There's still lots of colour left in the garden. Our Herbaceous Bank is filled with late season bloomers such as the Red Cardinal Flower and Blue Lobelia and Swamp Sunflower.
Trapping weevils Acadia Masters of Science student Joel Goodwin is working to understand the habits and preferences of the beech leaf-mining weevil (Orchestes fagi) in American Beech Trees (Fagus grandifolia)
Playing in the garden
Each week we delight in hearing the games and laughter from the kids of the Wolfville Children's Centre as they play on our lawns.
Our emblem featuring Scotch thistle, mayflower and a honeybee
The mayflower was Harriet Lila Irving's favourite wildflower. The honeybee symbolizes hard work and pollination. The Scotch thistle represents Scotland, the Irving family's ancestral home.