J C Raulston Arboretum - Upcoming Events

Ralph Whisnant(z7b-8 NC)September 2, 2008

This year's series of every other week lectures at the JCRA in Raleigh starts this coming Thursday night at 7:30 pm (Sept 4th), with a talk by the director, Dr. Dennis Werner. A calendar of upcoming events is attached. All of these lectures are open to the public for a small fee ($5) and free to members of the Friends of the Arboretum. The free plant giveaway for members will be Oct. 11th and most people walk away with plants worth more than the cost of a membership. Membership benefits include discounts at local nurseries and restaurants.

Here is a link that might be useful: J. C. Raulston Arboretum Schedule of Upcoming Activities

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
don_licuala(10a)

Hopefully he will talk about the evils of topping-off trees, that is so prevalent up in NC.

    Bookmark   September 2, 2008 at 8:46PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
esh_ga

I looked at the link and it is nice that they mention "Coming Attractions  Highlights of September" to indicate what plants will be blooming at that time in their garden.

Really, what a great resource for those of you near the Arboretum.

    Bookmark   September 3, 2008 at 7:00AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Dwarf Tomatoes - Anyone Growing Them?
I recently acquired a copy of the excellent new book...
Ralph Whisnant
Decidious Magnolias Toast Sunday Morning?
Most decidious mags are blooming their beautiful pink...
jqpublic
Greenville South Carolina Plant Swap
Greenville Glen will be hosting a Spring Plant Swap...
tbug
Looking for orange lily
About 7 years ago I bought an orange lily from a horticulturist...
bonnie_il
Rain barrels and soaker hoses
Here I am a aqain and gonna pester y'all one more time....
jimtnc
Sponsored Products
Vacation Day Table Lamp Electric Outdoor Heater - EWTR890SP
$194.99 | Hayneedle
Daytona 71" Double Bathroom Vanity Set by Wyndham Collection - Cherry w/ Drawers
Modern Bathroom
Bird Ottoman with Full Cover
Design Within Reach
Personalized Square Coasters - Set of 50, Single Letter Monogram
$29.50 | FRONTGATE
White Sandstone Throw 60"Sq.
$199.90 | Horchow
VIG Furniture - A94 - White Leather Sectional Sofa Set - VGYIA94-HL
Great Furniture Deal
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™