GARDENING,  WILDFLOWERS& HERBS, Indigenous Plants,  Tree Inventory, Foraging, Floral Calendar

Port Alice is a zone 8 gardening zone, on par with Vancouver and many residents enjoy gardening and there are green houses in backyards all over town …cherry blossoms cropped Cherry Blossoms

fig trees

fig trees can be found in front and  back yard gardens

pink rhodos

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Rhododendrons of every colour can be seen flowering from early February to late in the fall … October


Roses in full bloom late November

and in the water

Seaweed photographs by Darrell McIntosh


“nurse log” on the trail in MARBLE RIVER, photograph by Jacqueline Mackenzie

local trees include giant Sequoias …port alice buildings 041

and Monkey Puzzle trees

flower and tree photographs by Susan Mohler

Feature Photograph by Allen Mohler