gardening

Mary Lowther column: Contemplating the compost heap

David made me a three-bin compost system

  • Sep 26, 2020

 

Frustration grows in Ucluelet as locked gate puts school garden in peril

‘You walk by there and it’s just dead. Everything’s dry and yelling for water’

 

Business gifts Vancouver Island woman with gnomes after midnight theft

One of stolen gnomes was a gift for completing chemotherapy

 

Garden-sharing map connects Victoria landowners and gardeners

U-Map created by Young Agrarians after COVID-19 created uptick in garden matching requests

Victoria duo tackles food insecurity in Victoria with burlap sack gardens

Palenke Greens initiative an homage to Black and Indigenous connections

Pandemic partially handcuffing Island broom busting operations

Groups looking for experienced volunteers to tackle invasive plants while social distanced

Saanich garden waste drop-off suspended due to COVID-19 pandemic

Mayor reminds frustrated residents about other options for yard waste

Vancouver Island mayor receives his foster bees through pollinator rental program

‘I feel like I’m an adoptive father,’ Fred Haynes says of his rented mason bee colony

Plants, pots and other pretty things at Old Farm Garden Centre

Buying business included a steep learning curve for owner Robin Knox

  • Jun 24, 2019

Victoria street corner could house public berry patch

The James Bay Neighborhood Association is hoping to offer berries locals

Fungi expert gives tips on finding truffles on Vancouver Island

There are many native and cultivated species of the pricey, and delicious, mushroom on the Island

Fernwood garden in the middle of land dispute with Victoria school district

School board wants to demolish garden that a Victoria man has been using for four years

New gardening series sprouted roots in Victoria

Documentary series premieres Monday on Vision TV