Thanks Charlotte Magazine for selecting the UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens for your 2015 Best of the Best (#BOBAward) Award.
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.
21, 23 *Photography in the Sandhills Course
24 **Budding Botanists – “Seeds and Sprouts”
31 Opening of the Mellichamp Natives Garden Terrace
4 McMillan Greenhouse closed (outdoor gardens open)
26 **Budding Botanists – “Carnivorous Plant Carnival”
NOT OPEN FOR REGISTRATION YET, but “save the date”:
11, 12 *Introduction to Piedmont Soils Course
19 *Propagation by Seed Workshop
18, 19 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.
May 24 – “Seeds & Sprouts” Sign Up
Join us during this exciting time of year when seeds are sprouting into many of the beautiful flowers we love! How does a seed “know” when to sprout and what happens when it does? Explore the wonder of sprouting seeds and how to successfully sprout them on your own.
June 28 – “Pollinators Unite”
July 26 – “Carnivorous Plant Carnival”
New Year, New Classes!
Scan our offerings below, and be sure to check out the course descriptions page for all the details on a particular class. We hope you’ll join us in exploring the world of plants and the ecology of our region this spring! For questions and registration, please email Esther Carrasco at email@example.com
17-18 Basic Botany Course
13-15 Birds of the Yard Course
28 Drawing During the Dark Days of Winter (& Mar. 1)
5, 7 History of Botany: Carolinas Perspectives
14 Winter Flora: Explore the 6 “Bs” of Winter
21,29 Journaling in a Native Garden (also meets Apr. 19 & May 2)
28 Spring Ephemeral Wildflowers