10 destination gardens across Canada are networking with other gardens and local groups to promote garden visits as part of Growing Our Markets project.
At the North American Garden Tourism Conference, the Garden Tourism Awards promote the development of garden experiences as tourism attractions.
The Canadian Garden Council in collaboration with the Canadian Nursery Landscape Association have awarded 150 “Canada 150 Garden Experience” designations.
You can tour multiple gardens in a region by following a garden route. The gardens on a regional map are promoted as a tourist destination for the summer.
Garden Days on June 17-19 is the initiative to raise public awareness about gardens by designating the Friday before Father’s Day as National Garden Day.
A donation of 100,000 red and white tulip bulbs for Friendship Tulip Gardens will go to 140 municipalities and community gardens from Veseys’s Bulbs.