Spotlight on Sustainability: Easter Weekend

Easter weekend is finally here! Celebrate the holiday and the beautiful weather at one of these great Easter events. Easter at the Gardens – Sunday April 1 The Gardens at HCP 505 Quayle Road, Victoria, British Columbia V9E 2J7 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Spend Easter event at The Gardens. Admission by donation with family […]

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Happenings: Embracing the Wild Gardening Workshops
Flowering purple camas

WHEN: April 7, April 11, May 26 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. WHERE: Swan Lake Christmas Hill Nature Sanctuary Call 250-479-0211 to register. Most Victoria residents probably drive past Swan Lake Christmas Hill Nature Sanctuary regularly without noticing. The marshland and forested highlands are tucked away near the intersection of Mackenzie Avenue and the […]

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Spring 2018 Garden Checklist

Plan – Make a map of the garden, considering not only the available space you have for growing, but also the angles of light and shade throughout the growing season. Use companion plantings, and crop rotations to make the most of your space. Seed – Check out your local seedy Saturday and farm gate sales […]

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