Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 58.86
Liaison Jonathan Rausseo
Submission Date April 10, 2013
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University of Ottawa
OP-T2-19: Native Plants

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Jonathan Rausseo
campus sustainability manager
physical resources service
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Does the institution prioritize the use of native plant species in landscaping?:
Yes

A brief description of the native plant program, policy, or practice:
The University of Ottawa chooses plants that are resistant to the urban environment as to reduce the likelihood of their being damaged during the cold seasons. Caltrio, the company that deals with our grounds, confirms planting the following species :spruce, conifers, Norway spruce, white spruce and shrubs. These plants are chosen for their resistance to our climate and easy maintenance The community garden also incorporates several indigenous species plots.

The website URL where information about the program, policy, or practice is available:
Data source(s) and notes about the submission:
Other responsible party : Caltrio Co. Ltd. 2505 Don Reid Dr. Ottawa, On. K1H 1E2 Tel: 613-738-5353 Fax: 613-738-7918

Other responsible party :

Caltrio Co. Ltd.
2505 Don Reid Dr.
Ottawa, On. K1H 1E2
Tel: 613-738-5353
Fax: 613-738-7918

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