Lectures

Learn from noted horticulturists and top industry professionals in our popular JCRA lectures. From new plant introductions, green industry trends, and exotic exploration trips in search of new plants, we cover a variety of timely, cutting edge topics that appeal to both home and professional gardeners.

Along with specially scheduled lectures, our monthly Friends of the Arboretum Lecture series covers the entire spectrum of horticulture. FOA Lectures are free for members and $5.00 for guests.

Upcoming Lectures

Aug.

28

Mon.

10:00 am

Gardening Adventures with Extension Master Gardener Volunteers
"Therapeutic Horticulture"
Rieppe Hendrick, Wake County Extension Master Gardener


Sep.

14

Thu.

7:30 pm

Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"Green Infrastructure: Why Horticulture Is the Key to Cities of the Future and Where You Fit In"
Debbie Hamrick, Director Specialty Crops, North Carolina Farm Bureau


Sep.

16

Sat.

10:00 am

North American Rock Garden Society (Piedmont Chapter) Lecture
"Clematis and Other Vines for the Garden"
Adrienne Roethling, Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden


Check the calendar for additional upcoming lecture topics and dates.

There are no lectures scheduled at this time. Please check back soon for an updated listing.