One of Canada's best collections of rhododendrons is on display at Finnerty Gardens on the University of Victoria Grounds. Yet it's probably one of the least known - at least to the casual tourist. But if you come to Victoria for the gardens, it should be on the top of your list of 'must
Check out this handy map for locations of the various gardens in and around Victoria. Some are within walking distance of downtown, some require transportation. All are worth a look! Click on the garden you're interested in ... this will give you the link to the page with information and details about each place.
If you love flowers & gardens of all types ... you've come to the right place! No one loves their flowers more than the people of Victoria, BC. Due to it's mild climate you can usually find something in bloom all year long! And if we don't have enough growing in our gardens ... we
One of Victoria's 'hidden gems' ... Government House is the seat of the Lieutenant Governer of British Columbia, The Honorable Judith Guichon, OBC. Government House is located in the heart of the Rockland neighbourhood in Victoria. With occasional exceptions, the grounds are open daily to the public from sunrise to sunset, free of charge. As
The Abkhazi Garden is an exquisite heritage home and garden located in Victoria, British Columbia, a city known for its wonderful gardens. Prince and Princess Abkhazi began creating their garden in 1946. This was the year they married and settled in Victoria, after living separate lives touched by both privilege and tragedy. They immediately
There's a reason that Victoria is called "The City of Gardens" .... we've got a lot of them! Victoria is known for it's variety and abundance of flowers and plants of all kinds. If gardening is your passion, a great place to visit while you're here is the Horticulture Centre of the Pacific - or
No visit to Victoria would be complete without a visit to the world renowned Butchart Gardens! No matter if you're not ga-ga for gardens, Butchart Gardens is an amazing place nonetheless! The Sunken Gardens in Spring Robert Pim Butchart, a pioneer in the thriving North American cement industry, was attracted from Owen Sound,