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Apple Festival 2017
Oct 14

Apple Festival 2017 at UBC Botanical

By Scott McDonald

A family event for all ages, the UBC Apple Festival celebrates one of BC’s favourite fruits. From learning about the diversity of apples to tasting rare and unusual varieties, the Apple Festival is a great opportunity to discover more about this delicious fruit. Last year, around 36,000 pounds (16,329 kilos) of apples were sold to […]

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Nitobe Memorial Garden
Apr 28

Nitobe Memorial Garden – 36 Views of a Japanese Garden

By Scott McDonald

36 Views of a Japanese Garden Gallery Showing Photos of the Nitobe Memorial Garden by Dietmar Waber A fundraiser for cancer research, Lions Gate Hospital Foundation, the Reach Child and Youth Development Society of Delta, Cystic Fibrosis Canada, Alzheimer Society of B.C., Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Nitobe Memorial Garden, and UBC Botanical Garden. Originally […]

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Mixologist Justin Taylor and a photo of the new Nitobe Cocktail
Mar 26

Nitobe Memorial Garden – Meet the Nitobe Cocktail

By Scott McDonald

Meet the Nitobe Cocktail We are absolutely tipsy that a new cocktail has been named after our Nitobe Memorial Garden. We raise a glass to this new honour! This cocktail was developed by mixologist Justin Taylor of Boulevard Kitchen & Oyster Bar and features TEALEAVES cherry blossom green tea. Download the Nitobe Cocktail recipe. About Nitobe […]

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Across the pond at Nitobe Memorial Garden.
Aug 27

Nitobe Memorial Garden

By Scott McDonald

Nitobe Memorial Garden Nitobe is a place of reflection, where each step reveals a new harmony, the garden is designed to suggest a span of time – a day, a week or a lifetime – with a beginning, choice of paths, and ending. Nitobe Memorial Gardens is a traditional Japanese Tea and Stroll Garden ranked […]

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