All posts in "Flora"

Two Must Have Flowers To Attract Hummingbirds To Your Yard

By Heather / August 8, 2018

This year I have found two must have flowers to attract hummingbirds to your yard. That’s not to say that other flowers won’t do the same thing, but from my past experiences, these 2 flowers top the list. The first one I found at a flower centre this year and thought it would be some nice […]


The Largest Spruce Tree In Canada

By Heather / June 27, 2018

I live close to the largest spruce tree in Canada. And for me, this is a treat as trees are my favourite people. Actually, I live within a 90-minute drive of the largest spruce tree in Canada as well as the world’s largest Douglas Fir tree (Red Creek Fir) and the gnarliest tree in Canada. In […]


A Walk In The Park… Hatley Park

By Heather / July 7, 2017

It was gorgeous weather, sunny, but not too hot and a delightful day for a walk in the park… Hatley Park. Hatley Park is located about 20 minutes from Victoria, BC, Canada and along with being a historical site it also hosts the Royal Roads University. I hadn’t been for a walk in the park for […]


Spring Ramble With An Unexpected Ending

By Heather / April 4, 2017

Yesterday had blue skies, sun and the land was beckoning me to go out for a spring ramble. How could one refuse? So I got in the car and headed out to a local park called Aylard Farm. Well actually it’s called East Sooke Regional Park, and only a portion of it is Aylard Farm. It used […]