Lily Basics

Our 5 part series on lily basics, courtesy Olds College  

Greenland Bulb Sale

Sale is going ahead on Saturday, Sept. 25 as scheduled. All visitors to Greenland must enter through the main entrance and show proof of vaccination or a recent negative Covid test. Please have your information handy so your entry can be smoother. Thank you for your cooperation

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Lily Basics, Part 5: Pests and Diseases of Lilies

Written by Jane Reksten, Manager, Botanic Gardens and Greenhouses at Olds College, (www.oldscollege.ca) and the Alberta Regional Lily Society (www.arls-lilies.org) The old adage – prevention is the best medicine – holds true for growing lilies successfully. The best way to avoid damage caused by pests and diseases is to ensure you have healthy, strong lily

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Lily Basics, Part 4: Descriptions and Divisions

Written by Jane Reksten, Manager, Botanic Gardens and Greenhouses at Olds College, (www.oldscollege.ca) and the Alberta Regional Lily Society (www.arls-lilies.org) When it comes to choosing a lily for the garden, the possibilities can be overwhelming. Lily breeders work with species hardy to their region to develop plants that display desirable characteristics such as flower size

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