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                     K-M HS Members Garden (Runner-Up) by Karl Siemens




Kanata-March Horticultural Society
   2011 Calendar – Yearbook
A Note on Ladybugs
Favorite "good bug" ladybugs
have been popular beneficial
insects for the past 20 years. When
released at sundown (because they
don't fly at night), ladybugs eat
aphids, mealy bugs, scale, leaf
hoppers, and other destructive pests.
And they keep on eating until the
bad guys are gone, laying their own
eggs in the process. When new pests       Your Business Card Here
arrive, fresh ladybugs will be waiting.
                                                                  P.O. Box 24072, 300 Eagleson Road
                                                                  Kanata, ON, K2M 2C3
                                                                  www.kanata-horticultural.com
                                                                  kanatamhs@yahoo.ca


   Kanata-                                                        a proud affiliate of the Ontario Horticultural Society



               March                                              All Regular Meeting of the Society are usually held on the
                                                                  first Tuesday of the month at 7:30 p.m. at the Old

    Horticultural
                                                                  Town Hall, March Road, Kanata. Exceptions will be noted.
                                                                  There are no Regular Meeting in July and August. The

      Society
                                                                  Executive and the Board of Directors meet every
                                                                  third Tuesday of the month at 7:15 p.m. The location
                                                                  for executive meetings is posted on our website.


                                                                  The Kanata-March Horticultural Society acknowledges. With gratitude,
                                                                  the financial support it receives through grants from the City of Ottawa
                                                                  and the Ontario Horticultural Association and Garden Activity tips from
The Sundrop was adopted as the Society’s flower. Most             Master Gardeners of Ottawa-Carleton (published April 2006).
gardeners in Kanata grow it. It is also known as Oenothera
pilosella (Halies). The one we have in our gardens is a Sundrop
not an Evening Primrose, as the Evening Primrose opens its
flowers at night while the Sundrop blossoms all day. They
grow in full sun in well-drained soil. Centuries ago the Native
Peoples cherished this plant for its medicinal qualities.
Dawn Bennett sketched the Sundrop flower for our logo. This
design is now part of the District #2 Banner and also part of
one of the Ontario Horticultural Association’s quilts



                                                                                               Old Town Hall
                                                                                 Kanata’s first City Hall was built in 1901
                    Kanata-March Horticultural Society                                           Agricultural and Horticultural
                          Annual Report 2010                                                     Organizations Act, R.S.O. 1990,
                                                                                                           chapter A.9.
Hello to all KMHS members,
Welcome to the New Year 2011, and here’s hoping we will have another successful           Objects of a Horticultural Society:
one.                                                                                        “The Objects of a Horticultural Society are to
                                                                                             encourage interest and improvement in
Last year we saw new faces on the Executive council (including my own) alongside a           Horticulture,
number of more familiar ones. Together we brought forward the programs that have
proved so popular in the past, including our many and varied monthly guest speakers,      • to hold meetings respecting the theory and
our plant sale, our Adopt-a-Park program and our end-of-the-year potluck Christmas          practice of horticulture;
party. We also had a few special events, including our 40th Anniversary celebration at    • to encourage the planting of trees, shrubs and
the Herb Garden in Almonte, and we are soon to implement some “reach-out”                   flowers on public and private grounds;
programs to bring our society to people who are in retirement homes.
                                                                                          • to promote
As President, it has been my privilege to attend the meetings of the OHA District 2. I      balcony and
must say I thoroughly enjoyed these meetings, as I met several folks from all over          community
Eastern Ontario who share our love of gardening, and who are brimming with ideas            gardening
on how to promote within their communities an interest in horticulture. And it is my        and outdoor
hope that, in this New Year, we can participate in more events with the other societies     beautification;
of District 2, and in so doing generate more activity and excitement within our own.
                                                                                          • to arrange field trips,
And so, dear members, stayed tuned: visit our website regularly to learn about what’s       contests, competitions
going on: tours, guest speakers and special events. And don’t forget to bookmark our        and exhibitions related to
monthly meetings on your schedules: we love a good turnout.                                 horticulture and
Happy Gardening!                                                                            awarding prizes;
                                                                                          • to distribute seeds, plants, bulbs,
                                                                                            flowers, trees and shrubs;
Gerald Bouchard
                                                                                          • to promote the protection of the environment;
President, KMHS
                                                                                          • to promote the circulation of horticultural
                                                                                            information through any media;
                                                                                          • by promoting the benefits of therapeutic
                                                                                            horticulture; and
                                                                                          • by stimulating an interest in the study of
                                                                                            horticulture.”
                  Kanata-March Horticultural Society                                                                  2010/2011 Treasurer’s Report
                       Executive and Directors
                                                                                                                  Balance Sheet
                                                                                                                                                                             Income & Expense Statement
                                                                                                 as of August 31, 2010 (Cdn. funds, includes unrealized losses)
2009-2010 Executive
President         Gerald Bouchard       613-599-4984     gerald_bouchard@hotmail.com   ASSETS                                                                            INCOME
Past President    Robert Barta          613-599-6911     robert_barta@sympatico.ca
Vice President    Vacant
                                                                                       Bank                                                      $      13,799.82        Grants              $   1,974.00
Treasurer         David Sissing         613-599-8981     the.sissings@sympatico.ca
Secretary         Gisèle Robertson      613-839-5748     yettsg@rogers.com
                                                                                       Cash                                                                       0.78   Donations                   0.00
2010-2011 Directors
Norma Davidson    613-832-4615          davidnorma@rogers.com                          TOTAL Cash and Bank                                              13,800.60        Fees                    1,032.50
Beverley Murphy   613-591-3989          haroldmurphy@sympatico.ca                                                                                                        Sales                      28.00
Jane Bouchard     613-599-4984          jjane.bouchard@hotmail.com
Sheila Smith      613-839-2569          smithpr@allsteam.net
                                                                                       OTHER ASSETS                                                                      Trips & Bus Tours         375.00
2011-2012 Directors
Cheryl Sinclair   613-324-9128          csnclr@gmail.com                               Inventory - Equipment                                                583.98       Other Income              -51.85
Karl Siemens      613-591-0522          khsiemens@rogers.com
Jean Siemens      613-591-0522          jsiemens@ymail.com                             Inventory - T-Shirts                                                        -     TOTAL Income        $   3,375.65
- Vacant -
                                                                                       Term Deposit                                                                -

