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Pink Dahlia in Butchart Gardens

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Photo of Pink Dahlia in Butchart Gardens, Victoria British Columbia.
Photo of Pink Dahlia in Butchart Gardens, Victoria British Columbia.

General Attributes (Click an attribute to find more related items)

Constructed:1921
Family:Asteraceae
Genus:Dahlia
Photo Year:2011
Site:Butchart Gardens
Species:Pink Dahlia

Location Attributes (Click on location to find more related items)

City:Victoria
City:Brentwood Bay
Country:Canada
State/Province:British Columbia
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Photo of pink rose in the Rose Garden at Butchart Gardens in Victoria BC.
Pink Rose in Butchart Gardens

Photo of pink rose in the Rose Garden at Butchart Gardens in Victoria BC.

Photo Attributes:Victoria, Brentwood Bay, 1921, Canada, Rosaceae, Rosa, 2011, Butchart Gardens, British Columbia,
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Photo of a purple rose in Rose Garden a Butchart Gardens in Victoria British Columbia.
Purple Rose in Rose Garden a Butchart Gardens

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Photo Attributes:Victoria, Brentwood Bay, 1921, Canada, Rosaceae, Rosa, 2011, Butchart Gardens, British Columbia,
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A garden of roses in Butchart Gardens in Victora British Columbia.
Butchart Gardens - Roses in the Rose Garden

A garden of roses in Butchart Gardens in Victora British Columbia.

Photo Attributes:Victoria, Brentwood Bay, 1921, Canada, 2011, Butchart Gardens, British Columbia,
In these galleries:Attractions, Flowers, Garden

Photo along the way to the Rose Garden at Butchart Gardens in Victoria.
Butchart Gardens - tall trees along walkway

Photo along the way to the Rose Garden at Butchart Gardens in Victoria.

Photo Attributes:Victoria, Brentwood Bay, 1921, Canada, 2011, Butchart Gardens, British Columbia,
In these galleries:Attractions, Garden, Trees

Rose Garden at Butchart Gardens in Victoria British Columbia
Rose Garden at Butchart Gardens

Rose Garden at Butchart Gardens in Victoria British Columbia

Photo Attributes:Victoria, Brentwood Bay, 1921, Canada, 2011, Butchart Gardens, British Columbia,
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View of Butchart Gardens Entrance Sign at Butchart Gardens.
Butchart Gardens Entrance Sign

View of Butchart Gardens Entrance Sign at Butchart Gardens.

Photo Attributes:Victoria, Brentwood Bay, 1921, Canada, 2011, Butchart Gardens, British Columbia,
In these galleries:Attractions, Garden, Park Entrance Signs, Signs

A sign within the Sunken Garden at Butchart Gardens, describe the history of the Sunken Garden.  Originally it was a quarry.
History of Sunken Garden at Butchart Gardens

A sign within the Sunken Garden at Butchart Gardens, describe the history of the Sunken Garden. Originally it was a quarry.

Photo Attributes:Victoria, Brentwood Bay, 1921, Canada, 2011, Butchart Gardens, British Columbia,
In these galleries:Attractions, Garden, Information Signs, Signs

View of the Sunken Gardens at Butchart Gardens in Brentwood Bay near Victoria British Columbia.
The Sunken Gardens at Butchart Gardens British Columbia

View of the Sunken Gardens at Butchart Gardens in Brentwood Bay near Victoria British Columbia.

Photo Attributes:Victoria, Brentwood Bay, 1921, Canada, 2011, Butchart Gardens, British Columbia,
In these galleries:Attractions, Garden


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Founded in 1897, Flowers Canada is the Voice of the Canadian Floriculture Industry. Flowers Canada is a not-for-profit association whose members represent retailers, distributors, growers, educators and associates.
2011 Links:The year 2011 at Wikipedia
from site: 2011 (MMXI) was a common year that started on a Saturday in the Gregorian calendar. It was the 2011th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations; the 11th year of the 3rd millennium and of the 21st century; and the 2nd of the 2010s.
Asteraceae Links:Asteraceae Family of Plants on Wikipedia
from site: The Asteraceae or Compositae, also referred to as the aster, daisy, or sunflower family, is the largest family of vascular plants. The family has more than 22,750 currently accepted species, spread across 1620 genera, and 12 subfamilies. The largest genera are Senecio (1,500 species), Vernonia (1,000 species), Cousinia (600 species) and Centaurea (600 species).
Asteraceae information at the university of Hawaii
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British Columbia Links:Tourism British Columbia | Official Travel Website
Tourism British Columbia's mandate has been to promote development and growth in the tourism industry, to increase revenues and employment throughout British Columbia, and to increase the economic benefits for all British Columbians.
Butchart Gardens Links:Butchart Gardens - Home Site
from site: Benvenuto, Italian for 'welcome', is the name the Butcharts used for their original estate, now a National Historic Site of Canada, and still privately owned by family descendants.
Butchart Gardens - wikipedia
from site: The Butchart Gardens is a group of floral display gardens in Brentwood Bay, British Columbia, Canada, located near Victoria on Vancouver Island. The gardens receive more than a million visitors each year.
Canada Links:Canada - Wikipedia
Government of Canada Site
Official web site for the Government of Canada.
Dahlia Links:Dahlia Genus at Wikipedia
from site: Dahlia is a genus of bushy, tuberous, perennial plants native to Mexico, Central America, and Colombia. There are at least 36 species of dahlia, some like D. imperialis up to 10 metres tall. Dahlia hybrids are commonly grown as garden plants. The Aztecs gathered and cultivated the dahlia for food, ceremonies, as well as decorative purposes, and the long woody stem of one variety was used for small pipes.
Victoria Links:City of Victoria - Official Site
from site: Located on the southern tip of Vancouver Island, Victoria is a community of choice for its temperate climate, natural beauty, recreational sites and superior economic opportunities. The city is alive with people and activity. Victoria has been blessed with a wealth of natural and man-made riches, including stunning heritage architecture framed by ocean views and mountain vistas. It is this rare juxtaposition of heritage charm, scenic backdrop and modern city-scape that ...
Tourism Victoria - Web Site
Victoria has something for everyone! There's so much to do and see - its just a matter of choosing. Whether you're strolling along the causeway in the Inner Harbour, enjoying a whale watching adventure, indulging in the distinct West Coast cuisine, or taking in a local theatre production, Victoria's attractions add up to a trip that's nothing short of breathtaking.

Photo Data

Make:SONY
Model:DSLR-A500
DateTime:2010:07:18 18:50:28
Exposure Time:1/160
F:100/10
ISO:250
DateTimeDigitized :2010:07:18 15:50:28
DateTimeOriginal :2010:07:18 15:50:28
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