Photo: Shop in the Garden by Katie Teed

Shop and Garden Centre

News: We now have magnolias in the Garden Centre. Click here to take a look at the selection. We have limited availability so come early for the best selection.

Seeds collected by our Friends of the Garden are now available for purchase in the Shop. These are all open-pollinated seeds and were harvested in 2013. To see the complete list click here. $3 per package and $5 for two packages. The number of seeds in each package varies depending on the type of seed. 

Nestled at the entrance to the UBC Botanical Garden, the Shop in the Garden features unique treasures for gardeners and black thumbs alike. The Shop in the Garden showcases a diverse selection of gardening and botanical books, handy garden tools and accessories, distinctive gifts, dried flower arrangements. The Garden Centre offers seasonal choice selections of perennials, shrubs and vines for the garden and patio.

The Shop in the Garden and Garden Centre is operated by the garden's volunteers, the Friends of the UBC Botanical Garden. All proceeds from the Shop in the Garden and 100% of the purchase price of the seeds fund research, education, and garden improvements at the UBC Botanical Garden.

All members of the UBC Botanical Garden receive a 10% discount at the Shop in the Garden.

Click here to sign up to receive Shop in the Garden enews.

Shop Contact Information
Address: 6804 SW Marine Drive, Vancouver, BC, Canada, V6T 1Z4
Phone: 604.822.4529
Fax: 604.822.1514

Shop hours of operation and directions are posted on our Hours and Directions page.

Here is a selection of recent photos from our Shop and Garden Centre:

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UBC Botanical Garden and Centre for Plant Research
6804 SW Marine Drive, Vancouver, B.C., V6T 1Z4
Tel: 604.822.3928
Fax: 604.822.2016 Email:

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