Civic Conservatory

Civic Conservatory

The Saskatoon Civic Conservatory is located on the South Saskatchewan River adjacent to the Mendel Art Gallery. Together, these two city-owned facilities make for a delightful excursion for residents and tourists. The Conservatory attracts more than 80,000 visitors a year.

Enjoy the seasonal flower displays as well as an interesting collection of orchids, tropical and arid plants.


  • January: Kalanchoe, Primula
  • February: Kalanchoe, Daffodils, Tulips, Muscari, Hyacinth
  • March: Daffodils, Tulips, Hyacinth, Muscari, Easter Lilies
  • April: Easter Lilies, Hydrangea, Snap Dragons, Stocks,  Daffodils, Tulips, Hyacinth, Astilbe, Pelargoniums
  • May: Pelargoniums, Asiatic Lilies, Oriental Lilies, Astilbe, Godetia, Schizanthus
  • June: Angelonia, Browallia, Godetia, Oriental Lilies, Begonias, Gypsophila
  • July: Exacum, Tuberous Begonia, Blue Salvia, Astilbe, Celosia, Statice, Gomphrena, Pentas, Veronica, Rudbeckia, Zinnia
  • August: Zinnia, Salpiglossis, Perilla, Vinca, Rudbeckia, Herb show, Blue Salvia, Echinacea, Pentas
  • September: Cyclamen, Shasta Daisy, Gomphrena, Zinnia, Vinca, Begonias
  • October: Cyclamen, Chrysanthemums
  • November: Chrysanthemums, Christmas Cactus, Ornamental Peppers
  • December: Poinsettias, Paperwhites, Silk Oak

The Civic Conservatory is managed by the City of Saskatoon Parks Branch. For more information, contact:
Heather Drysdale, Greenhouse Supervisor
tel: (306) 975-2546
email: heather (dot) drysdale (at) Saskatoon (dot) ca