Garden Blog

August in the Garden 2023

Posted on September 4, 2023 by Garden Communications

Here we are in another dry summer. Straw-coloured lawns greet us when we arrive at the Garden.
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All the Ways We Water the Garden: Strategic and smart watering practices taken from UBC Botanical Garden

Posted on July 12, 2023 by Allison Luke, Principal Instructor of the Horticulture Training Program

As gardeners, we’re always looking for ways of getting water to our plants more efficiently, with less hassle and in less time. And hopefully, using less water too. We’re going to take a peek ‘behind the curtain’ here at UBC Botanical Garden and show you some of our irrigation systems (we use many of the […]
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A Walk In The Garden: On Seeing

Posted on June 28, 2023 by ariel baena-tan

Janae Gartly shares her experience walking through the winding paths of the Asian garden on a warm morning in May.
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July in the Garden 2023

Posted on June 24, 2023 by Garden Communications

July is high season for herbaceous perennials at the Botanical Garden. There are half a dozen areas around the garden where herbaceous displays are prominent.
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Yoga in the Garden June 25, 2023

Posted on July 14, 2023 by jendougl

UBC Botanical Garden is hosting an international yoga day celebration on Sunday, June 25th. The event will include ticketed yoga classes and local makers/wellness focused vendors selling their goods.  Reserve tickets here Date and Time: Sunday, June 25th, from 10 am to 4 pm.   Location: UBC Botanical Garden, 6804 SW Marine Drive, Reception Center (Vendors), […]
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