                                                                                       TOTAL Other Assets                                                   583.98       EXPENSES
                                Committee Chairpersons
                       Door Prizes            --Open--
                                                                                                                                                                         Civic Activity      $   1,045.27
                       Equipment.             Karl Siemens
                       Garden Tours           --Open--
                                                                                       TOTAL ASSETS                                              $      14,384.98        Fees                     636.60
                       Historian.             Gisèle Robertson
                                                                                                                                                                         Shows                     32.00
                       Membership             Jane Bouchard
                                                                                       LIABILITIES & EQUITY                                                              Administration           759.89
                       Newsletter             --Open--
                       Parks                  Norma Davidson                           LIABILITIES                                                                 -     Equipment                 61.02

                       Photography            Karl Siemens                                                                                                               Communication            970.74
                       Plant Sale             --Open--                                                                                                                   Program                 2,069.62
                       Program                --Open--
                                                                                       Equity                                                           14,384.98        Other Expenses             0.00
                       Special Events         --Open--
                       Social                 Norma Davidson                                                                                                             Miscellaneous            308.21

                       Telephone              --Open--
                       Web Site               Cheryl Sinclair                                                                                                            TOTAL Expenses      $   5,883.35
                       Yearbook/Calendar Robert Barta

                                                                                       TOTAL LIABILITIES & EQUITY                                $      14,384.58        OVERALL TOTAL       $ -2,525.70
                                                   2011
Sunday   Monday   Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday   Friday   Saturday




                                                                                     
                                                                       KMHS
                                                                       General
                                                                       Meeting
                                                                       Topic




           OHA • Keeping Ontario Beautiful                                       K-M HS Flower Sundrops
                                                                                           by Qing Mao
January                                                            2011
    Sunday       Monday       Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday       Friday    Saturday      Notes:

                                                                            1


                                                                            New Year’s
                                                                            Day

2            3            4             5           6          7            8


                          Regular
                          Meeting
                          7:30 PM

9            10           11            12          13         14           15




16           17           18            19          20         21           22                        Garden Activities
                                                                                            review seed catalogs


                          Executive
                                                                                                             
                          Meeting                                                        KMHS
                                                                                         General
                                                                                                   Linda Thorne
                                                                                                   LOCATION: Royalton Retirement
23           24           25            26          27         28           29           Meeting
                                                                                                               Residence
30           31                                                                          Topic     Tulips and Gardens of Holland


