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Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific

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505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
250-479-6162 http://hcp.ca

May 2019

Plant identification & Culture Workshops

May 25 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on February 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on March 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on April 13, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on May 25, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on June 15, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on July 20, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on September 14, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on October 26, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on November 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on December 7, 2019 at 1:00 pm

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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With Diane Pierce One Saturday a month 1pm - 4pm  2019 Dates: January 26, February 16, March 16, April 13, May 25, June 15, July 20, August 17 (field trip – please pre-register), September 14, October 26, November 16, December 7 Learn all about plants with Diane Pierce, expert gardener, designer and writer. Diane will introduce you to 25 new plants in each session. You will learn Latin & common names, plant descriptions, cultural requirements, general maintenance and landscape uses.…

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The Art of Bonsai Workshop – Root Cutting Workshop

May 26 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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with Mark Paterson Come learn the art of bonsai with Mark Paterson, President of the Vancouver Island Bonsai Society. This is the second of a three part series and can be taken on its own. Come pot up the bonsai you made in spring or learn about root cutting with your own plant.  Learn how to control roots by trimming and using different types of soil. Workshop includes an asian style shallow pot. Part Three, September 29 will cover Winter…

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Willow Chair Workshop

May 26 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on October 7, 2018 at 9:00 am

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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with Andrew Kent 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 Willow Rustic Chair. This is a great introduction to rustic building. Learn how to make a square frame from pieces of alder & work with different sizes of willow to create your chair. All tools will be provided. HCP Members $250 Non Members $275 To register, call 250 479 6162  

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Stories in the Garden

May 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on October 1, 2018 at 10:00 am

One event on October 15, 2018 at 10:00 am

One event on April 29, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on May 13, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on May 27, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on June 10, 2019 at 10:00 am

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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Join us at the gardens for our bi-weekly storytime designed for our youngest gardeners. Each program centres around a theme that explores subjects such as gardens, pollinators, vegetable growing, and other environmental themes through stories, garden activities and related crafts. Children under 5 must be accompanied by an adult. For further information, please contact: [email protected] Dates: April 29, May 13, May 27, 2019 Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am Cost: $5/child, free admission for an accompanying adult Ages:2+ years (designed for…

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Introduction to Garden Design Workshop Series

May 28 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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with Patty Brown This 9-session course with PHC instructor Patty Brown is designed for the homeowner and for those with an interest in landscape design. Students will learn to draft and design a residential landscape plan to scale. Two field trips will be used to look at existing landscapes and plant choices. Topics covered will include design principles and processes, garden styles, site analysis, plants as design elements and landscape materials. For the practical side of this course, it is…

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June 2019

Art of Bonsai – Advanced Class

June 1 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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with Mark Paterson Do you have a bonsai tree and are not sure what to do with it?  You are not alone! Join Mark Paterson and learn to trim your tree and create a 2 year plan for your bonsai so you can understand the yearly rhythms of the art and get the most out of your tree.  Learn the whys and hows of bonsai techniques and when to apply them to your tree specifically.  We will help you work on your tree…

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JMG Kids Garden Club

June 1 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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One event on April 6, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on May 4, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on June 1, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on September 7, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on October 5, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on November 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on December 7, 2019 at 9:30 am

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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*New start time* Once a month we meet for seasonal gardening activities in our very own Junior Master Gardener Garden Plot! Our growing season starts early, and there is always lots to do!! When the weather is not quite ideal, we can work indoors to start seeds, learn to propagate plants, plan our home gardens, build trellising, and lots more. When the weather cooperates, we spend every minute creating garden beds, amending soil, mulching, planting, weeding, staking, and watering! These…

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Herbal Medicine Making Workshop

June 1 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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with Lily Fawn Herbalist, Lily Fawn, shares with you the secrets of medicinal medicine making. She will walk participants through the different types of medicinal infusions, oils, ointments, vinegars and the various ways to make them. This herbal workshop is designed seasonally in order to utilize fresh wild-gathered or herbs from the garden. This session will also offer an informative introduction to a materia medica of the herbs used in the class and receive a detailed handbook outlining all the…

