Vancouver Island Heather Society
Vancouver Island Heather Society

Vancouver Island Heather Society

Monthly Meetings: 2017 February/March/April/May/June/September/October/November/


Our various activities include visiting members and public gardens

For more details:

Upcoming activities:


September 6 - Wednesday   10:30, 

                             Visit to Dinter's Nursery.

                             Lunch at Pioneer House Restaurant.


October 14 - Saturday afternoon meeting.

                         Feature speaker is Ted Leischner,

                       "How to Attract Pollinators to your

                        Garden" at Duncan United Church.  tickets from members

                         or at the door


November 1 - Wednesday, AGM at 1:00 pm.

                           Home of Elaine.


December 6 -  Wednesday, Christmas lunch.


Past activities:  


April 5 -  Tour of  C&C Growers-  sedums, succulents and  exotic greenhouse.  

                   The sedums and succulents  were beautiful  and  thanks to  Nat for

                   giving us insight into their growing and care.

                  Lunch was enjoyed at HCP along with a rainy tour of the Heather

                  garden.  Thanks to David


April 29 the Heather Society had an information booth at the

                    Cowichan Valley Garden Fair.   Thanks to those who stopped by

                    our booth to view the posters and posing questions.  Was a successful

                     event for us and the CVRS.  We all managed to buy some plants as well. 


June 7  - Wednesday, Tour Wild Flower Preserve at  Honeymoon Bay

                  Great lunch at March Meadows.







Contact: Earl Jenstad, VIHS president,

Welcome to our Vancouver Island Heather Society website. 

Go to photos to see the bench the Heather Society has purchased and is now at HCP among the heathers.


Upcoming fall activities :


Sept 6 - Wednesday  a.m., 

 Visit to Dinter's Nursery.


 Oct 14 - Saturday afternoon

  "How to Attract Pollinators

            to   your  Garden"

 Duncan United Church  2pm


go to activities for more info