/R E P E A T -- Media Invitation - The gardening season is sprouting! - Montréal Space for Life's 17th Great Gardening Weekend/

MONTREAL, May 14, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The sun's warmth is coaxing our gardens back to life. Montréal Space for Life invites media representatives to its 17th Great Gardening Weekend, Quebec's largest gardening fair, at the Montréal Botanical Garden.

You'll find plants, seeds and original and unusual garden tools and accessories, and can get some tips from enthusiastic horticulturists, growers and biologists. Take home new ideas along with some "ready-to-plant" items for your flower beds and vegetable garden.

DATE:    Friday, May 23
PLACE:   Montréal Botanical Garden    
  4101 Sherbrooke Est (P1) - Pay parking ($)    
  Pie-IX metro station
PROGRAM:  9:30 a.m.    Family workshop - Make a container vegetable
    garden with plants grown at the Botanical Garden.                   
    * Excellent opportunity for visuals *
  10:30 a.m.   The 2014 Henry Teuscher Award will be
    presented to Albert Mondor at the Biodiversity Centre.

R.S.V.P.: 514 872-1453 / karinejalbert@ville.montreal.qc.ca

As in previous years, the Botanical Garden and the Insectarium will not be participating in  Montréal Museums Day on Sunday, May 25.




SOURCE Espace pour la vie

For further information:

Karine Jalbert
Communications Co-ordinator
514 872-1453

Karine Vendette
Communications Assistant
514 872-2227