June 2018 in the Garden

June 2018 in the Garden

This year, much of what we would expect to see in bloom in the garden in June has already begun flowering in May. In any case, we can still expect to see a wide range of flowers this month.

Zero waste volunteers drastically reduce contamination at the UBC Apple Festival

Zero waste volunteers drastically reduce contamination at the UBC Apple Festival

PhD Candidate Ivana Zelenika, Dr. Tara Moreau, and Dr. Jiaying Zhao investigated the effectiveness of different interventions to reduce contamination.

BMO Marathon road closures on May 6, 2018

BMO Marathon road closures on May 6, 2018

We will remain open. Learn more about detours and road closures.

Daniel Mosquin places Finalist in International Garden Photographer of the Year

Daniel Mosquin places Finalist in International Garden Photographer of the Year

Daniel Mosquin captures the alluring atmosphere of Las Pozas sculpture garden.

Trekking in the Mountains of Northern Vietnam

Trekking in the Mountains of Northern Vietnam

Douglas Justice and Andy Hill venture to Vietnam on their lastest collecting trip.

May 2018 in the Garden

May 2018 in the Garden

May brings a huge variety of plants into flower in the Botanical Garden.

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.