The Gardens at HCP
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The Gardens at HCP (formerly Glendale Gardens & Woodland) includes over nine acres of gardens on a 103 acre site in Saanich, just outside Victoria, BC. These lovely gardens are set in a conservation park with nature trails, wetlands and bird watching sites. Victoria's mild pacific winters allow for…
This is a poor man's Butchart Gardens but is actually stunning and way less pretentious. It costs a fraction of the price at only $7 too. Stop by after you have brunch at "Charlotte and the Quail" nextdoor.
Lovely Gardens. NON PROFIT organization. Interesting classes. Great destination for a wedding. There is a nice cafe on site so go for the walk and stay for the tea.
Butchart Gardens is great but if you want something a little more low key stop by the Horticultural Centre of the Pacific and while you're there have lunch at the beautiful adjoining restaurant, Charlotte and the Quail.
Fabulous gardens to walk any time of year with a charming cafe on site that serves up excellent, clean food.