Omemee Blooms Garden Club has been kindly invited to view the amazing meadows of owners Joe & Hazel Cook of Blossom Hill Nursery on Monday, August 21st, at 6:30 pm. Their address is 681 Fife’s Bay Road.
Their 12-acre field was planted with native tall grass & native wildflowers in the Autumn of 2019. Native trees & shrubs are planted along the sides.
Please enter in the field south of their laneway & their neighbour’s laneway on the same side of the road. A sign reading MEADOW will be at the entrance.
Some suggestions for items to bring or wear; walking shoes, hat, sunglasses, bug spray and a camera.
The Cook’s will arrange to have some of their AWARD-WINNING HONEY available for sale on-site. It won top prize in the honey-tasting contest at the COBA (Central Ontario Beekeepers Association) summer meeting. Prices are $9 for a 500ml jar and $15 for a kilogram jar. Please bring Cash.
Anyone wishing to purchase any of Hazel & Joe’s other perennials as shown on their website is asked to contact them ahead of time at (705) 742-9923.
Carpooling from the Omemee Firehall will be available. Please be prepared to leave the Hall at 6 pm SHARP.
If you have any questions, please contact Joan Harding at 705-799-5378 or djharding2014[at]outlook.com or Donna Hunter at 705-799-6656.
Anyone wishing to tour the Omemee Gardens at a later date can let us know & we will arrange for someone to take you on a tour. We also have self-guided tour outlines that we can send you.
Blossom Hill Nursery is celebrating 29 years in business