A Gardener's Guide to Embracing Permaculture

By Bethany Couture Permaculture can be challenging to define, but at its core, it is based on creating sustainable systems that mimic…

We are Hiring - Operations Manager

The Gardens at HCP (https://hcp.ca/) is a public garden and place of learning in Saanich. The HCP is a non-profit society and charitable…

Meadow Making at HCP Gardens Part 2 - Fall 2023 Edition

We are pleased to report that, with the help of Pacific Horticulture College students, we were able to plant the native plant meadow…

Donate your Holiday Greens!

The holidays are nearing and soon it will be time for Wreath Making Classes at the HCP. We aim to have over 280 participants signed…

Arts & Music in the Gardens: Silent Auction Preview

This year at Arts & Music in the Gardens we are excited to be hosting a Silent Auction as a fundraiser. Please visit the Pavilion…

Pollinator Week - June 19 - 25

by Emony Nicholls This week we can express our gratitude to pollinators for making every third bite of food that we eat possible.…

Special Topics in Horticulture: Bonsai

Special Topic: The Art of Bonsai - with Jim Morrison Student Blog Post by Marie Galbraith and Yeemi Tang     Introducing…

Growing Food Indoors

by Cheri Le Brun If you live in an apartment with no outdoor space and feel like you are missing out on the food growing fun, then…

Special Topics in Horticulture: Seaweed

Special Topics in Horticulture: Seaweed Student Blog Post by Tierra Doyle and Sebastien Strembiski Let us take you on a quick dive…