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FLORAL DESIGN FOR KIDS

June 1 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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Challenge their creativity and inspire their love of flowers and all things grown with a fresh floral design class just for kids! This “make and take” class will teach them the fundamentals of basic floral design using several techniques. They will create a sweet take out box arrangement, utilizing a recyclable eco friendly container and fresh local blooms and foliage. All materials are included. Date: Saturday, June 1 2019 Time: 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Fee: $20/child Age: 6+ years

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College Information Session

June 3 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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Thinking about a career in horticulture? Our next full-time Horticulture Certificate Program starts in January 2020. Learn about the program and the application process, see the gardens and bring all your questions to our information session on June 3, 2019 at 6pm @ The Gardens at HCP. Registration is preferred, but drop-ins are welcome. To register, please email [email protected]    

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Picnic in the Gardens

June 5 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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The Gardens at HCP is extending our hours every second Wednesday night starting June 5. We encourage families and friends to come and enjoy a lovely picnic on our grounds. Admission is by donation between 5 and 8 pm. Bring your own dinner and find a bench or lawn to enjoy your meal while enjoying the sounds of a local musician. Local arts vendors will be onsite and you can browse through their selection of goods or visit the Master…

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Paint and Picnic Nights – Simple Succulents

June 5 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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All skill levels welcome. Bring along your picnic dinner and enjoy a night of creativity at the Gardens. Call to register -  250 479 6162.

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Stories in the Garden

June 10 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on October 1, 2018 at 10:00 am

One event on October 15, 2018 at 10:00 am

One event on April 29, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on May 13, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on May 27, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on June 10, 2019 at 10:00 am

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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Join us at the gardens for our bi-weekly storytime designed for our youngest gardeners. Each program centres around a theme that explores subjects such as gardens, pollinators, vegetable growing, and other environmental themes through stories, garden activities and related crafts. Children under 5 must be accompanied by an adult. For further information, please contact: [email protected] Dates: April 29, May 13, May 27, 2019 Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am Cost: $5/child, free admission for an accompanying adult Ages:2+ years (designed for…

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Plant identification & Culture Workshops

June 15 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on February 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on March 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on April 13, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on May 25, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on June 15, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on July 20, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on September 14, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on October 26, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on November 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on December 7, 2019 at 1:00 pm

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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With Diane Pierce One Saturday a month 1pm - 4pm  2019 Dates: January 26, February 16, March 16, April 13, May 25, June 15, July 20, August 17 (field trip – please pre-register), September 14, October 26, November 16, December 7 Learn all about plants with Diane Pierce, expert gardener, designer and writer. Diane will introduce you to 25 new plants in each session. You will learn Latin & common names, plant descriptions, cultural requirements, general maintenance and landscape uses.…

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By Donation Monday

June 17
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One event on February 18, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on March 18, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on April 15, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on May 20, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on June 17, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on July 15, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on August 19, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on September 16, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on October 21, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on November 18, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on December 16, 2019 at 12:00 am

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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On the third Monday of every month, admission to the Gardens at HCP is by donation - a great opportunity to check out our beautiful gardens!

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Picnic in the Gardens

June 19 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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The Gardens at HCP is extending our hours every second Wednesday night starting June 5. We encourage families and friends to come and enjoy a lovely picnic on our grounds. Admission is by donation between 5 and 8 pm. Bring your own dinner and find a bench or lawn to enjoy your meal while enjoying the sounds of a local musician. Local arts vendors will be onsite and you can browse through their selection of goods or visit the Master…

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Paint and Picnic Nights – Chickadees

June 19 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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All skill levels welcome. Bring along your picnic dinner and enjoy a night of creativity at the Gardens. Call to register -  250 479 6162.

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July 2019

Stories in the Shade

July 2 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on July 16, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on July 30, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on August 13, 2019 at 10:00 am

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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Join us at the gardens for our bi-weekly storytime designed for our youngest gardeners. Each program centres around a theme that explores subjects such as gardens, pollinators, vegetable growing, and other environmental themes through stories, garden activities and related crafts. Children under 5 must be accompanied by an adult. For further information, please contact: [email protected] Dates: July 2, 16, 30, August 13 Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am Cost: $5/child, free admission for an accompanying adult Ages:2+ years (designed for younger…

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Picnic in the Gardens

July 3 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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The Gardens at HCP is extending our hours every second Wednesday night starting June 5. We encourage families and friends to come and enjoy a lovely picnic on our grounds. Admission is by donation between 5 and 8 pm. Bring your own dinner and find a bench or lawn to enjoy your meal while enjoying the sounds of a local musician. Local arts vendors will be onsite and you can browse through their selection of goods or visit the Master…

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Paint and Picnic Nights – Wild Landscapes

July 3 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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All skill levels welcome. Bring along your picnic dinner and enjoy a night of creativity at the Gardens. Call to register -  250 479 6162.

