• Trapping weevils
    Acadia Masters of Science student Joel Goodwin is working to understand the habits and preferences of the beech leaf-mining weevil (Orchestes fagi) in American Beech Trees (Fagus grandifolia)

  • Playing in the garden

    Each week we delight in hearing the games and laughter from the kids of the Wolfville Children's Centre as they play on our lawns.

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    Our emblem featuring Scotch thistle, mayflower and a honeybee

    The mayflower was Harriet Lila Irving's favourite wildflower. The honeybee symbolizes hard work and pollination. The Scotch thistle represents Scotland, the Irving family's ancestral home

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Native Plant Sale

Saturday May 5th 9am - 12pm

You shop local, eat local, support local, now it's time to garden local! Buy native plants, help improve biodiversity and create habitat for wildlife. 

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