Beach Hill – Summer Flowers

Penstemon & Salvia at Beach Hill – June/2017

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Beach Hill Salvia

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Beach Hill – 2017 Spring Bulbs

 

2017 Beach Hill Daffodils

Last fall, we planted over 100 daffodil bulbs (plus several burning bush plants & aliums & a few perennials.  And here are the results!

 

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Beach Hill – Fall 2016 Photos

beachhill-fall-2016-1 beachhill-fall-2016-2A couple of fall pictures at Beach Hill.

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Sun May 29 – Milkweed at Christie Pits

Milkweed plants are available at Christie Pitts park on Sunday May 29/2016.  For $20, you’ll get three milkweed plants, each in a 4-inch pot.  Choose from two varieties of milkweed: swamp (pink/mauve) and butterfly (orange).  Common milkweed is sold out. For details, see:  David Suzuki Milkweed

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Gas Stations with Climate Change Warnings

Several years ago, Robert Shirkey at Our Horizon made a presentation to GW32 about his project for climate warning labels on gas pumps.  Here is a great article by  Atlantic Monthly about his recent success in North Vancouver!  Wonderful news!

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TTC Stations to get Bike Repair Facilities

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Adam has posted info re the new Bike Repair Facilities at TTC Subway Stations.   The bright red repair stands include pumps for inflating flat tires, wrenches & other tools.

Currently available at Bathurst, Davisville, Downsview, Dupont, Finch, Kipling, Keele, Kennedy, Pape & Spadina stations, all other TTC stations should have these stops within one year.

 

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Fall 2015 at Beach Hill Gardens

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