Garden Blog

August in the Garden 2022

Posted on July 29, 2022 by Garden Communications

UBC Botanical Garden has something for everyone in almost any season; August—high summer—is certainly no exception. Particularly, Hydrangeas are a big part of August’s charm in the Asian Garden, and there are plenty to admire. The western edge of Point Grey where the Botanical Garden is located benefits greatly from ocean breezes in the summer. We like to say that temperatures are always a few degrees cooler in the Garden than in the rest of Vancouver in summer. Our moderate climate not only allows for a wide range of plants to be grown, but cooler summer conditions often prolong both flowering and the longevity of individual flowers.
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Biodiversity Days 2022 Recap: Reflecting on our Celebration of Nature!

Posted on June 29, 2022 by ariel baena-tan

Read about the return of the Biodiversity Days experience series, and the fantastic participation and response from the community.
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July in the Garden 2022

Posted on July 25, 2022 by Garden Communications

Following on from the June blog, July in the Garden also describes a trail in the David C. Lam Asian Garden, and named garden spaces.
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Biodiversity Days: Family Nature Walk returned for its Second Annual Celebration

Posted on June 6, 2022 by Garden Communications

Follow the journey of young nature-lovers, as they experienced this year's second annual Family Nature Walk as part of our month-long Biodiversity Days celebration.
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June in the Garden 2022

Posted on June 2, 2022 by Garden Communications

Following on from Asian Heritage Month (in May) where we highlighted three trails in the David C. Lam Asian Garden named for Asian Botanists, June in the Garden follows up with four additional trails of interest in the Asian Garden. 
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