Land Slugs and Your Garden

It’s true! A slug is essentially a snail with little to no shell. They are part of a class of molluscs called gastropods (from the Greek for “stomach-foot”), just like nudibranchs and whelks. Land slugs are a well-known slimy encounter in Pacific Northwest forests. As with many creepy crawlers, they are very misunderstood. Some of us might only Read more…

Seedy Saturday

Seedy Saturday

Bring your saved seeds, cuttings, plants, bulbs and tubers to exchange, share and connect with other keen gardeners. Bring the kids to enjoy a talk on Backyard Bug Safari and start seeds at the kids planting table. By donation. In collaboration with the Mayne Island Agricultural Society and Garden Club.