Fifty garden centres in eight Canadian provinces are participating from June 21 to July 1 in a National Plastic Recycling Event to help home gardeners get rid of excess plastic pots, polystyrene cell packs and plant trays.
Garden Centres Canada/Canadian Nursery Landscape Association Retail Sector Group says gardeners can bring their clean, dry plant pots and trays to participating independent garden centres.
In Newfoundland, they are:
• Bluefin Gardens, Holyrood;
• Blue Hill Garden, Conception Bay;
• Holland Nurseries, St. John's;
• O'Neill's Gardenland, Spaniard's Bay.
A map of participating centres across Canada can be found online at