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.
NameDianne Gaines
EmailEmail hidden; Javascript is required.
Phone(604) 856-2359
General Topics
  • Fruits, Fruit Trees
  • Container Gardening, Small Space Gardening
  • Special Interest Plants
Specialty Plants
  • Bulbs - Spring - Summer
  • Lilies
  • Perennials
  • Small Fruit
  • Roses
Sample topics
  • A-Z of Spring or Summer Bulbs
  • What's new in Spring or Summer Flowering Bulbs
  • Container Gardening with Spring or Summer Bulbs
  • A full Summer of Lilies
  • What's New in Perennials
  • Perennials for Shady Areas or Sunny Spots
  • Encorporating Small Fruit into the Garden
  • What's new in Roses including Weeks and David Austin
Speaker Profile

Small Fruit

Speaker's Fee$50 - $100