Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Indoor Plant Sale at UBC Botanical Garden

Photo update: 20 September 2010

Indeed, I found there a wide selection of indoor plants with prices between $2-$10.

Hawaiian Botanicals and Water Gardens plantsHawaiian Botanicals and Water Gardens plants


The Havaiian Botanicals and Water Gardens impressed me with few amazing plants like Sarracenia Leucophylla "Tarnok" and 2 types of Venus Flytrap: Dionaea "Big Jaws" and Dionaea "Muscipula Red".

Dionaea Big JawsDionaea Muscipula Red

West Coast Floral had a large selection of succulent plants as: Sedum"Lineare Sea Urchine" and Sedum "New Salsa Verde" and Crassula "Princess Pine"sedum new salsa verde

sedum lineare sea urchine
 opuntia variegated

















I liked also the whole collection of Opuntia "Variegated".














The UBC Botanical Garden  is  situated to the South-West corner of UBC campus on Stadium Rd. and Marine Drive. The Garden is open to the public for general admission and also is used as a research facility center for plant research,  official department of the UBC Faculty of Agricultural Sciences since 1985.
UBC Botanical Garden has more then 44 hectares where can spend hours of fun exploring tematic gardens: Alpine, Asian, Food, Native, Physic, Winter, Arbour and Contemporary Gardens with plants from all over the world.

 UBC Botanical Garden sign

There is a the place to visit year round, but in 16th and 17th September between 11am to 5pm, the Friends of the garden  host the 33rd Annual Indoor Plant Sale.  The indoor plants enthusiasts can find near the entrance of the garden a large selection of indoor plants: tropicals, aromatic herbs, cacti and other succulents, hanging and climbing plants, flowering pot plants or orchids at student-friendly prices, and all funds generated from the sale will support the research and educational activities at UBC Botanical Garden and Centre for Plant Research.

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