Spotlight on Sustainability: Boulevard Gardening

Finding space to garden can be tough. Boulevard gardening can change that. “Boulevards” are the grassy strips of city-owned land that you can find between a property and the street. Many streets in Victoria have them. While in the past the city has cared for these strips of grass, or expected adjacent property owners to […]

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Spotlight on Sustainability: Kids Garden Club

The Gardens at HCP, a local favourite gardening hot-spot, has brought back their popular Kids Garden Club for its third year. Once a month, children of all ages (and their parents) are welcome to join the team at the gardens for a morning of learning and fun. “Our two hour sessions provide time to actively […]

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Spotlight on Sustainability: The Greater Victoria Green Team

Looking for ways to get help your community? Join the Greater Victoria Green Team! The first Green Team (Lower Mainland Green Team) was originally formed in February 2011. By February 2012, the environmental volunteer group grew to 800 volunteers and had already removed 10,000 pounds of invasive plants and planted 465 native plants and trees. […]

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