Category Archive: Garden Tours

Garden tours - past and upcoming

Jun 09 2016

Summer with the seed savers

Over the summer we do not have our regular meetings but last year we introduced informal garden visits. This proved to be a great time to visit, exchange tips and ideas and to talk gardening. If anyone would like to be on the list opening their garden to visits from fellow members, please contact us. …

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Apr 30 2015

Denman Island Home and Garden Tour.

This much-loved fundraising event maybe of interest to some of us – a chance to see some of those hidden island gardens. Tickets are now on sale for the Denman Island Home & Garden Tour, June 13 – 14, with an early-bird rate of $18 available only until May 15. Purchase tickets on-line at www.denman-conservancy.org/home-and-garden-tour/ or to arrange alternate payment call 250-335-2148 or …

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Sep 22 2014

Garden tour 2014

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Sunday 21st September we visited three farms. First was the Birds and the Beans where Natasha and Foster showed us around   Next we met with Heather and Simon at Good Earth Farm   And our third farm was Amara Farm with Arzena hosting a tour and lunch. Each farm had a labour saving tool. The …

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Sep 09 2014

Local farmers saving local seeds – farm tour

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  Comox Valley Growers and Seed Savers Garden Tour- Sunday, September 21 – Local Farmers Saving Local Seeds The Comox Valley Growers and Seed Savers (CVGSS) are hosting their 2014 Garden Tour on Sunday, September 21. Meet at 1821 Anderton Road, Comox (by the Natural Pastures sign); the tour begins at 10:00 am. Our theme …

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Aug 12 2014

Farm Tour in September

Date ; to be announced shortly. There will be three farms to visit; Amara farm, 2641 Kirby Road, Good Earth Farms, 7636 Island Highway, Black creek and The birds and the Beans, Anderton near Ryan. The price is $10 for non members and free to members.

Sep 23 2013

Pictures from the garden tour, September 21, 2013

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A few pictures for those that couldn’t be there, or as a reminder for those that could.  It was a beautiful day and a great tour of four gardens.  Thanks to Dianna Talbot for organizing and running it, and to the hosts for showing us around their inspiring creations.   Click HERE for 12 pictures …

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Sep 16 2013

Comox Valley Growers and Seed Savers Garden Tour – Sat, Sept 21

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Comox Valley Growers and Seed Savers (CVGSS) are hosting their 2013 Garden Tour Saturday, September 21, starting at 10:00 am.  Meeting  at Maple Park in Courtenay (18th and Grieve), the tour will visit one garden in Courtenay then three in Comox.  Car-pooling will be encouraged.  Each of these unique, inspiring gardens demonstrates the beauty of highly productive food gardening in the suburbs.  Two of these …

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