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The Greenhouse is OPEN Mon - Sat: 10 am – 3 pm
Sun: 1-4 pm
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Native Plants of the Southeast by our Director, Dr Larry Mellichamp, helps you choose the best native plants and how to use them in the garden. This comprehensive guide is an invaluable resource, with plant profiles for over 460 species of trees, shrubs, vines, ferns, grasses, and wildflowers. Useful lists recommend particular plants for special situations, as well as plants for attracting butterflies, hummingbirds, and other wildlife.
More In Print
In Bizarre Botanicals, plant experts Dr Larry Mellichamp and our Assistant Director, Paula Gross, take readers on a curious botanical journey of weirdly wonderful plants that can be grown at home.