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Harriet Irving Botanical Gardens

 

Meet the Garden Team!

We hired a few extra hands this season to help us get the garden looking green! This hardworking bunch have been working through snow, sleet, rain and sun since the end of April.

From left to right: John (Facility Manager), Jasmine (Dalhousie Agriculture Student), Baillie (Acadia Student, Irving Scholar) Skylar (Acadia Student), Adrien (Gardener and Educator), Melanie (Conservation Horticulturist), Wayne (NSCC Graduate), Nick (Acadia Student), Peter (Director), Brenden (NSCC student).

We apprecaite everything the students have brought to the Gardens and wish them the best of luck in school this fall!