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The annual plant sale is being held on Saturday, May 22nd, at the Cobourg Farmers’ Market on Albert Street.  Our table is located on the east arm of the Market.  Sales are cash only.

The sale runs from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  Come early for the best selection.


Due to the ongoing concerns surrounding the Covid-19 pandemic, the 2021 editions of Canada Blooms and the Peterborough Garden Show have been cancelled by their respective organizers.


The following suppliers are taking online or telephone orders for pickup or have closed for the 2020 season:

  • Dawn Golloher, of Gardens Plus in Peterborough, was to have been our speaker in April.  This nursery specializes in hostas, day lilies and perennials.  You can view their stock on their website,, and place an online order for pickup.
  • Giboshihill Hostas will be closed for the 2020 season due to COVID-19.
  • Baltimore Valley will take online, e-mail or telephone orders for pickup or delivery.  You  can browse their catalogue at:
  • Rock Ridges Landscape Supply will deliver bulk garden soil, as described in their notice below.  You can browse their products at

"Retail customers are asked not to visit our yard during this time of social distancing.  We will continue to provide services as per Ontario guidelines.  Orders can be organized by phoning or texting 905-375-9131 or emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..   E-transfer payment is preferred.  Delivery is available and will follow the physical distancing guidelines put in place by the Minister of Health.  We are offering a 50% discount on delivery fees.  Conditions may apply to more remote locations and ⁄ or on volume of product.”


Due to concerns about the Covid-19 virus, this year’s Peterborough Garden Show has been cancelled.

Villa St. Joseph (445 Monk Street, Cobourg) is hosting the annual seed exchange on:

Seedy Saturday
March 14th
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Admission is free but bring your wallets. 

Along with the seed exchange, seed vendors will be on site. 


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