The Applewood Garden Club of Mississauga Ontario is a small community-based club.

Most members live in south Mississauga–Applewood Acres, Orchard Heights, Sherway Gardens, Clarkson and Port Credit–but some hail from Oakville and Etobicoke.

Need we say that no matter where you live, you’re welcome as a member or guest at our meetings and events.

Our focus is horticultural, of course, but we also love to socialize.

A Christmas dinner and a June meeting in a member’s garden, with refreshments, are two of our social events.

We also believe in giving back to the community, and have raised thousands of dollars in support of deserving local organizations.

See About Us for more of our history

  • Monthly meetings feature informed and articulate speakers with take-home ideas
  • Our Great Neighbourhood Gardens tour takes you to inspiring gardens you can relate to. See how gardeners like you solve problems like yours.
  • The annual Plant Sale offers choice perennials and tried-and-true plants from members’ gardens.
  • Meetings are the third Thursday of every month September to May, at St. Luke’s Anglican Church, 1513 Dixie Rd., across from Dixie Value Mall.

One Million Trees Mississauga – Greening our City & Creating an Environmental Legacy

Jamie Ferguson’s presentation will focus on a general overview of our urban forest, recent impacts to the canopy, and the good news stories associated with our trees and shrubs.   JFerguson Glenorchy Restoration

Jamie has been with the City of Mississauga for over 3 years and is currently Acting Supervisor for the Woodlands and Natural Areas team within the Parks and Forestry Division.  The Woodlands and Natural Areas team is responsible for the One Million Trees Mississauga program, working with community volunteers for natural areas stewardship, gypsy moth integrated pest management program, and other projects associated with Mississauga’s urban forest and natural areas.  Jamie has a Master of Science in Geography from the University of Guelph and a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture from Dalhousie University.  Originally from Nova Scotia, he has lived in Guelph for the last 14 years and enjoys canoeing, camping, gardening and the natural environment.                                                                      

The meeting is Thursday, May 19th at St. Luke’s Anglican Church, 1513 Dixie Rd., across from Dixie Value Mall. Guests are welcome; admission is $5.   A single membership is  $20; family $30.

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