Well, it seems that our "babies" have left home! Those of you who are parents can relate to the mixed feelings that accompany this situation. Nervousness, excitement, sadness and, yes, even an inkling of relief. Read more…
The trees grown at the greenhouse can be divided into two groups: gymnosperms and angiosperms. Originating from the Greek language, the word gymnosperm means "naked seed." Angiosperm also has a Greek origin and means "receptacle seed."
The SaskPower Shand Greenhouse annual spring seedling distribution was once again a success.
SaskPower Shand Greenhouse, the Saskatchewan Dutch Elm Disease Association (SDEDA) and Saskatchewan Regional Parks Association (SRPA) have completed the second year of our three-year mini-nursery pilot program.
Every prairie gardener knows the value of planting a tree. Whether for beauty or function, the appropriate tree or shrub planted in the right spot will provide years of service to its owner
What would be considered a normal amount of needle loss for my conifer tree?
Mark your Calendars!
|July 1, 2005 to March 15, 2006||Applications accepted for 2006 Shand Greenhouse tree seedlings|
|March 19, 2006||Shand Greenhouse Open House|
|April 22, 2006||Earth Day (earthday.ca)|
|May 3 - 4, 2006||Spring seedling distribution|