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Rhodos at Government house
Oct 02

The Inside Guide to Southern Vancouver Island’s Secret Gardens

By Scott McDonald | Explore Trips , Garden News , Vancouver Island

For Victorians, summer on Vancouver Island means two things: tons of beautiful blooms in mesmerizing colors, and the excuse to spend as much time outside as possible basking in the sun’s glorious golden rays. Luckily, Vancouver Island is home to an incredible network of gardens, almost hidden in plain sight. The type of gardens that […]

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Mar 14

10 Gardens BC Members Receive Canada 150 Garden Experience Designations

By Scott McDonald | Garden News

150 garden ways to celebrate Canada 150, and 16 are found in Super, Natural British Columbia! In celebration of Canada’s sesquicentennial, the Canadian Garden Council in collaboration with the Canadian Nursery Landscape Association, unveiled 150 jury-selected gardens and garden experiences that have received the Canada 150 Garden Experience designation, 16 of which are located in British Columbia, at the […]

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Nov 15

Facility Rentals at UBC Botanical Garden

By Scott McDonald | Botanical Garden , Cultural Garden , Garden News

Explore the different UBC Botanical Garden venues below. From the magical Contemporary Lawn and Arbour to the “best of both worlds” Reception Centre and to the peaceful Nitobe Memorial Garden, you’re bound to find the right space that fits your needs. Roseline Sturdy Amphitheatre A modern terraced setting, with a beautifully patinaed rammed-earth wall, provides […]

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