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Canada's National Garden Days 2018
Jun 16

Canada’s National Garden Days 2018

By Scott McDonald

Canada’s National Garden Day will be celebrated on Saturday, June 16, 2018 and events will continue across Canada and in British Columbia to Sunday, June 24th. There were tens of thousands of participants, dozens of gardens and close to 300 Canada’s National Garden Days activities registered across Canada in 2017 – from wacky to educational, […]

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Garden Days at Milner Gardens
Jun 09

Garden Days at Milner Gardens

By Scott McDonald

Join us for Garden Days 2017! Bring a friend for 2-for-1 admission* to Milner Gardens & Woodland to celebrate Canada’s coast-to-coast 10-day event from Friday June 9 through Sunday June 18 10am-5pm daily (with last entry at 4:30pm) *Free admission applies to the equal or lesser value admission. Not to be used in conjunction with […]

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Garden Days 2017
Jun 09

Garden Days 2017

By Scott McDonald

Garden Days is a national effort organised by the Canadian Garden Council and celebrated in gardens and the gardening community across Canada, in June each year. The objective is to draw attention to our garden culture, history and innovations; and to underscore the importance of public and private gardens, the values of home gardening and the promotion […]

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Jun 18

Penjing Workshop & Plant Sale

By Scott McDonald

A miniature landscape, penjing can be traced back to seventh-century China. Over the next 1,200 years, penjing developed into a highly skilled art form that was transported to Japan where it became known as the art of bonsai and known throughout the world. Using artificially dwarfed trees and shrubs, these arrangements are created in special […]

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Kids activities at UBC Botanical Garden
Jun 17

100th Anniversary Celebration and Canada’s Garden Days

By Scott McDonald

National Garden Days is a Canada-wide event designed to celebrate gardens across the Country. This weekend is even more special in 2016 as UBC Botanical Garden celebrates its 100th anniversary. Bring your family, friends and fathers to tour the Garden, enjoy a biodiversity scavenger hunt and have a little birthday cake. Admission to the Garden is […]

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Canada's Garden Days celebrated by The Butchart Gardenss
Jun 17

Canada’s Garden Days Celebration at The Butchart Gardens

By Scott McDonald

Garden Days is an opportunity for Canadians to get outside in their own garden, visit their favourite public garden, stop in at their local garden centre or travel to a nearby garden destination to enjoy their favorite garden experience. Canada’s Garden Days are held annually on the Friday before Father’s Day, a joyful, country-wide celebration […]

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Jun 17

Annual Plant Sale

By Scott McDonald

ANNUAL PLANT SALE June 17 – 19, 2016                                                               Eight Treasures Shop | Included with Garden Admission

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