• Changing of the Seasons

    As we welcome the changing of the seasons we are also welcoming back Acadia students to campus. The Harriet Irving Botanical Gardens are open to Acadia students only this fall and remain closed to the public.

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    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

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The Native Plant Sale is open to Pollinators only this year. We're working on ways to get plants to people after the Provincial State of Emergency is lifted.