Ottawa’s Native Plant Garden Days

Ottawa’s Native Plant Garden Days

Visit Ottawa’s native plant gardens – locations across the city. Free event – in conjunction with Garden Days Canada. Continue reading Ottawa’s Native Plant Garden Days

Book: Fifty Plants That Changed the Course of History

Fifty Plants that Changed the Course of History is a beautifully presented guide to the plants that have had the greatest impact on human civilization. Entries feature a description of the plant, its botanical name, its native range and its primary functions — edible, medicinal, commercial or practical. Concise text is highlighted by elegant botanical drawings, paintings and photographs as well as insightful quotes. Continue reading Book: Fifty Plants That Changed the Course of History