Vancouver Island Garden and Community Links
We live in a wonderful community, with experienced gardeners, and socially minded individuals, committed to growing plants in an ecologically safe environment. (links will open in new window)
For information about gardening, you may want to see the Compost Education Centre's website, a grassroots organization that offers workshops, and gets you composting. They even sell worms!
Kids Guide To Planting A Flower Garden
A useful article that includes a long list of kids gardening links.
The Island Farm Fresh online/print guide to farms and farm fresh products in Greater Victoria and the Gulf Islands, the Cowichan Valley, Ladysmith, Cedar, and Oceanside (Nanoose Bay, Coombs, Qualicum, Parksville).
Brought to you by the South Vancouver Island Direct Farm Marketing Association.
Robert Thompson - 250-544-0941
Victoria Gardening & Agricultural Events
Seedy Saturday Victoria - February 18, 2016
Seedy Saturday is Victoria's annual seed and garden show with commerce, education and networking opportunities for all gardening enthusiasts. Here is where you can buy open-pollinated, non-GMO flower, herb and vegetable seeds direct from the growers who can advise you about the best choices for your specific growing conditions.
10:00 am - 4:00 pm Victoria Conference Centre, 720 Douglas Street
Seedy Saturday Sooke - February 25, 2017
10:00 am - 3:00 pm at the Sooke Community Hall
2037 Shields Road, opposite the Legion on Eustace Road
Metchosin Day - September 10, 2017
8:00 am - 6:30 pm pm No Admission
Metchosin Municipal Grounds at 4450 Happy Valley Road
Luxton Fair - September 15-17, 2017
Classic Cedar Garden Furniture and Gazebos
Green Valley Aromatherapy
West Coast Seeds