February 10, 2022
Sunflowers’ invisible colours help them attract bees and adapt to drought
The Plant Care Services staff is proud to have supported this project through access to services at the Totem field station.
March 9, 2021
Collaborating with UBC Building Operations to Improve Soil Quality at UBC's Research Fields
Blog post: A collaboration between UBC’s Plant Care Services and Building Operations is improving soil quality for researchers at Plant Care Services’ Totem Field and providing an environmentally friendly outlet for compost on campus.
November 27, 2019
Upgraded Heating System in South Campus Greenhouse
Plant Care Services is pleased to announce that the heating upgrade at the South Campus greenhouse has been completed in time for the cold season.
March 26, 2019
Plant Care Services launched
The Faculties of Science, Forestry and Land and Food Systems, and the Office of the Vice-President Research and Innovation are pleased to announce the merging of the Botany research greenhouse on South Campus, Horticulture greenhouse and Totem Field Station into a new shared research facility called ‘Plant Care Services’ starting April 1, 2019.
First Nations land acknowledegement
We acknowledge that UBC's Point Grey campus is situated on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territory of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm.