This 22-hectare garden features over 255,000 plants from around the world and almost two dozen sculptures. On-site facilities include the Shaughnessy Restaurant, a garden shop, and a horticulture library. Events include the annual Festival of Lights, the Cherry Blossom Festival, guided walking tours, Seedy Saturdays, and plant sales. Hours change seasonally; contact garden directly for up-to-date hours.
The Georgia Straight: A 50th Anniversary Celebration Book
This beautifully produced coffee-table book brings together over 100 of Georgia Straight's iconic covers, along with short essays, insider details and contributor reflections, putting each of these issues of the publication into its historical context.