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Industry experts on Canada Blooms stages

March 12, 2015  By Dave Harrison

PickOntario plays a major role with Canada Blooms. Canada Blooms

March 12, 2015, Toronto – A number of industry experts will be leading gardening sessions at this year’s Canada Blooms, which runs March 13-22 at the Direct Energy Centre at Exhibition Place.

Among the celebrities scheduled to appear at Blooms this year include:
• Mark Cullen (March 13, 14, 16 and 17) – One of Canada’s foremost gardeners, Mark will be offering tips and pointers to help you get a lush lawn and beautiful garden this season.

• Frank Ferragine (March 20 and 21) – The gardening expert for several TV stations and magazines, “Frankie Flowers” will be sharing natural remedies from plants.(pictured)


• Paul Zammit (March 14) – The director of horticulture at the Toronto Botanical Gardens, Paul will be talking about building a garden habitat that will attract pollinators.

Among other speakers are Bob Martin of Martin Farms (Vineland Station), Tony Post of Valleybrook Gardens (Niagara-on-the-Lake), Louis Damm of Floral Dimensions Flower Farm (Fenwick), Rodger Tschanz of the University of Guelph, and Ken Brown of The Plant Manager, all of Ontario, and Jim Hole of Hole’s Greenhouses and Gardens, of St. Albert, Alberta.

For a full list of speakers, or for more Canada Blooms information, visit

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