Seasons at Walter's
1st Saturday in March – June 15th
Plants – We carry a full selection of annuals, perennials, grasses, shrubs, trees, flowering indoor plants, tropical plants (table and floor size) and cacti & succulents.
Products – Spring is the time when you start thinking about planting and when the weather is to cold you prepare for the planting with quality Fafard Soils. We have grass seed and Viva Lawn Soil for getting your lawn into shape and a full selection of vegetable, herb and flower seeds.
Opening times – We open for the season every year on the first Saturday in March. Our hours for the spring season are:
March *1st Saturday to the last Saturday of the month * Mon- Fri 9-5 Sat 9-5 & Sunday 10-4.
April *1st Saturday to the last Saturday of the month *Mon- Fri 8-6 Sat 9-5 & Sunday 9-5
May *1st Saturday to the last Saturday of the month *Mon- Fri 8-8 Sat 8-6 & Sunday 9-5
What is happening at Walter’s from March till June 15. All of these are yearly events
March Break Activities for children 12 & under. Drop in and do a gardening activity during the kids March break week. Nominal fee for activity, call for details.
Workshops – See Calendar on events workshop page or call for details (519) 752-4436
Easter – Plant a Bunnies Breakfast *plant a garden that the Easter Bunny can snack on while he hides his treats. Lettuce Parsley Pansies and more planted up by you. You can also visit with the Easter Bunny. This occurs on Good Friday and the Saturday immediately after Good Friday
Short hours 9-5 on Good Friday
School Tours - March or April (depends on several factors) Call for details - 2017 April 18 to 28th
Springtime in Paris – not held here at the greenhouse, but we participate with a gardening craft at this wonderful local event held in Paris at the Lions Park on the first FULL weekend in June.
June 16th - August 15th
Plants – Summer colour is the best at Walter’s. we carry a full selection of annuals, perennials, grasses, shrubs, trees, flowering indoor plants, tropical plants (table and floor size) and cacti & succulents. A lot of the plants are bigger in size and are great for that instant look that you need for your parties and events. We also have our famous Penny Sale that starts on or about Canada Day. Lots of great fresh plants are delivered weekly and give you the colour you need when you need it.
Products – Full selection of soils are available and Mulch for when it is too hot to water. Giftware, fertilizers and lots of ideas for hostess gifts for all the garden parties you get invited to.
Opening times. We are Daily all summer long. Below is our summer hour schedule:
July *2nd week of July * Mon- Fri 9-7 Sat 9-5 & Sunday 9-5.
August *1st week of the month *Mon- Fri 9-6 Sat 9-5 & Sunday 9-5
What is happening at Walter’s from June 16th - August 15th. All of these are yearly events.
Penny Sale: Starts on or about Canada Day, Annuals Buy 1 get 1 for 1cent Perennials Buy 2 get 1 for 1 cent.
Dutch Auction Sale: Shrubs, trees, roses and vines. Mid July until the August long weekend, it starts off at 30% off and the discount goes up to 40% the next week and 50% for the Thursday to Sunday prior to the Holiday Monday and 60% off on the Holiday Monday Only.
August 15- October 31th
Plants – Fall Asters, Mums, Pansies Flowering Cabbage and more arrive to fix up your tired flower beds and containers.
Products – Fall planting – spring flowering bulbs start to arrive, along with gourds, hay bales, corn stalks and our customers favourite Cinnamon Bun Pot-pouri.
Opening times We are open daily all autumn. Below is our schedule:
Last week of August until Thanksgiving
* Mon- Fri 9-6 Sat 9-5 & Sunday 10-4.
What is happening at Walter’s from August 16th – October 15th. All of these are yearly events.
Workshops start up again – check the workshop area of our website for full details.
Shortened hours on Labour Day - 9-5 and Thanksgiving Monday – 10-4
October 31st – December 24th
Plants - Our full selection of Poinsettias start to arrive the first week of November. Fresh pine, cedar and fir boughs arrive around this time as well.
Products – Great Christmas and seasonal décor along with Fresh cut and potted Christmas trees. We also have soil for toping up your flower beds and making porch pots with fresh evergreens, we store a lot inside so it is Not Frozen
Opening times - We are open daily until Dec 24th, barring any snowstorms. Below is our schedule:
From Thanksgiving to December 24th * Mon- Fri 9-5 Sat 9-5 & Sunday 10-4.
What is happening at Walter’s from October 31st – December 24th.
Fresh Greens Arrive Just after the first FULL weekend in November
Workshops living Christmas tree ornaments and evergreen Porch Pots.
Open House – Check home page for dates– Friday ALL POINSETTIAS 20% Off
Closed Dec 24th at 3 pm and we don't open again until the 1st Saturday in March