1513 Dixie Rd
Discover how gardening practices contribute to climate change and how to achieve success regardless of temperature and moisture conditions.
Heinke Thiessen has been an active member of the Credit Valley Horticultural Society since 1987. She is a Horticultural Judge accredited by the Royal Botanical Gardens, a Floral Design Judge accredited by the Garden Clubs of Ontario and a past Chair of the Garden Clubs of Ontario Judges’ Council.
Heinke’s interest in gardening started at a very early age on her parent’s dairy farm in the Eastern Townships in Quebec. She owned and operated Perennial Pleasures Landscape Design, offering design installation and maintenance services for 20 years and taught in the Horticultural Program at Sheridan College for 4 years.
Now retired, Heinke visits public and private gardens at every opportunity and is pursuing her interest in all things horticultural as well as floral design.