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JMG Summer Camp

July 8 @ 9:00 am - July 12 @ 4:00 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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Junior Master Gardener Camp (JMG) Come grow with us! This dynamic program educates youth about horticulture, health, nutrition, environmental science, leadership and life skills using fun and creative activities. Flexibility is a key component of the JMG program that enables it to be adapted to meet the needs and interests of different individuals and organizations. It is perfectly suited to Afterschool Childcare Programs, 4-H, Home School groups, or any number of interest groups as a program enhancement. If you are…

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By Donation Monday

July 15
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One event on February 18, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on March 18, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on April 15, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on May 20, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on June 17, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on July 15, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on August 19, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on September 16, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on October 21, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on November 18, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on December 16, 2019 at 12:00 am

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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On the third Monday of every month, admission to the Gardens at HCP is by donation - a great opportunity to check out our beautiful gardens!

Find out more »

Stories in the Shade

July 16 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on July 16, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on July 30, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on August 13, 2019 at 10:00 am

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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Join us at the gardens for our bi-weekly storytime designed for our youngest gardeners. Each program centres around a theme that explores subjects such as gardens, pollinators, vegetable growing, and other environmental themes through stories, garden activities and related crafts. Children under 5 must be accompanied by an adult. For further information, please contact: [email protected] Dates: July 2, 16, 30, August 13 Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am Cost: $5/child, free admission for an accompanying adult Ages:2+ years (designed for younger…

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Picnic in the Gardens

July 17 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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The Gardens at HCP is extending our hours every second Wednesday night starting June 5. We encourage families and friends to come and enjoy a lovely picnic on our grounds. Admission is by donation between 5 and 8 pm. Bring your own dinner and find a bench or lawn to enjoy your meal while enjoying the sounds of a local musician. Local arts vendors will be onsite and you can browse through their selection of goods or visit the Master…

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Paint and Picnic Nights – Owls

July 17 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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All skill levels welcome. Bring along your picnic dinner and enjoy a night of creativity at the Gardens. Call to register -  250 479 6162.

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Summer Fruit Tree Pruning Workshop

July 20 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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with Ryan Senechal In this three hour workshop, certified arborist Ryan Senechal will provide an introductory summer fruit tree pruning instruction. Practical application is encouraged during the workshop.  Learn how this traditional approach to pruning can reduce the burden of dormant season pruning as well as provide you with higher quality fruit. Secateurs are encouraged. HCP Members $45 Non-Members $55 To register, call 250 479 6162

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Plant identification & Culture Workshops

July 20 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on February 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on March 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on April 13, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on May 25, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on June 15, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on July 20, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on September 14, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on October 26, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on November 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on December 7, 2019 at 1:00 pm

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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With Diane Pierce One Saturday a month 1pm - 4pm  2019 Dates: January 26, February 16, March 16, April 13, May 25, June 15, July 20, August 17 (field trip – please pre-register), September 14, October 26, November 16, December 7 Learn all about plants with Diane Pierce, expert gardener, designer and writer. Diane will introduce you to 25 new plants in each session. You will learn Latin & common names, plant descriptions, cultural requirements, general maintenance and landscape uses.…

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Garden Arts Camp

July 22 @ 9:00 am - July 26 @ 4:00 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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Junior Master Gardener Camp (JMG) Come grow with us! This dynamic program educates youth about horticulture, health, nutrition, environmental science, leadership and life skills using fun and creative activities. Flexibility is a key component of the JMG program that enables it to be adapted to meet the needs and interests of different individuals and organizations. It is perfectly suited to Afterschool Childcare Programs, 4-H, Home School groups, or any number of interest groups as a program enhancement. If you are…

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Stories in the Shade

July 30 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on July 16, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on July 30, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on August 13, 2019 at 10:00 am

