Vancouver scene: Snow and palm trees

den_vic(BC Canada Z8b)December 24, 2004

Here's a view of Vancouver (Point Grey area). Palm trees can be seen at sea level while snow accumulates on the mountain tops during winter. It makes for a unique Canadian garden photo.

I used to live in northen Ontario. Living on the BC coast is an entirely new world.


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den_vic(BC Canada Z8b)

Here's a picture taken on the 23rd of December 2004 in Victoria, BC. It makes for a unique Christmas tree in Canada.
Flora is so diverse in Victoria,BC that you can make your garden look temperate or tropical. Or even a strange mix.

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    Bookmark   December 24, 2004 at 2:40PM
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sheryl_ontario(Muncho Lake, BC z2)

That's quite an usual Christmas tree alright! Interesting!

    Bookmark   December 26, 2004 at 4:29PM
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don_brown(Zone 6A NS)

Season's greetings, Denis! Nice pictures. Paul picked up his seedlings. Everything is now blanketed in snow here. My big T fortunei continues to the livingroom window, of all places. It seems to be a very resilient indoor palm too!

    Bookmark   December 30, 2004 at 9:01AM
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