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The JC Raulston Arboretum is a nationally acclaimed garden with one of the largest and most diverse collections of landscape plants adapted for landscape use in the Southeast. Plants especially adapted to Piedmont North Carolina conditions are collected and evaluated in an effort to find superior plants for use in southern landscapes.

Finley-Nottingham Rose Garden

The construction crew finished the work in the Finley-Nottingham Rose Garden and turned the garden over to the horticultural staff for bed preparation and planting.

Events

Jul.

July

7

Tuesday

9:00 am

Plantsmen's Tour
"Interns' Top Picks"
Summer 2015 Interns


Jul.

July

7

Tuesday

6:00 pm

Plantsmen's Tour
"Interns' Top Picks"
Summer 2015 Interns


Jul.

July

10

Friday

10:30 am

Garden Storytime
"Butterflies"


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Summer Solstice Family Ice Cream Party

Sunday, June 21 – 6:00 pm-8:30 pm

It's back! Celebrate the longest day of the year with your family having fun and eating ice cream in the beautiful gardens of the JC Raulston Arboretum. Enjoy NC State Howling Cow ice cream and all the toppings on the patio of the Ruby C. McSwain Education Center. Head up to the Event Lawn to enjoy oversized lawn games and fun craft activities as the day winds down. Finally, make your way up to the A. E. Finley Foundation Rooftop Garden for a wonderful sunset view.

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