Site: Ecology Park

Record #: PET1778
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 17 Jan 2022


Description (Service) GreenUP Ecology Park is a five acre showcase of sustainable landscape ideas and resources.
  • Display gardens
  • Native tree and plant nursery offers native and edible trees, shrubs, and plants along with bulk compost, cedar mulch, wood chips, and more
  • Children's programs
  • Skill-building workshops
  • Hands-on displays
  • Services, displays, and staff on site May-Oct. Sales only during operational hours for Nursery

Service Details

Hours Garden Market: May-Oct, Thu 10 am-6 pm, Fri-Sun 10 am-4 pmDates: May -Oct Visit website for dates
Areas Served Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility No restrictions
Application No application required
Languages English
Fees Visit website for compost, mulch, and wood chip prices.

Address and Location

Site Location GreenUP Ecology Park is located in the southeast corner of Beavermead Park, beside Peterborough Utilities. Use parking lot at Beavermead.
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
1899 Ashburnham Dr
Peterborough, ON
Canada K9L 1P8
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Intersection Ashburnham Dr and Lansdowne St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Trails accessible, washroom accessible
Washroom at Ecology park available during operational hours. May be reserved for staff and program staff only - depending on COVID restrictions
Accessible washroom available at Beavermead Park

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-745-3238
Fax 705-745-4413
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Primary Contact Vern Bastable, Director, Ecology Park & Landscape Programs; Phone: ext 217
Mailing Address c/o GreenUP; 378 Aylmer St N 
Peterborough, ON 
Canada K9H 3V8

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