When I first wandered the forests of southwestern BC in winter, this little plant had me stumped. I perused the field guides looking for a tiny native evergreen shrub with […]
Asarum caudatum goes by many common names: wild ginger, western wild ginger, long-tailed wild ginger or British Columbia wild ginger. Here’s what you need to know. It’s a native plant […]
Douglas fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii) is one of those iconic BC evergreens that one could wax on about for pages. Consider the leaves alone: like many evergreen leaves, they’re reduced in […]
Even in the deepest coldest part of winter, the lush green life of licorice fern burns bright.