Our latest Titan Arum, Odie, bloomed on July 17th. We are now awaiting the results of our pollination attempts. Over 1600 people came out to rub noses with this amazing plant with many more watching via live webcam.
Mark your calendar for programs and events at the Botanical Gardens!
We hope you’ll join us for one or more of our short courses and workshops, the big plant sale, and children’s programs.
11, 12 *Introduction to Piedmont Soils Course
15 Volunteer Orientation Session
19 *Propagation by Seed Workshop
20 **Budding Botanists – “Daring to Dye with Flowers”
26, 27 *Sustainable Gardening Practices (& meets on Oct. 10th)
16, 17 Annual Fall Plant Sale
Budding Botanists: A plant exploration program for kids 4-8
Join us once a month for this fun program where young minds and hands get some prime-time with the plant kingdom.
July 26 – “Carnivorous Plant Carnival”
Sept 20 – “Daring to Dye with Flowers”