                                                                                          December 2010            February 2011
                                                                                         S M T W T F S            S M T W T F S
                                                                                               1 2 3 4                1 2 3 4 5
                                                                                         5 6 7 8 9 10 11          6 7 8 9 10 11 12
                                                                                         12 13 14 15 16 17 18
                   OHA • Keeping Ontario Beautiful
                                                                                                                13 14 15 16 17 18 19
                                                                                         19 20 21 22 23 24 25   20 21 22 23 24 25 26
                                                                                         26 27 28 29 30 31      27 28
                                                   2011
Sunday   Monday   Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday   Friday   Saturday




                                                                                 
                                                                       KMHS
                                                                       General
                                                                       Meeting
                                                                       Topic




           OHA • Keeping Ontario Beautiful                                                 Weeds
                                                                                  by Karl Siemens
February                                                                2011
    Sunday       Monday            Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday       Friday   Saturday     Notes:

                               1             2           3          4            5
                               Seed
                               Exchange &
                               Regular
                               Meeting
                               7:30 PM

6            7                 8             9           10         11           12




13           14                15            16          17         18           19


                               Executive
             Valentine’s Day   Meeting

20           21                22            23          24         25           26                     Garden Activities
                                                                                               garden planning

                                                                                                              
             Family Day                                                                     KMHS
                                                                                            General
27           28                                                                             Meeting   Fran Dennett
                                                                                            Topic     Seed Propagation accompanied
                                                                                                      with Seed and Garden-Book Exchange

                                                                                               January 2011              March 2011
                                                                                            S M T W T F S            S M T W T F S
                                                                                                        1                1 2 3 4 5
                                                                                            2 3 4 5 6 7 8            6 7 8 9 10 11 12
                                                                                            9 10 11 12 13 14 15
                   OHA • Keeping Ontario Beautiful                                          16 17 18 19 20 21 22
                                                                                                                     13 14 15 16 17 18 19
                                                                                                                     20 21 22 23 24 25 26
                                                                                            23 24 25 26 27 28 29     27 28 29 30 31
                                                                                            30 31
                                                   2011
Sunday   Monday   Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday   Friday   Saturday




                                                                                 
                                                                       KMHS
                                                                       General
                                                                       Meeting
                                                                       Topic




           OHA • Keeping Ontario Beautiful                                         Animals - Insects
                                                                                 by Rachelle Spidell
March                                                                                 2011
    Sunday             Monday       Tuesday   Wednesday        Thursday               Friday   Saturday     Notes:

                                1             2               3                   4            5


                                Regular
                                Meeting
                                7:30 PM

6                  7            8             9               10                  11           12



                                              Ash Wednesday

13                 14           15            16              17                  18           19
                                                                                                                        Garden Activities
                                                                                                             plant flower and vegetable seeds
                                                                                                              indoors
                                Executive                                                                    prune fruit trees and grape vines
Daylight Savings                Meeting                       St. Patrick's Day
                                                                                                             start tuberous begonias in pots
20                 21           22            23              24                  25           26            Remove winter protection from shrubs
                                                                                                              and evergreens, but do so on an
                                                                                                              overcast day to prevent sun-scorch
                                                                                                                             
Spring Equinox                                                                                            KMHS
                                                                                                          General
27                 28           29            30              31                                          Meeting   Isabelle Nicol
                                                                                                          Topic     Fletcher Wildlife Garden


                                                                                                             February 2011            April 2011
                                                                                                          S M T W T F S           S M T W T F S
                                                                                                              1 2 3 4 5                     1 2
                                                                                                          6 7 8 9 10 11 12        3 4 5 6 7 8 9
                                                                                                                                  10 11 12 13 14 15 16
                         OHA • Keeping Ontario Beautiful
                                                                                                          13 14 15 16 17 18 19
                                                                                                          20 21 22 23 24 25 26    17 18 19 20 21 22 23
                                                                                                          27 28                   24 25 26 27 28 29 30
                                                   2011
Sunday   Monday   Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday   Friday   Saturday




                                                                                 
                                                                       KMHS
                                                                       General
                                                                       Meeting
                                                                       Topic




           OHA • Keeping Ontario Beautiful                                        Imported Plants
                                                                                    by Qing Mao
April                                                                 2011
    Sunday          Monday       Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday       Friday         Saturday     Notes:

