February 8, 2022
Trial Garden open house 2022

Event schedule:

9:00 a.m. - Morning refreshments
9:30 a.m. - Welcome
9:45 a.m. - Speaker series
11:15 a.m. - Trial Garden Tours


Joy KeelerSession 1
Dare to be Different: Using Danziger Genetics in the Landscape

Joy Keeler, Canadian Sales and Product Representative, Danziger

Rodger Tschanz Session 2
Rodger Tschanz, Trial Garden Manager, University of Guelph
Early Season in the Perennial Trials: A look at what you’re not seeing now

Open Houses provide a snapshot of a moment in time but what’s happening in the trial garden the rest of the year? Rodger will give an overview of early season highlights from the perennial trial.

Paul Ronan Session 3
Making the Case for Green Infrastructure

Paul Ronan, Executive Director, Ontario Parks Association
Paul will use visualizations and economic analysis to find out what has been done to help us monetize the value of our Living Green Infrastructure. Find out how we are identifying various Green Infrastructure typologies and how we are measuring the costs and value of these important assets.


Follow the progress of trials in the 2022 trial garden video series!