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Free Tours: Horticulture Gardens

Around TRU | May 3, 2013

The Horticulture Gardens a a place of colour, vibrancy, calm, variety, and more. Learn about the vegetation during a free guided tour led by TRU Friends of the Gardens. Tours run Wednesdays through the summer, 6:30-7:30pm. Meet behind House 10 (located behind the Campus Activity Centre). Reservations are not required.

Every summer TRU Friends of the Gardens offers free guided tours of the Horticulture Gardens, with a different theme many of the days.

Tours run Wednesdays, 6:30-7:30pm, start at the back of House 10 (located behind the Campus Activity Centre), and led by a member of TRU Friends of the Gardens. Reservations are not required, parking is free, and taking pictures and asking questions is encouraged.

Dress for the weather and bring insect repellant as it may be buggy.

See below for this summer’s schedule.

Can’t make a Wednesday?
Special tours can be arranged on request by phoning 250-318-1094 and leaving a message.

Donations accepted
TRU Friends of the Gardens is a not-for-profit and gladly accepts donations in order to continue offering their various education and outreach initiatives.

Changing faces
Because plants are always coming and going, it could be a good idea to take in a few tours through the season.

Summer 2014 schedule

JUNE
11 — Flowering Shrubs

18 — Perennials

25 — Deciduous Trees

JULY
2 — Regular tour

9 — Annuals and planters

16 — Regular tour

23 — Horticulture Gardens

30 — Regular tour

AUGUST
6 — Horticulture Gardens and Jack Hik Gardens

13 — Grasses

20 — Conifers



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