Derek , Vancouver MG, is a graduate of Advanced Training. He's generously shared a few lovely photos of a Native Plant walk at VanDusen with Dr. Richard Hebda, ATP Instructor. For more info on Advanced Training click here
Devil's Club : the most used plant for medicinal purposes by aboriginal groups. Botanically and aptly named: Oplopanax horridus.
Dr. Hebda explains the benefits of using Cornus stolonifera as a potential garden shrub for wet locations.
Lysichiton americanus , also known commonly as Skunk Cabbage
or Swamp Lantern , for the more discerning, is beautiful in this light.
Margaret, cheerful team leader
Ribes sanguinium , a welcome addition to any garden, attracts native bees and hummingbirds.