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 […]
Dicentra formosa (Pacific bleeding heart) with its feathery green foliage and heart-shaped flowers is a springtime favourite for many. It also has an interesting relationship with ants. If you were […]
Delphinium nuttallianum, also known as upland larkspur, is a gorgeous perennial found in grasslands and meadows east of the Coast-Cascade Mountains in BC. It’s one of the earlier flowering species […]
If you’re out walking on a wild beach like that at Boundary Bay Regional Park in Tsawwassen, be sure to check out some of the amazing native plant species that […]
Collinsia parviflora (small-flowered blue-eyed Mary) is a gorgeous native wildflower in BC. It’s one of the first spring wildflowers to emerge — providing that first rush of colour and excitement […]
Some orchids in cool northern temperate climates have opted out of the whole cross-pollination thing and opted in for self-fertilization.
Humans have a bit of a love/hate relationship with Galium aparine.