Ryo Sugiyama Joins TomoeArts Board of Directors

Ryo Sugiyama Joins TomoeArts Board of Directors

Congratulations to Ryo Sugiyama, Curator of Nitobe Memorial Garden, on his appointment to the TomoeArts Board of Directors!

April 2018 in the Garden

April 2018 in the Garden

As many Vancouverites know, April is the month when the City celebrates the  Cherry Blossom Festival.

Magnolia sprengeri ‘Eric Savill’

March 2018 in the Garden

March is a tricky month for predicting flowers. The weather prognosticators have gotten a little better over the years, but predicting more than two weeks in advance can be a dangerous business.

Rhododendron 'Cornubia'

February 2018 in the Garden

Rhododendrons are one of the joys of the David C. Lam Asian Garden in spring. Although primarily planted with wild species, you can also find a number of hybrid selections.

January 2018 in the Garden

January 2018 in the Garden

One never knows what winter will bring in terms of Vancouver’s weather.

December 2017 in the Garden

December 2017 in the Garden

Despite the fact that there are still plenty of plants in flower in the Botanical Garden, December is really more a month for berries.

November 2017 in the Garden

November 2017 in the Garden

November’s heavy hand often deals a death blow to the softer flowers and foliage that we enjoy through the early autumn. It isn’t technically winter in November, but it often feels that way.

October 2017 in the Garden

October 2017 in the Garden

For October, the focus is on Hydrangea, an important summer- and fall-blooming group of deciduous and evergreen trees, shrubs and climbers.

September 2017 in the Garden

September 2017 in the Garden

Looking out the window the other day, following the trajectory of a rufous hummingbird as it zipped toward a fuchsia, I was suddenly struck by the utter exuberance and floral bounty of this group of plants.

Meet Beeologist in Residence Brian Campbell

Meet Beeologist in Residence Brian Campbell

Introducing Brian Campbell, the Garden’s new Beeologist in Residence.