Morris Park

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In October of 1984, the The Village of Lakefield passed a motion to rename the park behind the Community Centre, alongside the marina “The Isabel Morris Park.” So who was Isabel Morris? Isabel Millage (Morris) was Ed Millage and Nettie Watterbury’s daughter. … Continue reading

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Pollinator garden

In 2017 some members of the Lakefield Horticultural Society, established, with the permission of Selwyn Township, a pollinator garden in the southwest corner of Isabel Morris Park. A pollinator garden is one which provides food and nesting sites for pollinators … Continue reading

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Marion Robertson

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We are sad to report that dear Marion Robertson has passed away. She was 97! You might remember her attending in her later years with Marg Goode (late). They couldn’t do much gardening anymore at that time but still loved … Continue reading

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Feb. 13th – 7:00PM Marjut Mickels, California Dreamin

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Feb. 13th – Marjut Mickels: California dreamin Marjut and her husband recently spent time in California touring some beautiful gardens. They visited San Francisco Botanical Garden, San Francisco Conservatory, Huntington Botanical Gardens, Getty Museum and Garden and in Arizona: Phoenix … Continue reading

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Nov. 14th meeting, 7:30pm – Anna Mizyn, Cacti and Succulents for the garden

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Born and raised in Poland, Anna moved to Canada in 1989. She and her husband grow many different varieties of plants with a focus on the unusual! This evening she’ll share her vast experience on cacti and succulents that survive, … Continue reading

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Oct. 10th meeting – Tracy Logan, Native plants for both wet and dry landscapes

Oct. 10 – Tracy Logan, Native plants for both wet and dry landscapes Tracy Logan will be speaking about how to incorporate native species into your gardens and landscape. Learn how to enhance your garden’s habitat and food source for … Continue reading

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