Follow along as Douglas Justice provides a first-hand account of what it’s like to venture deep into the mountains of Vietnam on a plant-collecting expedition.
Our adventurous staff have begun their expedition to Vietnam to collect more specimens for the Garden!
At the time of this writing, plants in UBC Botanical Garden are, by many estimates, about two weeks behind their normal schedules.
Read about the Garden’s HTP Program and the experiences of past graduates, some of whom now work at the Garden!
Most visitors know that UBC Botanical Garden has an excellent collection of rhododendrons. But few know that there are more than a few species that regularly flower in early spring.