Top 3 Gardening Features: Spring has Sprung

Feb 14, 2018, 16:17 PM
After a typical Raincouver winter, I think we can all agree that spring sunshine couldn’t come any faster. Let's summon spring by getting our green thumbs ready for the months ahead. Here are three gardening features to look forward to at next week’s BC Home + Garden Show. BC Place will be in bloom February 21-25!


1. Find inspiration in our Feature Gardens

Ready to be blown away by all the possibilities your outdoor space holds? Visit the Feature Gardens for the ultimate garden inspiration! Explore more than 3,000 square feet of innovative gardens designed by Great Canadian Landscaping, Holley Landscaping, No Limit Landscaping, and Transformations Landscaping, among others. From an outdoor oasis complete with a tranquil stream and pond to trendy living walls, we’ve got all the tools and inspiration you’ll need to create the garden of your dreams, regardless of size. You can learn more about the Feature Gardens here!

2. Show off your style with Dining Alfresco
Say goodbye to boring patio furniture and hello to outdoor dining displays just as unique as you are. Outdoor entertaining dreams come alive at this brand-new feature designed by Jamie Banfield Design: four vignettes that show off the power of style and personality. Walk through different entertaining areas designed in family-friendly, masculine, bohemian, and modern chic styles. You’ll be sure to walk away with inspiration to make your next garden party the best one yet.

Carson Arthur

3. Learn from the best at the Vancouver Sun Gardeners’ School

Growing apart from your garden plot? Rediscover your lost love for all things leafy with daily seminars from the Lower Mainland's top gardening gurus from Minter Country Garden, West Coast Seeds, and GardenWorks among others. Topics include selecting the best plants for every room in your home, how to grow your own food in Vancouver, the quirks of fruit trees, and more. Whether you are a plant expert or still trying to get the hang of keeping your succulents alive, there is something for everyone. Dig in!

The BC Home + Garden Show takes over BC Place February 21-25, 2018. With hundreds of home improvement experts and garden gurus ready to help with your next project it's a must-attend event for Vancouverites. Grab tickets today and start planning your visit. We can't wait to see you there!

FEBRUARY 21-15, 2018.