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What’s in Bloom Now? Garden Updates November 10 – 16

By Thea Hegland Few flowers are out in the garden at this time of year, making the ones that flower now all the more intriguin...
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What’s in Bloom Now? Garden Updates November 3 – 9

By Thea Hegland At a time when the garden is laid to rest for the season, other little things begin to pique our interest. Att...
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What’s in Bloom Now? Garden Updates October 27 – November 2

By Thea Hegland It is amazing how quickly and suddenly things can change; we prepare for it, expect it and wait for it. Yet wh...
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What’s in Bloom Now? Garden Updates October 20 – 26

By Thea Hegland It has been an incredibly busy week here at The Gardens. With the arrival of the spring bulbs from Holland, th...
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What’s in Bloom Now? Garden Updates October 13 -19

By Thea Hegland Now is the time to enjoy the golden days that lie ahead with a leisurely walk amongst the beauty of the changi...
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What’s in Bloom Now? Garden Updates September 29 – October 12

By Thea Hegland Fall is suddenly upon us and The Gardens are looking exceptional. Colour remains strong amongst the never-endi...
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What’s in Bloom Now? Garden Updates September 22 – 28

By Thea Hegland Summer blossoms still remain, but something has changed. You feel it in the air, from the cool nights and dewy...
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Autumn Garden Insights

By Rick Los, Director of Horticulture It’s been just over 10 years since I began writing seasonal garden updates for newslette...
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Chef’s Recipe: Currant Scones

Currant Scones are simple and delicious. They are featured as part of the Autumn High Tea menu paired with strawberry jam and D...
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A Succulent Guide for The Home Gardener

Recently we sat down with our in-house succulent experts and self-proclaimed "plant nerds", Susan and Jodi. They were kind enou...
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What’s in Bloom Now? Garden Updates September 15 – 21

By Thea Hegland Mid-September brings us to the best time in the lesser known Mediterranean Garden. Only developed within the l...
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Historical Trees of The Butchart Gardens

By Christopher Locker Many of the great historical gardens of the world were planned well in advance to look as they are tod...