Entries by Susan Murray

Get Growing Darts Hill Garden Spring Open House Apr 27

Darts Hill Garden Park Spring Open House is on April 27th from 11am-3pm. Learn how to get growing this spring at Darts Hill Garden Park. Enjoy gardening workshops and demonstrations, garden tours, plant sale, baked goods, live music and more! Darts Hill Garden Park Spring Open House is part of Surrey’s Environmental Extravaganza.

Native Plant Garden Work Party April 13th

The Native Plant Group is meeting on Saturday April 13, 2019 at 8:00AM at the White Rock Native Plant Demonstration Garden, 14970 Marine Drive. There they will clean up the demonstration garden and then go to the Darts Hill Garden Park Native Demonstration Garden and Native Loop (park in the public lot located at 1633 […]

South Surrey Garden Club Weeders Busy At Darts Hill Garden Park

The South Surrey Garden Club weeders were busy at work in Bed 26 at Darts Hill Garden Park on a bright sunny morning last Wednesday, March 27. It was the start of the season for the group who maintain Bed 26 from late March to late September every year. Weeds were pulled, dead heads plucked, […]

Little Campbell River Awareness Event

Members of the Little Campbell Watershed Society (LCWS) wish to invite you to a public awareness event ‘Get to Know Your River’, to share knowledge about the Little Campbell River on Saturday, April 27th, 1:00pm to 4:30pm at the Semiahmoo Fish & Game clubhouse, 1284 184th Street, Surrey. Additional information can be found at: https://www.facebook.com/littlecampbellriver

City of Surrey Cultural Grants Program Award

The Darts Hill Garden Conservancy Trust Society is very pleased to announce it was successful in its recent application to the City of Surrey Cultural Grants Program and will receive a second $5,000 grant to aid in publishing the book, “A Secret Garden: the Story of Darts Hill Garden Park” in 2019. Here is a […]

Douglas Justice – Featured Speaker at the AGM March 2, 2019

The DHGCTS is pleased to present Douglas Justice, Associate Director, Horticulture & Collections , UBC Botanical Garden as our featured speaker at the Society’s AGM March 2, 2019 to be held at Emmanuel Evangelical Church, 17029 16th Avenue, Surrey, BC (doors open at 9:30 am). Douglas’ talk is titled “Hiking the Mountains of Northern Vietnam”.  […]

December 20, 2018 Windstorm

The December 20, 2018 windstorm, described by BC Hydro as the worst storm in decades, caused minimal damage to the tree collection at Darts Hill Garden Park. The natural forest north of Bed 7 did not fare quite so well. Several large Alnus rubra, red alder, growing next to the Native Loop Trail failed catastrophically, […]

Welcome to the 2016 DHGCTS Board of Directors

At the February 29, 2016 Board meeting of the DHGCTS, the following Board members were elected by acclamation to these positions: Susan Murray, Chair, Pam Yokome, Vice-chair, Sanne Dryborough, Secretary, Kathy Piccott, Treasurer and Willa Downing, Membership.