Fairfield oasis: ‘The biggest palm-tree garden in Victoria’
It’s always palmy weather at Neil Banera’s house. That’s because 15 tall, graceful Chinese windmill palms stand like tropical sentries on his small front lawn in Fairfield. He and his wife, Livia. . .
Source: Fairfield oasis: ‘The biggest palm-tree garden in Victoria’
Vancouver Island Big Trees: Search results for sequoia
Vancouver Island Big Trees: See Big Trees
Saanich Boulevard Tree Program
Source: Saanich Boulevard Tree Program
Has PDF list of preferred trees :)
Article – The Tree-loving Seattleite’s guide to Victoria by Arthur Lee Jacobson
Source: Article – The Tree-loving Seattleite’s guide to Victoria by Arthur Lee Jacobson
Recommended books, and where to get a map of boulevard trees. Also lists various notable trees of Victoria.
Trees of Victoria: Project details and funding
Source: Trees of Victoria: Project details and funding
Has an interactive map of dubious functionality, and lists some notable trees of Victoria
Unknown Victoria: Trees and The City
Source: Unknown Victoria: Trees and The City
Notable trees of Victoria, with some book references and info about heritage tree bylaws.
A story of Joseph Trutch.
Here is a story of Joseph Trutch, Please SHARE.
There are streets and buildings dedicated to this man. What is the history that is not being told?
This is a part of the ‘Taking the Names Down From the Hill’ campaign, and a lead up to the action at PKOLS on May 22nd.
via Social Coast
History of Begbie
History of Begbie, from Social Coast.