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Pacific Horticulture College

The Pacific Horticulture College has been training professional gardeners since 1987. The College holds a designation certificate under the Private Training Act (B.C. Private Training Institutions Branch)and recognized by the Industry Training Authority (ITA) of British Columbia as a designated training provider.

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Upcoming Events



Yoga in the Garden with Michael Toru

May 19 @ 5:30 pm - 6:15 pmHorticulture Centre Of The Pacific

Join us for an outdoor yoga class in the Gardens with instructor Michael Toru. This is a 45 minute session and participants can register for a pack of 5 consecutive […]



Pro D Day Camp

May 20 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pmHorticulture Centre Of The Pacific

An outdoor garden experience where we take on seasonal gardening tasks and activities in our very own HCP Kids Garden. There are also opportunities to explore the vast wilderness areas […]



Willow Chair Workshop

May 22 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join artisan Andrew Kent from The Willow Way for this full day workshop.  In one day, with Andrew Kent’s expert instruction, you can make and take home your own Bent […]



Knotless Netting Dressing a Stone and Making a Pouch Workshop

May 24 @ 6:45 pm - 8:30 pmHorticulture Centre Of The Pacific

ONLINE VIA ZOOM WITH JOAN CARRIGAN Taught over two evening sessions - Tuesdays, May 24 & 31 - 6:45pm - 8:30pm This ancient stitching technique has been used to make […]


News from the Garden

Special Topics in Horticulture: Rhododendrons

For the love of Rhodos! Rhodos! Rhodos! Rhodos! Rhodos! Rhodos! Student Blog Post by Claire Shadrake and Shawn Hildebrand One of…

Special Topics in Horticulture: Cannabis Basics for the Home Grower

Cannabis Basics for the Home Grower Student Blog Post by Kaitlyn Mann As students studying horticulture at PHC, our assemblage…

Landscape Design student project opportunity

Pacific Horticulture College students work annually with members of the public who are willing to offer their properties for the landscape…

Special Topics in Horticulture: Apiculture

Introduction to Apiculture Student Blog Post by Kai Eversfield & Jill Fraser On Monday April 11th our class had the opportunity…