                                                                  1                  2



                                                                  April Fool's Day
                                                                                                               Garden Activities
3               4            5             6           7          8                  9             start summer flowering bulbs (dahlias,
                                                                                                    cannas, etc.) indoors
                                                                                                   apply dormant oil spray to fruit trees and
                             Regular                                                                shrubs
                             Meeting                                                               remove heavily matted leaves from
                             7:30 PM                                                                garden beds, shed and use as a mulch
                                                                                                   clean away plant debris from perennial
10              11           12            13          14         15                 16             beds
                                                                                                   watch for lily beetles emerging on warm
                                                                                                    days. Hand pick and destroy.
                                                                                                   Turn over the compost pile and mix in
                                                                                                    some shredded leaves
                                                                                                   Apply an organic pre-emergence weed
17              18           19            20          21         22                 23             killer such as corn-gluten meal to lawns
                                                                                                    to control crab-grass (when forsythia is
                                                                                                    in bloom)

                                                                                                                  
                             Executive
Palm Sunday                  Meeting                              Good Friday                   KMHS
                                                                                                General
24              25           26            27          28         29                 30         Meeting   Lee Boltwood
                                                                                                Topic     Trees & Shrubs in Kanata


                Easter                                                                              March 2011                 May 2011
Easter Sunday   Monday                                                                          S M T W T F S             S M T W T F S
                                                                                                    1 2 3 4 5             1 2 3 4 5 6 7
                                                                                                6 7 8 9 10 11 12          8 9 10 11 12 13 14
                                                                                                13 14 15 16 17 18 19     15 16 17 18 19 20 21
                      OHA • Keeping Ontario Beautiful                                           20 21 22 23 24 25 26     22 23 24 25 26 27 28
                                                                                                27 28 29 30 31           29 30 31
                                                   2011
Sunday   Monday   Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday   Friday   Saturday




                                                                                 
                                                                       KMHS
                                                                       General
                                                                       Meeting
                                                                       Topic




           OHA • Keeping Ontario Beautiful                                           Water Feature
                                                                                 by Rachelle Spidell
May                                                                    2011
    Sunday         Monday         Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday       Friday        Saturday
                                                                                                       Notes:

1              2              3             4           5          6                7
                                                                                                                     Garden Activities
                                                                                                        transfer bedding annuals to outdoors in
                              Regular                                                                    a protected area or cold frame to
                              Meeting                                                                    harden-off
                              7:30 PM
                                                                                                        sow annual seeds including vegetables,
8              9              10            11          12         13               14                   directly into the soil
                                                                                                        check trees for tent caterpillars and other
                                                                                                         insects
                                                                                                        repair any winter damage to lawn,
                                                                                                         overseed where necessary
Mother’s Day                                                                                            fertilize lawn and start mowing, aerate if
                                                                                                         necessary
15             16             17            18          19         20               21                  prune summer flowering shrubs
                                                                                                        plant annual bulbs (cannas, dahlias,
                                                                                                         gladiolus, etc.) directly into soil
                                                                                                        add compost or well-rotted manure
                              Executive                                                                  while planting
                              Meeting                                                                   mulch new beds or top-up the mulch
22             23             24            25          26         27               28                   on older beds
                                                                                                        transplant tender flowers and vegetables
                                                                                    KMHS                 after risk of frost passes
                                                                                    Plant Sale
                                                                   Plant Sale                                             
                                                                   Preparation      8:00am – Noon
               Victoria Day                                        6:00 – 8:00 pm   @Old Town Hall   KMHS
                                                                                                     General
29             30             31                                                                     Meeting     Marilyn Light
                                                                                                     Topic       Orchids 101


                                                                                                             April 2011            June 2011
                                                                                                     S M T W T F S             S M T W T F S
                                                                                                               1 2                   1 2 3 4
                                                                                                     3 4 5 6 7 8 9             5 6 7 8 9 10 11
                                                                                                     10 11 12 13 14 15 16      12 13 14 15 16 17 18
                     OHA • Keeping Ontario Beautiful                                                 17 18 19 20 21 22 23      19 20 21 22 23 24 25
                                                                                                     24 25 26 27 28 29 30      26 27 28 29 30
                                                   2011
Sunday   Monday   Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday   Friday   Saturday




                                                                                 
                                                                       KMHS
                                                                       General
                                                                       Meeting
                                                                       Topic




