VIRAGS' Annual Spring Show **Important Announcement**
The 2022 Spring Show & Sale will take place Friday April 1st (1 to 8 pm) & Saturday April 2nd (1 to 5 pm) at the Mary Winspeare Centre in Sidney, B.C. In addition there will be a symposium to be held Saturday, April 2nd from 9 am to 12 pm -- cost $35.00 Speakers: Panayoti Kelaidis -- North American Rock Laura Caddy -- Rock Gardening in the Pacific North West 'Garden Plants' vol 2 -- revisiting the late Hugh Preece
More information regarding registration for the symposium to follow
The Annual Spring Show and Plant Sale takes place every spring, between March and May. Admission is by donation.
You can see wild plants from mountains throughout the world at this two-day event, where all the exhibits are living plants potted or arranged in troughs and miniature gardens.
The date varies so that each year a different range of plants can be exhibited. Early shows include kabschia saxifrages, and late ones have campanulas and gentians.
Some of the event's features include:
The Plant Sale by specialty growers takes place Friday afternoon & evening & all day Saturday until closing.
The Members'plant saleNEW !!!! Starts in the main hall at 1:00PM Friday and continues through all day Saturday Come early for the best selection!!
Who may exhibit? Anyone may exhibit! Non-members are welcome to enter. There are restrictions on how far our silver trophies may travel, however. There are classes for children and youth. Pre-schoolers have won the children's trophy for a miniature garden.
How to exhibit?
For step-by-step information, read the list below and a) follow the links to see details or b) click the buttons on the right to download the printable version for later use. The
Check the Show Classes and Trophies information here or download and print it for future reference!