The outdoor gardens are OPEN 7 days a week, daylight hours
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 Emeritus, 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.
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In Bizarre Botanicals, plant experts Dr Larry Mellichamp and our Interim Director, Paula Gross, take readers on a curious botanical journey of weirdly wonderful plants that can be grown at home.
Engraved Bricks with your personal message for permanent placement in the new natives garden. The deadline for purchasing a brick for installation before the opening event has passed, but "blanks" will be replaced with your engraved one in the near future.