Today Cherry Ong is taking us along to a garden she visited this spring.
I had a serendipitous discovery when we visited Boundary Bay in Tsawassen, British Columbia, in a district called Southlands Tsawassen. There is a vibrant community garden there called Earthwise Gardens by Earthwise Society. Here’s more info on the farm and garden: earthwisesociety.bc.ca.
We came on a rainy day, but that didn’t stop us from experiencing the vibrance and freshness of the garden.
Spanish bluebells (Hyacinthoides hispanica, Zones 3–8) bloom in pink and blue in the foreground while the beautiful garden unfurls behind them.
Mixing in shrubs and small trees helps add height and diversity to the beds.
An old piece of machinery gets repurposed as garden art.
A birdhouse is surrounded by a lovely pink clematis. (I think it’s Clematis montana, Zones 6–9).
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