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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Join us at the gardens for our bi-weekly storytime designed for our youngest gardeners. Each program centres around a theme that explores subjects such as gardens, pollinators, vegetable growing, and other environmental themes through stories, garden activities and related crafts. Children under 5 must be accompanied by an adult. For further information, please contact: [email protected] Dates: July 2, 16, 30, August 13 Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am Cost: $5/child, free admission for an accompanying adult Ages:2+ years (designed for younger…

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Picnic in the Gardens

July 31 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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The Gardens at HCP is extending our hours every second Wednesday night starting June 5. We encourage families and friends to come and enjoy a lovely picnic on our grounds. Admission is by donation between 5 and 8 pm. Bring your own dinner and find a bench or lawn to enjoy your meal while enjoying the sounds of a local musician. Local arts vendors will be onsite and you can browse through their selection of goods or visit the Master…

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Paint and Picnic Nights – Fantasy Floral Postcards

July 31 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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All skill levels welcome. Bring along your picnic dinner and enjoy a night of creativity at the Gardens. Call to register -  250 479 6162.

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August 2019

JMG Summer Camp

August 6 @ 9:00 am - August 9 @ 4:00 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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Junior Master Gardener Camp (JMG) Come grow with us! This dynamic program educates youth about horticulture, health, nutrition, environmental science, leadership and life skills using fun and creative activities. Flexibility is a key component of the JMG program that enables it to be adapted to meet the needs and interests of different individuals and organizations. It is perfectly suited to Afterschool Childcare Programs, 4-H, Home School groups, or any number of interest groups as a program enhancement. If you are…

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Arts & Music in the Gardens

August 10 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on August 11, 2019 at 10:00 am

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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2019 dates are Saturday, August 10 & Sunday, August 11  Please check back for more information on the event closer to the time. If you are a vendor interested in the event, please contact us using the general enquiries category on our contact form.

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Arts & Music in the Gardens

August 11 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on August 11, 2019 at 10:00 am

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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2019 dates are Saturday, August 10 & Sunday, August 11  Please check back for more information on the event closer to the time. If you are a vendor interested in the event, please contact us using the general enquiries category on our contact form.

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Stories in the Shade

August 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on July 16, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on July 30, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on August 13, 2019 at 10:00 am

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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Join us at the gardens for our bi-weekly storytime designed for our youngest gardeners. Each program centres around a theme that explores subjects such as gardens, pollinators, vegetable growing, and other environmental themes through stories, garden activities and related crafts. Children under 5 must be accompanied by an adult. For further information, please contact: [email protected] Dates: July 2, 16, 30, August 13 Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am Cost: $5/child, free admission for an accompanying adult Ages:2+ years (designed for younger…

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Picnic in the Gardens

August 14 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on June 19, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on July 3, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on July 17, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on July 31, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on August 14, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on August 28, 2019 at 5:00 pm

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
+ Google Map

The Gardens at HCP is extending our hours every second Wednesday night starting June 5. We encourage families and friends to come and enjoy a lovely picnic on our grounds. Admission is by donation between 5 and 8 pm. Bring your own dinner and find a bench or lawn to enjoy your meal while enjoying the sounds of a local musician. Local arts vendors will be onsite and you can browse through their selection of goods or visit the Master…

Find out more »

Plant identification & Culture Workshops

August 17 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on March 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on April 13, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on May 25, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on June 15, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on July 20, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on September 14, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on October 26, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on November 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on December 7, 2019 at 1:00 pm

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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With Diane Pierce One Saturday a month 1pm - 4pm  2019 Dates: January 26, February 16, March 16, April 13, May 25, June 15, July 20, August 17 (field trip – please pre-register), September 14, October 26, November 16, December 7 Learn all about plants with Diane Pierce, expert gardener, designer and writer. Diane will introduce you to 25 new plants in each session. You will learn Latin & common names, plant descriptions, cultural requirements, general maintenance and landscape uses.…

Find out more »

By Donation Monday

August 19
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One event on February 18, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on March 18, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on April 15, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on May 20, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on June 17, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on July 15, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on August 19, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on September 16, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on October 21, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on November 18, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on December 16, 2019 at 12:00 am

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
+ Google Map

On the third Monday of every month, admission to the Gardens at HCP is by donation - a great opportunity to check out our beautiful gardens!

