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Gardening Information

Gardening Information Services

Come with your gardening questions!

Visit the Gardening Information Desk at RBG Centre for answers to your gardening questions from our expert volunteers! Volunteers have been operating Gardening Information Service for more than 10 years.

Current Hours

Starting April 23: Weekends, 12 to 3 p.m. 

Find the desk at RBG Centre (680 Plains Rd. W.) in the main hallway, just before Shop at the Gardens.

What's That Plant?

Do you see something in our gardens that you love, but can't find a plant label? Identify and learn more with PlantSnap! Download the app and take a photo to learn more about the plant's taxonomy, habitat, care and uses.

Ask us your Gardening Questions

By Phone: 905-527-1158 ext. 226

In Person: see hours above

Online: using the form below

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Seed Library

Borrow, Grow, and Return!

Our seed library is one way we nurture that connection. We provide seeds that you borrow, grow, and then return. If you are new to gardening, interested in growing a greater diversity of plants, or invested in supporting a community of growers, our seed library will help you meet those goals.

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