Botany

Botany

We meet at the Apple Bowl on Fridays at 9:15 AM from spring through early fall.

The following dates showcase what we consider to be particularly good places and times for blooming flowers.

Bring water, lunch, and appropriate clothing/footwear for the day (We are usually done by 2 PM). Phone Peter Green at 250 765-1737 for further details.

Date Location
May 3 Beaver Lake Road
May 10 Knox Mountain
May 17 Mission Creek EECO area
May 24 Jackpine Meadows/Telemark Nordic Club
May 31 Wrinkly Face Provincial Park
June 7 Three Forks and area
June 14 Larch Hills
June 21 KVR or High Rim Trail off Postill Lake Road
June 28 Prather Creek
July 5 McCulloch Road/Hydraulic Lake/Nordic Ski and Snowshoe Club
July 12 Big White

What are we looking at?

Arrow-leafed Balsamroot
Arrowleaf balsamroot
Balsamorhiza sagittata

Scarlet gilia

Carpooling

is encouraged, because sometimes we must negotiate bad roads or arrive at places with limited parking and for general conservation reasons. The carpooling rate is ten cents (10¢) per km.

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