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Fletcher Wildlife Garden Native Plant Sale – June 1

Fletcher Wildlife Garden Annual Native Plant Sale
Saturday, 1 June, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Location: Fletcher Wildlife Garden Interpretive Centre
, located off Prince of Wales Drive south of the Arboretum. Volunteers will be on hand to show you where to park.

Help pollinators and butterflies, attract birds to your backyard. We’ll show you which native plant species are favourites with wildlife at the FWG and which species will do well in your growing conditions. We have milkweeds for monarchs, asters to suit any garden location, goldenrods, blue-eyed grass, bergamot, beardtongue, a few native grass species, and hundreds of other species from our own garden.

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Calling all Green Thumbs

Woodland Restoration Projects:

Join your neighbours in the rehabilitation of the Champlain Woods. This year we are planting native ground cover and shrubs from a list created especially for Champlain Park by the University of Ottawa Plant Science Laboratory and the Fletcher Wildlife Garden. We hope to gradually displace the invasive species such as buckthorn and shift the plant diversity in the woods towards native trees and understory shrubs and ground cover.

If you have any of the plants on the list and would like to donate seeds or potted plants, please contact Catherine Shearer (metshag@gmail.com) or Daniel Buckles (dbuckles@sas2.net) or Adrian Bradley (adrian.bradley@sympatico.ca).

[List and Charts of Local Plants]
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Fletcher Wildlife Garden Native Plant Sale – June 2

Subject: FLETCHER WILDLIFE GARDEN – ANNUAL NATIVE PLANT SALE 2018
Date: Mon, 12 Mar 2018 16:45:43 -0400
From: Pam Johnston <pamjohnston47@gmail.com>
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The plant sale will be held on Saturday June 2, 2018 from 9:30 to 12:30 at the Fletcher Wildlife Garden, located off Prince of Wales Drive south of the Arboretum.

The Fletcher Wildlife Garden is run by volunteers for the enjoyment and education of all Ottawa residents. It is open for everyone to walk the trails, enjoy the beautiful garden, our newly developed pond area, and to learn about native plants. Our Annual Native Plant Sale is an opportunity for people to buy local plants and learn which ones are suitable for their own garden.

Attached are pdfs of our poster in English and French for you can share with your members, readers and your community. For more information please check our website at: http://ofnc.ca/programs/fletcher-wildlife-garden.
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