Don’s Calendar

 

Upcoming Seminars at Bylands Garden Centre
Feb 17 – 1:30 pm
Pruning Trees and Shrubs in the Home Garden with Don Burnett
Come and learn the reasons for pruning and the best time to do this important gardening activity. Shade trees, flowering shrubs, conifers, roses, fruit trees and small fruits will be discussed.

Feb 24 – 1:30 pm
Planting Seeds and Cuttings for an Early Start to Spring with Maxine Boulding
Whether you have a greenhouse or just a sunny kitchen window Maxine will show you how to save money and have loads of fun by starting all your own plants. From tomatoes and peppers to grapes and kiwis it’s easy to grow your own if you know a few…

Mar 3 – 1:30 pm
Pruning Trees and Shrubs in the Home Garden with Don Burnett
Come and learn the reasons for pruning and the best time to do this important gardening activity. Shade trees, flowering shrubs, conifers, roses, fruit trees and small fruits will be discussed.

Mar 10 – 1:30 pm
Lawn Care for Okanagan Gardeners with Don Burnett
Don Burnett will keep you up to date on the latest information and give you all the advice you will need to keep your lawn looking great! It will cover fertilizing schedules, water schedules and keeping your lawn weed free.

Mar 17 – 1:30 pm
The Good, the Bad and the Bugly with Don Burnett
The Good, the Bad and the Bugly A session about managing the pests which can spoil your hard work in the garden growing flowers and vegetables. The session focusses on the Integrated Pest Management method using biological controls and some low impact pesticides

Mar 24 – 1:30pm
Small Fruits and Berries for the Okanagan with Don Burnett
The use of small fruits and berries in the home garden is more popular than ever. Don Burnett will discuss the best ways to grow strawberries, raspberries, Haskap berries, blueberries, grapes, currants and more.

Up-coming Speaking Engagements

 Wednesday, February 21, 2018 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm Westbank Library #31-2484 Main Street West Kelowna

I will be showing some of the plants I discovered while in Australia last November.