Special Events


Annual Plant Sale – Held every year on the first Saturday in May – 9am ’till 1pm

This is a non-profit fundraiser in support of maintenance of the specialty TRU Horticulture Gardens and the Horticulture Program (eg. equipment, student bursaries etc.) It is held annually, the first Saturday in May from 9AM to 1PM and is organized by Horticulture Dept. and FOG members.
Location: Horticulture Greenhouse and grounds behind House 10. Many annuals, perennials, ornamental grasses, vegetables and herbs can be purchased at this event.

A huge thank you to everyone who supported our successful plant sale in 2018.

Details for May 4th, 2019 will be posted here soon – please check back.

Horticulture Horizons Conference - April 14, 2018

An all-day, biennial conference open to the public.  Keynote and guest speakers offer timely and well researched horticultural information for both garden enthusiasts and industry professionals throughout the day in concurrent sessions. Held in spring every second year, with a delicious gourmet lunch catered by TRU Culinary Arts, this event is organized by the Horticulture Department and FOG members.

2018 Theme – BIODIVERSITY IN THE GARDEN,     Keynote speaker – Paul Van Westendorp, British Columbia Apiculture Specialist
Location: TRU Campus

Visit our calendar page for additional events, including those sponsored by the Master Gardeners. Some events require FOG membership.

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