• Gardening,  Lifestyle

    North Side Planting – Come on out

    When: Saturday June 15 at 1pm Where:  We will be meeting on the north east corner of Dupont and Dufferin http://goo.gl/maps/0kYhW The spot is close by. If you are going to be late check our Twitter (@TorontoGG) or Blog (www.guerillagardening.ca) for the exact location which will be posted before SaturdayThis is a new spot and if you don’t know the corner – it needs a massive amount of help. But Ewan, our faithful north-side coordinator, has a plan so come by and help out.. Who: YOU!!! and your friends. We haven’t had much of a turn out for the plantings this year, so please, if you’ve been considering coming to the planting, come out…

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    Garden Refresh – Spadina and Darcy

    When: Sunday May 26th, 2013 – 2pm sharp 🙂 Where: One small block north of Dundas, just east of Spadina. Take a look – http://goo.gl/maps/iiBB7 at the spot on Google Maps (you can see one of the planters we left after the first year we planted) Here are some more photos from the previous years we planted this spot:     There has been a couple years of perennial growth in the space so we should be able to spruce it up and make it look fantastic again. Who: YOU!!! and your friends What to Bring: We want to put pretty bright annuals and a few larger sun-tolerant plants are the main things we need. And water…

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    East End Planting – Victoria Park and Denton

    When: Thursday June 6, 2013 – 6pm Where:  North West Corner of Victoria Park and Denton . Denton is 2 blocks north of Danforth almost directly across from Victoria Park TTC Station. Take a look – http://goo.gl/maps/X3ai8 We planting the same spot last year so we are hoping to build on it. Who: YOU!!! and your friends What to Bring: This spot is sunny so we need some plants that are happy in the full sun. Bring any annuals or perennials that you think will beautify the space. If you have flat patio stones to donate bring them along. We’d like to make a path through the garden. We have mulch, soil, shovels, picks,…

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    It’s May Day – Let’s Celebrate!

    Let’s dance around the maypole Maybe not – instead let’s make the city beautiful There are a few things going on Wednesday May 1st: 1) Beautiful little flower pots, were created Sunday April 28th, so let’s get together and strategically place them. What do you need to do: Terry has all the planters, you don’t need to bring anything What will be do: We will figure out nice spots, like fences, poles and benches, that the little planters can be attached to 2) Sunflowers Grates What do you need to do: Bring packets of sunflowers to plant anywhere they will grow. Terry will bring some soil in case we are…