Find out more »

Picnic in the Gardens

August 28 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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The Gardens at HCP is extending our hours every second Wednesday night starting June 5. We encourage families and friends to come and enjoy a lovely picnic on our grounds. Admission is by donation between 5 and 8 pm. Bring your own dinner and find a bench or lawn to enjoy your meal while enjoying the sounds of a local musician. Local arts vendors will be onsite and you can browse through their selection of goods or visit the Master…

Find out more »

Paint and Picnic Nights – Swan Song

August 28 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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All skill levels welcome. Bring along your picnic dinner and enjoy a night of creativity at the Gardens. Call to register -  250 479 6162.

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September 2019

JMG Kids Garden Club

September 7 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on April 6, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on May 4, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on June 1, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on September 7, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on October 5, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on November 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on December 7, 2019 at 9:30 am

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
+ Google Map

*New start time* Once a month we meet for seasonal gardening activities in our very own Junior Master Gardener Garden Plot! Our growing season starts early, and there is always lots to do!! When the weather is not quite ideal, we can work indoors to start seeds, learn to propagate plants, plan our home gardens, build trellising, and lots more. When the weather cooperates, we spend every minute creating garden beds, amending soil, mulching, planting, weeding, staking, and watering! These…

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Plant identification & Culture Workshops

September 14 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on February 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on March 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on April 13, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on May 25, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on June 15, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on July 20, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on September 14, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on October 26, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on November 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on December 7, 2019 at 1:00 pm

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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With Diane Pierce One Saturday a month 1pm - 4pm  2019 Dates: January 26, February 16, March 16, April 13, May 25, June 15, July 20, August 17 (field trip – please pre-register), September 14, October 26, November 16, December 7 Learn all about plants with Diane Pierce, expert gardener, designer and writer. Diane will introduce you to 25 new plants in each session. You will learn Latin & common names, plant descriptions, cultural requirements, general maintenance and landscape uses.…

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By Donation Monday

September 16
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One event on February 18, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on March 18, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on April 15, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on May 20, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on June 17, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on July 15, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on August 19, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on September 16, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on October 21, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on November 18, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on December 16, 2019 at 12:00 am

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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On the third Monday of every month, admission to the Gardens at HCP is by donation - a great opportunity to check out our beautiful gardens!

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Fall Plant Sale

September 21 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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Join us and choose from many unique plants which are propagated from the gardens by our volunteers. All plant prices are reduced by at least 20%. Admissions into the Gardens is free on plant sale day and Master Gardeners will be available to answer your questions. All proceeds raised from the plant sale support the development of our not-for-profit teaching gardens.  

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COLLEGE INFORMATION SESSION

September 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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Thinking about a career in horticulture? Our next full-time Horticulture Certificate Program starts in January 2020. Learn about the program and the application process, see the gardens and bring all your questions to our information session on September 23, 2019 at 6pm @ The Gardens at HCP. Registration is preferred, but drop-ins are welcome. To register, please email [email protected]

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The Art of Bonsai – Winter Care Workshop

September 29 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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with Mark Paterson Come and learn the art of bonsai with Mark Paterson, President of the Vancouver Island Bonsai Society.  This is the third section of a three part series that may be taken independently.  With Mark`s expert instruction, you will learn to maintain and care for your bonsai throughout the winter season.  Bonsai, like most plants, can use a little extra love and care late in the year. You will learn to trim and refine your bonsai while learning about specific…

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October 2019

JMG Kids Garden Club

October 5 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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One event on April 6, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on May 4, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on June 1, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on September 7, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on October 5, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on November 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on December 7, 2019 at 9:30 am

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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*New start time* Once a month we meet for seasonal gardening activities in our very own Junior Master Gardener Garden Plot! Our growing season starts early, and there is always lots to do!! When the weather is not quite ideal, we can work indoors to start seeds, learn to propagate plants, plan our home gardens, build trellising, and lots more. When the weather cooperates, we spend every minute creating garden beds, amending soil, mulching, planting, weeding, staking, and watering! These…

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By Donation Monday

October 21
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One event on February 18, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on March 18, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on April 15, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on May 20, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on June 17, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on July 15, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on August 19, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on September 16, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on October 21, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on November 18, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on December 16, 2019 at 12:00 am

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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On the third Monday of every month, admission to the Gardens at HCP is by donation - a great opportunity to check out our beautiful gardens!

