‘Tis the Season for Holiday Light Shows in Gardens
November 3, 2019 – 9:53 pm | Comments Off on ‘Tis the Season for Holiday Light Shows in Gardens

As the daylight dwindles, botanical gardens and other public outdoor venues turn on fanciful light shows to attract visitors. November and December are the prime months for such extravaganzas.
Now through December 29, the Royal Botanic …

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‘Tis the Season for Holiday Light Shows in Gardens
November 3, 2019 – 9:53 pm | Comments Off on ‘Tis the Season for Holiday Light Shows in Gardens
‘Tis the Season for Holiday Light Shows in Gardens

As the daylight dwindles, botanical gardens and other public outdoor venues turn on fanciful light shows to attract visitors. November and December are the prime months for such extravaganzas.
Now through December 29, the Royal Botanic …

“Moonlight in the Garden” in Raleigh, North Carolina
October 14, 2019 – 8:49 am | Comments Off on “Moonlight in the Garden” in Raleigh, North Carolina
“Moonlight in the Garden” in Raleigh, North Carolina

For seven nights in November, the magical lighting exhibition “Moonlight in the Garden” returns to showcase JC Raulston Arboretum at North Carolina State University (it’s the only opportunity each year to access the arboretum …

Southeastern Plant Symposium in Raleigh, North Carolina
May 15, 2019 – 8:27 am | Comments Off on Southeastern Plant Symposium in Raleigh, North Carolina
Southeastern Plant Symposium in Raleigh, North Carolina

The inaugural Southeastern Plant Symposium is set for June 7 and 8, 2019, in Raleigh, North Carolina. Organizers are Mark Weathington, director of JC Raulston Arboretum at North Carolina State University, and Tony Avent, founder …

Tidewater Camellia Show & Sale
February 13, 2019 – 8:14 am | Comments Off on Tidewater Camellia Show & Sale
Tidewater Camellia Show & Sale

The annual Tidewater Camellia Show and Sale takes place February 23, 2019, in the New Hanover County Arboretum, 6206 Oleander Drive, Wilmington, North Carolina.
More than 1,000 blooms will be evaluated by American Camellia Society judges. …

“Nearer to Nature” in North Carolina
February 6, 2019 – 8:15 am | Comments Off on “Nearer to Nature” in North Carolina
“Nearer to Nature” in North Carolina

Road Trips Gardeners still have time to catch “Nearer to Nature” at the Cameron Art Museum, 3201 South 17th Street, Wilmington, North Carolina.
It’s open until March 10, 2019.
Noting that humans have always been inspired …

Biltmore Blooms Welcome Spring
January 16, 2019 – 8:52 am | Comments Off on Biltmore Blooms Welcome Spring
Biltmore Blooms Welcome Spring

Thinking about spring travel, Road Trips Gardeners? “Biltmore Blooms” will be in flower April 1 through May 23, 2019, at the Biltmore, One Lodge Street, Asheville, North Carolina.
Biltmore’s gardens, designed by landscape architect Frederick Law …

“Enchanted Airlie” in North Carolina
November 28, 2018 – 8:33 am | Comments Off on “Enchanted Airlie” in North Carolina
“Enchanted Airlie” in North Carolina

The 14th annual “Enchanted Airlie” runs through December 22, 2018, at Airlie Gardens, 300 Airlie Road, Wilmington, North Carolina.
A New Hanover County tradition since 2005, the holiday display includes sparkling sights and festive sounds …

Art and The Bloom
January 14, 2018 – 8:24 am | Comments Off on Art and The Bloom
Art and The Bloom

Polly Kopka of Hubert, North Carolina, won Best of Show (pictured) as the Art & the Bloom exhibition wrapped up today in Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina.
The four-day event in the Blockade Runner Beach Resort showcased …

“Enchanted Airlie”
December 1, 2017 – 8:36 am | Comments Off on “Enchanted Airlie”
“Enchanted Airlie”

Lights and holiday displays make up “Enchanted Airlie“, a tradition in New Hanover County, North Carolina, since 2005 at Airlie Gardens, 300 Airlie Road, Wilmington, North Carolina.
It’s a self-guided walking tour through the …

“Chihuly at Biltmore” Set for Summer 2018
October 21, 2017 – 8:23 am | Comments Off on “Chihuly at Biltmore” Set for Summer 2018
“Chihuly at Biltmore” Set for Summer 2018

“Chihuly at Biltmore”, a new exhibition opening in 2018, will feature multi-media artist Dale Chihuly’s monumental glass sculptures set throughout areas of Biltmore House, gardens, and grounds, One Lodge Street, Asheville, North Carolina.
Chihuly’s …