Speaker Directory

The BC Council of Garden Clubs has compiled a list of speakers who are willing to speak to garden clubs and organizations on various garden related topics.

While this list is fairly comprehensive, it does not contain all the names of knowledgeable speakers in BC. If you would like to suggest a name for this list or if you wish to have your name added to this list, please email 1vicepresident@bcgardenclubs.com.

Please note the following:

  • The BC Council of Garden Clubs does not accept any responsibility for the quality or the content of any presentation by these individuals.
  • It is the responsibility of the gardening organization to negotiate the terms of the presentation with the speaker (including topic, travel and expenses, fees, etc.)
  • Fees listed are provided as guideline and are subject to change at the discretion of the speaker without notice to the Council.
  • Please click on a speaker name from the table below for more detail.
NameJason Croutch
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Phone(604) 820-5587
General Topics
  • Fruits, Fruit Trees
  • Vegetables
  • Garden Insects, Bees, Butterflies, Garden Pests
  • Special Interest Plants
Specialty Plants
  • Roses
  • Perennials
  • Tomatoes
  • Squash
Sample topics
  • Roses for difficult locations
  • Propagation by cutting
  • Uncommon fruits and other edibles
  • The new rose garden (and gardener)
Speaker Profile

Jason Croutch is a professional perennial grower and also the owner of Fraser Valley Rose Farm, a nursery specializing in roses and other useful plants. Jason and his family have been hard at work, transforming their three acre "blank slate" of land on beautiful Nicomen Island into a productive and sustainable small-scale farm.

Speaker's Fee$50 - $100