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2019 SPRING SEMINAR DAY - APRIL 13, 2019


9:15 - 10:15 Susan Jensen Stubbe - Attracting Pollinators

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Pollinators are important for the future of our planet. Susan will talk about attracting hummingbirds, butterflies and other pollinators to your yard.

10:30 - 11:30 Tammy Jensen    "Tropical Plant Show & Tell"


Tropical Plants are great for indoors, in planters or in your flower beds. Tammy will show you some of her favorite tropical plants including Snake Plants, Prayer Plants and Hoya! We will talk about if they are toxic to pets, where they grow best, light conditions, water needs, unique features and health benefits of some varieties.

11:45 - 12:45 FREE LUNCH

1:00 - 2:00 Featured Speaker: Dr. Philip Ronald


Bio - Dr. Philip Ronald was raised in the Canadian prairies and educated in plant breeding and horticulture at the University of Manitoba and University of Saskatchewan. Philip presently divides his time between teaching horticulture at the University of Manitoba, managing Riverbend Orchards, a 20-acre fruit farm and providing support to the research and marketing programs at Jeffries Nurseries. He resides near Portage la Prairie with his wife Karen and their children.

Seminar: "Prairie Hardy Trees & Urban Diversity"
Dutch elm disease and now Emerald Ash Borer are two of the most recent threats to Manitoba's urban forests. The need for intelligent diversification within our planted tree populations has never been greater. This presentation will feature an overview of options for tree diversity that can be considered by Manitoba homeowners as they plan for the future.

2:30 - 3:30 Planting Workshop

 

Herb Plants - $4.39

Herb Plugs -

$2.50

 

 

 

 

Cost - Just pay for what you buy! Buy a pot or bring a pot, add your plants, soil and decor!

Buy one of our trendy new pots or bring your own. We will have succulents, tropical plants, cacti, herbs, seeds, miniature garden supplies & terrarium supplies. Great activity for kids of all ages! Bring along your family or some friends for an afternoon out!

Register by emailing tammy@jensennursery.com or calling (204)488-5042. Please specify if you are attending all seminars or just individual ones. Also confirm if you are attending the planting workshop.


2550 McGillivray Blvd
Oakbluff, Manitoba
R4G 0B3

Tel: (204) 488-5042
Fax: (204) 488-5062
Email: info@jensennursery.com

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