           OHA • Keeping Ontario Beautiful                                        K-M HS Gardens
                                                                                   by Mary Stuart
June                                                                     2011
    Sunday         Monday       Tuesday       Wednesday   Thursday       Friday          Saturday     Notes:

                                              1           2          3                   4




5              6            7                 8           9          10                  11


                            Regular
                            Meeting
                            7:30 PM                                                                               Garden Activities
12             13           14                15          16         17                  18            prune evergreens and hedges
                                                                                                       thin out crowded annuals and
                                                                                                        vegetables
                                                                                                       add garden waste to compost
                                                                                                       stake plants for any infestations, hand
                                                                                                        pick bugs where possible. Use an
                                                                                                        organic solution such as BTK for
19             20           21                22          23         24                  25             caterpillar problems
                                                                                                       prune spring flowering shrubs and trees
                                                                                                        after flowering
                            Summer Solstice
                                                                                                                       
                            Executive                                St. Jean-Baptiste
Father’s Day                Meeting                                  Day (Quebec                    KMHS
                                                                                                    General
26             27           28                29          30                                        Meeting    Brian Carson
                                                                                                    Topic      Beauties of the Burnt Lands: Our
                                                                                                               Newest Provincial Park

                                                                                                            May 2011             July 2011
                                                                                                    S M T W T F S            S M T W T F S
                                                                                                    1 2 3 4 5 6 7                      1 2
                                                                                                    8 9 10 11 12 13 14       3 4 5 6 7 8 9
                                                                                                    15 16 17 18 19 20 21    10 11 12 13 14 15 16
                     OHA • Keeping Ontario Beautiful                                                22 23 24 25 26 27 28    17 18 19 20 21 22 23
                                                                                                    29 30 31                24 25 26 27 28 29 30
                                                                                                                            31
                                                   2011
Sunday   Monday   Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday   Friday   Saturday




                                                                                      
                                                                       KMHS
                                                                       General
                                                                       Meeting
                                                                       Topic




           OHA • Keeping Ontario Beautiful                                     Oh Canada – Red and White
                                                                                            by Qing Mao
July                                                                 2011
    Sunday       Monday         Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday       Friday   Saturday     Notes:

                                                                 1            2



                                                                 Canada Day

3            4              5             6           7          8            9


             Independence
             Day (US)       No Meeting                                                                  Garden Activities
10           11             12            13          14         15           16            raise the cutting height of mower blade
                                                                                            shallow hoe gardens regularly if not
                                                                                             mulched
                                                                                            hand pick any weeds that have made it
                                                                                             through the mulch
                                                                                            check for aphids on roses, nasturtiums,
                                                                                             etc., a strong spray from the hose should
17           18             19            20          21         22           23             remove them
                                                                                            prune climbing roses

                                                                                                             
                                                                                         KMHS
                                                                                         General
                                                                                                    No Meeting
24           25             26            27          28         29           30         Meeting    ‘Summer Break’
                                                                                         Topic


                                                                                                 June 2011           August 2011
                                                                                         S M T W T F S            S M T W T F S
                                                                                               1 2 3 4              1 2 3 4 5 6
                                                                                         5 6 7 8 9 10 11          7 8 9 10 11 12 13
                                                                                         12 13 14 15 16 17 18     14 15 16 17 18 19 20
                   OHA • Keeping Ontario Beautiful                                       19 20 21 22 23 24 25     21 22 23 24 25 26 27
                                                                                         26 27 28 29 30           28 29 30 31
                                                   2011
Sunday   Monday   Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday   Friday   Saturday




                                                                                     
                                                                       KMHS
                                                                       General
                                                                       Meeting
                                                                       Topic




           OHA • Keeping Ontario Beautiful                                       Desert – Water Tolerant
                                                                                           by Qing Mao
August                                                                2011
    Sunday       Monday          Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday       Friday   Saturday     Notes:

             1               2             3           4          5            6



             Civic Holiday   No Meeting

7            8               9             10          11         12           13




14           15              16            17          18         19           20                      Garden Activities
                                                                                             monitor lawn for grubs. Find more
                                                                                              information at: www.omafra.gov.on.ca/
                                                                                              english/ crops/facts/97-023.htm
                             Executive                                                       sow vegetables for fall harvest
                             Meeting                                                         take notes and photos of the yard for
                                                                                              future planning
21           22              23            24          25         26           27            continue to weed and control pest
                                                                                              problems

