The Vancouver Island Master Gardeners Association (VIMGA) is a group of volunteer Master Gardeners living on Vancouver Island from south of Duncan north to Campbell River.
Want to know more about joining the Master Gardeners?
VIMGA works with Vancouver Island University (VIU) to provide the Master Gardener Certificate Program, the first step to becoming a Master Gardener. There is an online information session being held on October 17 to explain more about the course.
- Spring Education Day – March 2Want to learn more about your Soil? Should I feed or not feed?Soil conditioners and composts. You are invited to: HOW to BUILD HEALTHY SOIL Sponsored by Vancouver Island Master Gardeners (VIMGA)
- Gardening Under Cover video now availableFeb 12, 2024 The first of the 2024 VIRL/VIMGA Virtual Gardening Series recordings is now available here: https://www.vimga.org/events/virl-vimga-seminar-series/
- 2024 Gardening Series Schedule AvailableDetails and registrations links for the 2024 VIRL/VIMGA Gardening Series are now available. The Vancouver Island Regional Library’s Virtual Gardening Series is a partnership between VIRL and VIMGA offering practical, science-based home gardening knowledge. All seminars are online, start at 6:30 pm and last for one-and-a-half hours. Registration is required for all seminars. Below is …
- Native Plants as Lawn AlternativesOct 17, 2023 Jane Sherrott will be giving a Zoom talk on using native plants as lawn alternatives for the Lions Bay native plant garden group and MGs are most welcome to attend. Picture a monochrome grassed area transformed into a landscape bursting with crocuses and violets in the late winter, English daisies and ajuga …
- About Those Trees — Tree FundamentalsWant to learn more about trees? The Vancouver Island Master Gardeners Association is pleased to present Trevor Coey, arborist with Bartlett Tree Experts who will speak on “Tree Fundamentals”.