|Pollinator and perennial gardens are the topics of several gardening programs |
throughout the Triangle during June.
JC Raulston Arboretum
4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, NC.
Plantsmen's Tour: "Revel in the Roses"
Tuesday, June 2, 9 a.m. or 6 p.m.
Mark Weathington, Director
Saturday, June 6, 9 a.m.
Hosted by the Triangle Bonsai Society in Cooperation with the JC Raulston Arboretum
Saturday-Sunday, June 6-7, 11-5 p.m.
Douglas Ruhren, Ironwood Gardens and JCRA VolunteerSaturday, June 20, 9 a.m.
Bryce LaneWednesday, June 24, 7 p.m.
North Carolina Botanical Gardens
100 Old Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC.
|Plant Propagation course|
Saturday, June 6, noon- 1 p.m.
Sundays, June 7, 14, 21, 28; 1:30 – 4:30 pm
Honey Beehive Tour
Sunday, June 7, 2- 3 p.m.
Come to the Carolina Campus Community Garden (http://ncbg.unc.edu/carolina-campus-community-garden/ ) and learn about one of the world’s most fascinating insects. (Rain Date: June 27th)
Pollinator Garden Tours at Chatham Mills
Wednesdays, June 10, July 8, Aug. 12, and Sept. 9; 5:30–6:30 p.m.
Tours of Chatham County Cooperative Extension’s Pollinator Paradise Demonstration Garden will be led by Agriculture Extension Agent Debbie Roos and are FREE, open to the public, rain or shine.
An Exhibit: Fragile Flora: Rare Plants of North Carolina
Ending Sunday, June 14
Saving Our Pollinators
Thursday, June 18, 7- 8 p.m.
Join us for a special lecture celebrating National Pollinator Week and the kickoff of the “Saving Our Pollinators” exhibition.
Sizzling Cities: Native Bee Communities and Urban Heat
Thursday, June 25, noon-1 p.m.
Saturdays, Jun 27, Jul 11, 18, 25; 9:30–12:30 p.m.
Field trips and exercises provide experience in the use of identification keys and recognition of plants in a natural setting.
Sunday, June 28, 2015
Fun with Bees! Discovery Table
Plant This, Not That for Pollinators
2-3 p.m., (rain date: July 19)
The Plant Pollinator Partnership and Special Importance of Bees
BEE-hold the Humble Pollinator! Exhibit Opening Reception