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Recommended Repertoire of Respectable Plants 2.0

  • Date

    January 11, 2017

  • Time

    10:45 am – 11:45 am

  • Location

    Pinsent Room

  • Building

    Toronto Congress Centre



An enlightening summary of 'respectable plants' which Jon and Alex grow and appreciate at the Royal Botanical Gardens.

From the world of woody plants to the heaps of herbaceous plants, Jon and Alex will give insight into some new and old varieties that are proven to succeed in the Ontario landscape.

They will also outline some of the interesting stories that help to connect the plants to the landscape and to the people who enjoy them.


  • Jon Peter

    Jon L. Peter

    Royal Botanical Gardens

    Burlington, ON

    Jon L.

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  • Alex Henderson

    Alex Henderson

    Royal Botanical Gardens

    Burlington, ON

    Alex Henderson is Curator of Collections at the Royal Botanical Gardens (RBG), where he is part of the horticulture team that develops, manages and maintains the plant collections.

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