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Family Harvest Festival

October 26 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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Join us for a fun-filled event with lots of activities for the family. Check back for more information on the event closer to the time.

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Plant identification & Culture Workshops

October 26 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on February 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on March 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on April 13, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on May 25, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on June 15, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on July 20, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on September 14, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on October 26, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on November 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on December 7, 2019 at 1:00 pm

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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With Diane Pierce One Saturday a month 1pm - 4pm  2019 Dates: January 26, February 16, March 16, April 13, May 25, June 15, July 20, August 17 (field trip – please pre-register), September 14, October 26, November 16, December 7 Learn all about plants with Diane Pierce, expert gardener, designer and writer. Diane will introduce you to 25 new plants in each session. You will learn Latin & common names, plant descriptions, cultural requirements, general maintenance and landscape uses.…

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November 2019

Winter Hours Begin

November 1 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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A reminder that we are switching to our Winter hours beginning November 1st. Winter Hours - 10am - 4pm every day, November to February.

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JMG Kids Garden Club

November 2 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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One event on April 6, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on May 4, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on June 1, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on September 7, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on October 5, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on November 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on December 7, 2019 at 9:30 am

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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*New start time* Once a month we meet for seasonal gardening activities in our very own Junior Master Gardener Garden Plot! Our growing season starts early, and there is always lots to do!! When the weather is not quite ideal, we can work indoors to start seeds, learn to propagate plants, plan our home gardens, build trellising, and lots more. When the weather cooperates, we spend every minute creating garden beds, amending soil, mulching, planting, weeding, staking, and watering! These…

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Plant identification & Culture Workshops

November 16 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on February 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on March 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on April 13, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on May 25, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on June 15, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on July 20, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on September 14, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on October 26, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on November 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on December 7, 2019 at 1:00 pm

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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With Diane Pierce One Saturday a month 1pm - 4pm  2019 Dates: January 26, February 16, March 16, April 13, May 25, June 15, July 20, August 17 (field trip – please pre-register), September 14, October 26, November 16, December 7 Learn all about plants with Diane Pierce, expert gardener, designer and writer. Diane will introduce you to 25 new plants in each session. You will learn Latin & common names, plant descriptions, cultural requirements, general maintenance and landscape uses.…

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By Donation Monday

November 18
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One event on February 18, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on March 18, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on April 15, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on May 20, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on June 17, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on July 15, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on August 19, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on September 16, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on October 21, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on November 18, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on December 16, 2019 at 12:00 am

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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On the third Monday of every month, admission to the Gardens at HCP is by donation - a great opportunity to check out our beautiful gardens!

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December 2019

JMG Kids Garden Club

December 7 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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One event on April 6, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on May 4, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on June 1, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on September 7, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on October 5, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on November 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on December 7, 2019 at 9:30 am

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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*New start time* Once a month we meet for seasonal gardening activities in our very own Junior Master Gardener Garden Plot! Our growing season starts early, and there is always lots to do!! When the weather is not quite ideal, we can work indoors to start seeds, learn to propagate plants, plan our home gardens, build trellising, and lots more. When the weather cooperates, we spend every minute creating garden beds, amending soil, mulching, planting, weeding, staking, and watering! These…

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Plant identification & Culture Workshops

December 7 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on February 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on March 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on April 13, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on May 25, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on June 15, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on July 20, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on September 14, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on October 26, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on November 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on December 7, 2019 at 1:00 pm

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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With Diane Pierce One Saturday a month 1pm - 4pm  2019 Dates: January 26, February 16, March 16, April 13, May 25, June 15, July 20, August 17 (field trip – please pre-register), September 14, October 26, November 16, December 7 Learn all about plants with Diane Pierce, expert gardener, designer and writer. Diane will introduce you to 25 new plants in each session. You will learn Latin & common names, plant descriptions, cultural requirements, general maintenance and landscape uses.…

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By Donation Monday

December 16
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One event on February 18, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on March 18, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on April 15, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on May 20, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on June 17, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on July 15, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on August 19, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on September 16, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on October 21, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on November 18, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on December 16, 2019 at 12:00 am

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific, 505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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On the third Monday of every month, admission to the Gardens at HCP is by donation - a great opportunity to check out our beautiful gardens!

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