2015 Garden Clubs and Ed Events

Scroll down to click on and open PDFs of Garden Clubs of the Okanagan >Meeting Dates and Location and >Yearly List of Education Events: March and April
Okanagan Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 08:52 | Read more >>

ROMANCE BLOSSOMS - A Trip to the NW Flower and Garden Show

This years' show embodied the theme 'Romance Blossoms' with stunning landscaped gardens by the region's best known landscapers and growers.  The exhibition featured 23 grand...
Vancouver Monday, February 23, 2015 - 16:40 | Read more >>

SEEDY DAYS LISTINGS - Seeds of Diversity

Seedy Days all across the country! Please click on this link to view more info on other Seedy Days in February  
Monday, February 23, 2015 - 16:30 |

SPRING FORWARD - March 8th - MJ Fox Theatre- Public Welcome!

Mark your calendar for our fabulous day of Lectures , Vendors and Plant Sales. Spring Forward 2015 Sunday, March 8, 2015  10 am - 4:30 pm MJ Fox Theatre, Burnaby We welcome Friends, Family and...
Vancouver Monday, February 23, 2015 - 16:29 | Read more >>

2.7 FORMS: Project Proposal

Download the Project Proposal form below.  Fill in the form (second page) by hand, or with Adobe Reader software, then save it with a unique name (such as "Project Proposal - ProjectName...
Victoria Sunday, February 22, 2015 - 20:47 | Read more >>

Douglas Justice March 11, 2015

Mount Arrowsmith Rhododendron Society Presents Douglas Justice with UBC Botanical Garden  speaking on Biodiversity in the Garden    Douglas Justice is the head of horticulture and...
Vancouver Island (VIMGA) Friday, February 13, 2015 - 17:02 | Read more >>


Seedy Saturday Kelowna will once again be held at the Okanagan College campus - 1000 KLO Road in Kelowna.  Over 30 vendors and groups will be at the event from 10am to 3pm, Saturday,...
Friday, February 13, 2015 - 17:01 |


More than 20,000 plants for sale, one day only – Sunday, April 26, 2015 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the Great Lawn. Master Gardeners are in attendance and working just about everywhere during the sale...
Thursday, February 12, 2015 - 00:00 |

ARCHIVED EVENTS ARE BELOW THIS NOTICE- We like to see what we've been up to!

Until we set up a separate Event Archive area, we  will be leaving past events listed below this notice just so we can look back and say WOW -- we did all that! Master Gardeners are 99.9%...
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 17:00 |

TSMG Training Brochure 2016

TSMG Training Overview Training is offered in partnership with Thompson Rivers University (TRU) in Kamloops All keen gardeners with an interest in gardening and volunteer work are encouraged to...
Thompson Shuswap Friday, February 6, 2015 - 20:02 | Read more >>

You Asked Us ........... NEW on the Victoria Chapter Website

Check it out!  A new monthly website feature for Victoria entitled You Asked Us ....... is now available for MG’s and the general public.  Based on actual questions presented to...
Victoria Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 21:51 | Read more >>

1.6 You Asked Us ..........

Actual questions with answers presented to Master Gardeners at clinics in our community covering a wide range of gardening topics.  Some are quite unique while others more frequently posed. The...
Victoria Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 21:37 | Read more >>

VANCOUVER SPRING SEMINAR 2015 - March 8th - Details Here!

Mark your calendar for our fabulous day of Lectures , Vendors and Plant Sales. Spring Forward 2015 Sunday, March 8, 2015  10 am - 4:30 pm MJ Fox Theatre, Burnaby We welcome Friends, Family and...
Vancouver Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 06:31 | Read more >>

TANSY RAGWORT Information Project

“Tansy Ragwort is a Noxious Weed - Send It Packing!” The Victoria Master Gardeners Association and the Cowichan Exhibition collaborated on a public information project for the Cowichan...
Victoria Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 21:33 | Read more >>

EUROPEAN FIRE ANTS : What's all the Fuss?

Excerpts from European Fire Ants in BC - Please click here to read the full document September update from VanDusen Botanical Garden : The fire ants have been eliminated from the Meditation Garden...
Vancouver, Vancouver Island (VIMGA), Victoria Monday, February 2, 2015 - 22:17 | Read more >>

MIXING IT UP in the Urban Garden 2015 Post-Conference News

  The Mixing it Up in the Urban Garden 2015 conference was a huge success!   The conference SOLD OUT at over 250 registrants.  No one left disappointed. Conference Material:...
Victoria Monday, February 2, 2015 - 22:15 | Read more >>


This year, Christmas baking reached a new culinary high: lemon tarts filled with lemon curd made from lemons from my own 'Improved Meyers Lemon' tree. Not only is it an attractive and exotic...
Saturday, January 31, 2015 - 16:51 |

Public Produce:Growing Food in Public Spaces - A Start Up Guide

  Public Produce:  Growing Food in Public Spaces - A Start-Up Guide Thompson Shuswap Master Gardener, Elaine Sedgman has written a definitive guide to growing edible landscapes, that are...
Thompson Shuswap Monday, January 26, 2015 - 13:54 | Read more >>

Thompson Shuswap

  Photo credit:  Elaine Sedgman Location: The McDonald Park Public Produce Demonstration Garden in Kamloops.             ...
Thompson Shuswap Monday, January 26, 2015 - 13:20 | Read more >>


Growing in my neighbourhood, I have watched these two monkey puzzle (Araucaria araucana) trees for some three or four years. They receive the same amount of light, are the same distance from the road...
Vancouver Tuesday, January 20, 2015 - 19:13 | Read more >>


“It all started here, in the Floral Hall, VanDusen Botanical Gardens, over 20 years ago… That was 1990 and the very first Seedy Saturday in Canada took place in this very room!”
Vancouver Monday, January 19, 2015 - 14:20 | Read more >>

SEEDY SATURDAY -Qualicum Beach Feb 7, 2015

Vendors Seed Swap QB Farmers’ Market Shoots With Roots Master Gardeners Seedy Café   10:30 Diane Sharp GROWING YOUR GROCERIES 12:00 Kate Green SEEDS GROW MORE THAN FOOD 1:30 GARDENING...
Vancouver Island (VIMGA) Monday, January 19, 2015 - 13:53 | Read more >>

SEEDY SATURDAY - Victoria - Feb 21st

Victoria's Seedy Saturday is on Sat Feb 21, 10 - 4, at the Victoria Conference Centre, 720 Douglas St. With 60 vendors of seeds, plants, fruit, olive and nut trees, artisanal foods garden...
Victoria Monday, January 19, 2015 - 13:52 | Read more >>

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