Award Winning Permaculture Practice ~ Est. 2002
Native Plant Nursery - Design & Install. Ecological and Shoreline Landscape Specialists
Botanical Gardens & Woodland Botanicals - Edible & Herbal Products from Muskoka and Haliburton, Ontario, CANADA
We are dedicated to our community, sustainable gardens, and healthy diverse ecosystems and waterways, of which people are a part.
We specialize in locally grown genetically indigenous trees, shrubs and perennials, and their botanical products, along with organic seasonal produce, herbs, botanicals and clean air tropicals.
We are waterfront landscaping specialists with 7 years of post-secondary education and training in landscaping, ecosystem management, and botany, and over 15 years of experience in the field.
At BarK one will find experiential learning opportunities among our wonderful forests in the land pine and bedrock.
BarK has been designing and installing Site and Shoreline Restorations, Pollinator Gardens, Butterfly and Songbird Gardens, Therapeutic Gardens, and Custom Stonework for 15 years.
We are Ecologists, Landscapers, and Gardeners with a Botanical flare. Whatever your project, from wetland to drought, we know the most sustainable method and material.
Our landscape design projects are multi-functional; being smart, beautiful, ecological, edible, and therapeutic for all creatures .
We design with the hardiest locally grown produce and plants for our zones.
Whether you need:
BarK can help!
Come Visit Us!
Interested in Woodland Edibles, Botanicals, and Wildcrafting?
Take tour through our forest botanical gardens. Every visit holds a new learning experience! From mushrooms through to healthy pest control. BarK can start you off! We use Ecologic for smart landscapes. Workshops can be attended as advertised, or adapted for you and your friends. Give us a call.
Spend your volunteer hours with BarK and learn about our unique business. Witness how to make more plants, harvest woodland botanicals, install gardens and structures, blaze trails and use forest tools while introducing yourself to the local flora and permaculture practice. Begin to comprehend soil science while working in our gardens. Ahhh... soil science! What great fun!
Community Projects and Partners
who have worked with BarK Ecologic to kick-start projects and improve our communities:
Lake of Bays Association
Township of Lake of Bays
Lake of Bays Heritage Foundation
Friends of Marsh's Falls
Friends of Algonquin Park
Friends of Ecological and Environmental Learning
Haliburton Muskoka Children's Water Festival
Township of Algonquin Highlands
Halls/Hawk Lakes Property Owners Association
Boshkung Lake Property Owners Association
Township of Minden Hills
Dorset Health Hub - Healing Garden
Dorset Community Partnership
Chrysalis House Huntsville
Horticulture Societies - District 18
Lake of Bays Libraries
Dwight Improvement Group
The Land Between
Haliburton Land Trust - Native Plant Sale
CHA - Shoreline Restoration Consulting
Abbey Gardens - Project Management & Design
Sinking Ship Productions - Giver