                                                                                                              
                                                                                          KMHS
                                                                                          General
                                                                                                     No Meeting
28           29              30            31                                             Meeting    ‘Summer Break’
                                                                                          Topic


                                                                                                  July 2011        September 2011
                                                                                          S M T W T F S            S M T W T F S
                                                                                                    1 2                    1 2 3
                                                                                          3 4 5 6 7 8 9            4 5 6 7 8 9 10
                                                                                          10 11 12 13 14 15 16   11 12 13 14 15 16 17
                   OHA • Keeping Ontario Beautiful                                        17 18 19 20 21 22 23   18 19 20 21 22 23 24
                                                                                          24 25 26 27 28 29 30   25 26 27 28 29 30
                                                                                          31
                                                   2011
Sunday   Monday   Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday   Friday   Saturday




                                                                                        
                                                                       KMHS
                                                                       General
                                                                       Meeting
                                                                       Topic




           OHA • Keeping Ontario Beautiful                                       Future Gardeners - Children
                                                                                            by Karl Siemens
September                                                             2011
    Sunday          Monday       Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday       Friday     Saturday     Notes:

                                                       1          2              3




4               5            6             7           8          9              10


                             Regular
                             Meeting
                Labour Day   7:30 PM

11              12           13            14          15         16             17
                                                                                                         Garden Activities
                                                                                               prepare and seed new lawns
                                                                                               top dress existing lawns and garden
Grandparent's                                                                                   beds with compost or manure
Day
                                                                                               plant evergreens
18              19           20            21          22         23             24            renovate perennial borders, divide
                                                                                                perennials and share with friends


                                                                                                              
                             Executive
                             Meeting                              Fall Equinox              KMHS
                                                                                            General
25              26           27            28          29         30                        Meeting   Mary Ann Van Berlo
                                                                                            Topic     Tips, Tricks & Techniques
                                                                                                      for the Garden

                                                                                                August 2011            October 2011
                                                                                            S M T W T F S           S M T W T F S
                                                                                              1 2 3 4 5 6                       1
                                                                                            7 8 9 10 11 12 13       2 3 4 5 6 7 8
                                                                                            14 15 16 17 18 19 20    9 10 11 12 13 14 15
                      OHA • Keeping Ontario Beautiful                                       21 22 23 24 25 26 27    16 17 18 19 20 21 22
                                                                                            28 29 30 31             23 24 25 26 27 28 29
                                                                                                                    30 31
                                                   2011
Sunday   Monday   Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday   Friday   Saturday




                                                                                 
                                                                       KMHS
                                                                       General
                                                                       Meeting
                                                                       Topic




           OHA • Keeping Ontario Beautiful                                            Indoor Plants
                                                                                       by Qing Mao
October                                                              2011
    Sunday       Monday         Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday       Friday   Saturday     Notes:

                                                                              1




                                                                                                       Garden Activities
2            3              4             5           6          7            8             plant spring flowering bulbs (tulip,
                                                                                             crocus, daffodil, etc.)
                                                                                            dig and store summer bulbs (dahlias,
                            Regular                                                          gladiolus, tuberous begonias, etc.)
                            Meeting                                                         plant amaryllis for Christmas blooms
                            7:30 PM                                                         clean up garden for fall but leave some
                                                                                             seed heads for birds
9            10             11            12          13         14           15            allow a layer of leaves to settle on
                                                                                             garden beds for winter protection
                                                                                            gather leaves from lawn areas and
                                                                                             driveway and add to compost pile
                                                                                            put shelters around 1st year evergreen
             Thanksgiving
                                                                                             transplants to protect from winters
16           17             18            19          20         21           22             drying wind and sun
                                                                                            do the same for broadleaf evergreens
                                                                                             such as rhododendrons and daphne

                            Executive
                                                                                                             
                            Meeting                                                      KMHS
                                                                                         General
23           24             25            26          27         28           29         Meeting   Cathy Disley-Engler
30           31                                                                          Topic     Quick & Easy Ways to Decorate
                                                                                                   Your Home for the Fall Season

