CALGARY HORTICULTURAL SOCIETYCalgary, Alberta
To encourage gardening for the enhancement of our environment and quality of life. Mandate: To educate, promote, and support Gardening in the Calgary area.
Since 1908, the Society has been helping Albertans building meaningful growing spaces.
Growing in the Calgary area is challenging. When gardening here, a gardener faces rapidly fluctuating temperatures and weather—typically dry but punctuated by torrential downpours of rain, hail, often low or no snow coverage—a situation exacerbated by chinooks, compacted soil, high clay content soil, high supply costs, and limited access to gardening spaces. The Calgary Horticultural Society helps ... Read More