Posted on June 28, 2016 by DestinationsPhoto Gallery: The Butchart Gardens Follow us on Facebook! Here are some additional photos of the Butchart Gardens. The Sunken Garden. You can see the last remaining stack of the old cement plant among the trees on the right. The flower gardens are stunning in their beauty. The Mound surrounded by flower beds and shrubs and covered in ivy. Janis, Chris and Sheila on top of the Mound. The Mound from the other side. The Ross Fountain Janis rides a brass horse. The carousel Close-up of a fuchsia flower Close-up of whatever kind of flowers these are. A beautiful yellow rose A blood red lily A busy bee gathers some nectar There were a few salamanders in this garden. A sphagnum moss owl. Gorgeous lilies The Three Sturgeons Fountain The Butchart house The Japanese Garden Sculpted trees in the Japanese Garden An interesting flower in the Japanese Garden Looking out to the Tod Inlet from the Star Pond Tod Inlet. Boat rides are now offered. Colourful flower bed alongside the Italian Garden Close-up of some flowers in that garden Janis and Tacca, the wild boar. A superb succulent garden near the parking lot. Follow us on Facebook!