                                                                                           September 2011          November 2011
             Halloween                                                                   S M T W T      F S       S M T W T F S
                                                                                                 1      2 3           1 2 3 4 5
                                                                                         4 5 6 7 8      9 10      6 7 8 9 10 11 12
                                                                                         11 12 13 14 15 16 17    13 14 15 16 17 18 19
                   OHA • Keeping Ontario Beautiful                                       18 19 20 21 22 23 24    20 21 22 23 24 25 26
                                                                                         25 26 27 28 29 30       27 28 29 30
                                                   2011
Sunday   Monday   Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday   Friday   Saturday




                                                                                      
                                                                       KMHS
                                                                       General
                                                                       Meeting
                                                                       Topic




           OHA • Keeping Ontario Beautiful                                       K-M HS Members Gardens
                                                                                      by Gerald Bouchard
November                                                                     2011
    Sunday             Monday       Tuesday   Wednesday    Thursday          Friday    Saturday     Notes:

                                1             2           3              4             5

                                AGM &
                                Regular
                                Meeting
                                7:30 PM

6                  7            8             9           10             11            12


Daylight Savings                                                         Remembrance
Time Ends                                                                Day

13                 14           15            16          17             18            19                      Garden Activities
                                                                                                     clean your garden tools
                                                                                                     review your garden notes and photos to
                                                                                                      plan changes and additions
                                Executive                                                            check out new garden trends in seed
                                Meeting                                                               and plant catalogues
                                                                                                     read a garden book
20                 21           22            23          24             25            26            join a garden club or horticultural
                                                                                                      society
Canada’s                                                                                                            
National Child                                            Thanksgiving
Day                                                       Day (U.S.)                              KMHS
                                                                                                  General
27                 28           29            30                                                  Meeting   John Szczepaniak
                                                                                                  Topic     Urban Pocket Makeover


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                         OHA • Keeping Ontario Beautiful                                          16 17 18 19 20 21 22   18 19 20 21 22 23 24
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                                                   2011
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                                                                       General
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           OHA • Keeping Ontario Beautiful                                 40th Anniversary Arrangement
                                                                                      by Rachelle Spidell
December                                                                     2011
    Sunday          Monday       Tuesday   Wednesday    Thursday             Friday         Saturday          Notes:

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                                                                         KMHS
                                                                         Pot Luck Supper
                                                                         St. Paul’s
                                                                         Anglican Church
                                                                         20 Young Rd.

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18              19           20            21          22                23                24                             Garden Activities
                                                                                                               relax


                             Executive
                                                                                                                             
                             Meeting                   Winter Solstice                     Christmas Eve    KMHS
                                                                                                            General
                                                                                                                        No Meeting
25              26           27            28          29                30                31               Meeting     Pot Luck Supper
                                                                                                            Topic


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                      OHA • Keeping Ontario Beautiful                                                       20 21 22 23 24 25 26    22 23 24 25 26 27 28
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2010/2011 at a glance
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2 3 4 5 6 7 8          6 7 8 9 10 11 12       6 7 8 9 10 11 12       3 4 5 6 7 8 9                      8 9 10 11 12 13 14     5 6 7 8 9 10 11
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     July 2011            August 2011          September 2011             October 2011                   November 2011          December 2011
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                                    Climate Zones
                                          F°             C°
                          Zone 1     below -50°     below -45 °
                          Zone 2     -50° to -40°   -45° to -40°
                          Zone 3     -40° to -30°   -40° to -34°
                          Zone 4     -30° to -20°   -34° to -29°
                          Zone 5     -20° to -10°   -29° to -23°
                          Zone 6      -10° to 0°    -23° to -17°
                          Zone 7       0° to 10°    -17° to -12°
                          Zone 8      10° to 20°     -12° to -7°
                          Zone 9      20° to 30°      -7° to -1°
                          Zone 10     30° to 40°       -1° to 5°
                           Zones are listed below, indicating
                            lowest temperature in winter:
           Kanata-March Horticultural Society
              Equipment List 2009-2010
Live animal trap
Karl Seimens               20 Thiessen             591-0522
Rototiller
David Davidson             2470 Dunrobin Rd        832-4615
Sod lifter
Gerald Bouchard            66 Banting Way          599-4984
If you have any trouble locating equipment, please contact
Karl Siemens at 591-0522.
               Directions to Old Town Hall
  Go north on the Eagleson Ramp, which takes you
    to March Road.
  • Continue on March Road until you get to
    Klondike Road.
  • Turn left and turn immediately right onto
    gravel road.
  • Continue to parking lot of the Old Town Hall.

				
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