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Truffles' Summer Gourmet Picnic

Wednesday, June 16 - Sunday, August 29

This summer Truffles Fine Foods Catering will host a gourmet 4-course picnic experience at VanDusen Botanical Garden .

Situated in the beautiful surrounds of the Garden, the menu reflects inspiration of Italian alfresco dishes, with modern plant-based options.

VBGA Member discount available!

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Eat a Rainbow!

Thursday, July 1 - Tuesday, August 31

This year VanDusen Botanical Garden is growing a rainbow of vegetables with over 80 easy-to-grow, locally available varieties in every colour imaginable. Visit the VanDusen Vegetable Garden to learn how each colour group can improve your well-being and overall health. We challenge you to Eat a Rainbow every week!

Taste of the Garden Series at Shaughnessy Restaurant

Tuesday, August 31

Each week Shaughnessy Restaurant’s Chef Matthew Phillip will be creating dishes utilizing fresh ingredients harvested from VanDusen’s vegetable garden.

A rotating menu with produce, botanicals, and herbs will be highlighted to inspire what local, urban, sustainable cuisine is all about.

 

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Bloom Calendar

Fall

Wednesday, September 22 - Tuesday, December 21

Autumn colours are absolutely stunning at the Garden, and there are plenty of blooms still showing.

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Winter

Tuesday, December 21 - Saturday, March 19 2022

The winter Garden features muted colour palettes, stunning silhouettes and a scattering of colour with winter berries and blooms.

 

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Spring

Sunday, March 20 2022 - Tuesday, June 21 2022

In spring the Garden is bursting with cheerful rhododendrons, stunning magnolias, delicate cherry blossoms and bloom-full camellias –  to mention a few…

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