Japanese garden, Butchart Gardens, Victoria, BC It was once a quarry, now its fifty-five acres of stunning floral show gardens and a National Historic Site of Canada.- I loved visiting here!! - Everything about this place is insirational
Butchart Gardens, Vancouver Island, British Columbia...The gardens were created by Mrs Jennie Butchart to host and entertain guests in 1906. She began with a Japanese garden, expanded the gardens into the nearby disused quarry and created a unique sunken garden. From there, the garden grew to include fountains, rose garden, herbs garden spaning a total of 55 hectares in all.