Friday, March 22, 2019

Spring is in the air!

 SURE SIGNS of Spring;  crocuses, bluebirds, Canada geese and sunny warm weather that slowly melt the snow and make roads really mucky, anticipation of seeing all those fall bulbs peeking through the ground, mother nature awakening not only the world around us but also impacting our brains, mood and behaviour by reducing stress,  so begins the planning of gardens, flower pots of tropical flowers along some ole faithful colourful annuals and perennials …  these are a few of my favourite things, …

The winter of 2018-19 has been quite unusual in many regions with plenty of extremes, so the first sight of seeing  tropical plants arriving at the garden center is stunning;  the colours, beauty, fragrance, texture and style that you can add to a space.  There are ficus, palms, croton, monstera, ferns, pothos, snake plant, hoya, zz plant, prayer plant and more!


YES HOT trends again this year  - Succulents and tropicals  just add an earthy and brilliant touch;  come in early to see what we have already received and join into one of our many offered classes this year.   

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Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Succulent Soiree - Thursday March 14th

Last chance to buy tickets for our first ever Succulent Soiree. Sip a glass of wine and enjoy appetizers from Calabria. Go home with your very own succulent planter! Tickets available by calling (204)488-5042 or online at - Succulent Soiree
 succulent soiree, succulents and wine
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Thursday, February 07, 2019

Join us at Seedy Saturday - Saturday February 9th

 February 9, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
WHERE: Canadian Mennonite University, North Campus 
500 Shaftesbury Blvd
seedy saturday 2019 Winnipeg
Every year, gardeners, farmers, and everyday citizens gather to share knowledge and seeds. Workshops will be given on topics of seed saving, gardening, and policy issues relating to small-scale agriculture, then a food film will be shown. There will be seed vendors and organizations in attendance and a table will be set up for those who would like to exchange seeds that they’ve saved themselves. Entrance is by donation.
Winnipeg Seedy Saturday is one of hundreds of events that take place across Canada every spring and supported by Seeds of Diversity Canada. Visit to find out more about this organization and see the list of events.

Jensen Nursery will have 2 tables at Seedy Saturday. We will have a selection of mangaves, succulents and designer containers. And of course we will have our entire selection of seeds by Renee's Garden Seeds. These non GMO organic seeds are one of a kind! Expect pollinator seeds, hummingbird garden seeds and butterfly garden seeds just to name a few. The colored radishes and carrots were a favorite last year as well!

Drop by the booth and say hello! We look forward to seeing everyone after a long cold winter. 

Admission is only $5!

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Saturday, December 15, 2018

Maya's Day

 Maya's Day
Join us on December 15th & 16th for Maya's Day
Our friends Brian and Susan Person lost their daughter Maya on November 7th, 2016. Maya was an amazing, compassionate young woman that lived every day to the fullest. In her memory, her Mom and Dad have created Maya's Day. It was Maya's wish to spend Christmas with Family and Friends giving back to those in need at Christmas. To honour Maya's wish Brian and Susan are encouraging everyone to be part of Maya's Day. On Saturday December 15th, please volunteer or donate to a charitable organization in your community. Some special charities have been highlighted in conjunction with Maya's Day are:
Feed My Lambs Street Mission Inc.
Kildonan United Church - 187 Kilbride Ave - West Kildonan 
Christmas Cheer Board - 250-1395 Ellice Avenue 
Siloam Mission - 300 Princess 
Winnipeg Harvest - 1085 Winnipeg Avenue 
Lighthouse Mission - 669 Main Street
Jensen Nursery will be participating in Maya's Day; 10% of all sales on Saturday December 15th & Sunday December 16th will be donated to Siloam Mission. We will also be offering a 15% discount both days on all items in our indoor showroom and 15% off all pre made Outdoor Christmas Containers. If you are done all your Christmas Shopping and want to stop by with a monetary donation, we'd love to see you.
Our condolences to Brian and Susan. May you always hold Maya's Spirit and your memories of her close to your heart.
The Jensen Family and staff.
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Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Dogs & Family Santa Picture Fundraiser

 Earthdog Terrier Rescue of Manitoba Fundraiser
We are excited to be hosting our 2nd annual fundraiser for Earthdog Terrier Rescue of Manitoba!
earthdog terrier rescue fundraiser, pet and santa pictures

Dogs & Family Santa Pictures
Jensen Nursery - 2550 McGillivray Blvd
Sunday November 18th 11 am - 4 pm

Free - but accepting donations for the Earthdog Terrier Rescue of Manitoba.

10% of all sales that day are also being donated to the Earthdog Terrier Rescue of Manitoba.

Click here for more information on - Earthdog Terrier Rescue of Manitoba
Follow our Facebook event - Earthdog Terrier Rescue Fundraiser
For more information email [email protected]
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