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The Nanaimo Rhododendron Society (NRS)

The Nanaimo Rhododendron Society was established in September 1992. It is affiliated with the American Rhododendron Society, and is one of seven chapters in British Columbia, including four others on Vancouver Island and two more in the Lower Mainland.
The purpose of the Society is to introduce members and the public to rhododendrons through meetings, garden tours, and flower shows and to provide an opportunity to meet people with similar interests.

JOIN US AT OUR EXCITING NEXT EVENTS: 

11th of October 202210 am to 2 pm – Hailey Grove Work Party – Bowen Park location. Bring lunch and good garden gloves.

13th of October 2022 – 7:30 pm – regular meeting at Beban Centre. Speaker: Bob Duncan on growing Figs. 

23rd of October 2022 – 
Fall into Gardening one day conference information. Pre-registration is recommended – click here for registration information

8th of November 2022 – 10 am to 2 pm – Hailey Grove Work Party – Bowen Park location. Bring lunch and good garden gloves.

10th of November 2022 – 7:30 pm – regular meeting at Beban Centre. Speaker: Sean Rafferty. His topic: “My Favourite Himalayan Plants”.

8th of December 20226:30 pm – Christmas potluck and auction at Beban Centre.

13th of December 2022 – 10 am to 2 pm – Hailey Grove Work Party – Bowen Park location. Bring lunch and good garden gloves.

10th of January 2023 – 10 am to 2 pm – Hailey Grove Work Party – Bowen Park location. Weather permitting. 

12th of January 2023 – 7:30 pmregular meeting at Beban Centre. Speaker: Linda Derkach on “Garden Sense for a Changing Climate.”

9th of February 2023 – 7:30 pm regular meeting at Beban Centre. Speaker: Allison McCabe. Topic: “Invasive Species in the Vancouver Island Garden – Identification, Management, and Removal.”

 

 

 

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