September 2018

Saturday

1

Sunday

2

Arboretum Guided Tour
Volunteer Tour Docent
2:00 pm

Monday

3

Tuesday

4

Plantsmen's Tour
"Monocot Madness"
Mark Weathington, Director
9:00 am

Plantsmen's Tour
"Monocot Madness"
Mark Weathington, Director
6:00 pm

Wednesday

5

Thursday

6

Friday

7

Saturday

8

Sunday

9

Arboretum Guided Tour
Volunteer Tour Docent
2:00 pm

Monday

10

Tuesday

11

Wednesday

12

Thursday

13

Friday

14

Saturday

15

Wild Edible Plants: Delicious and Nutritious Native and Invasive Plants
Frank Hyman, Cottage Garden Landscaping
9:00 am

Not Tonight Deer: No More Long-legged Rats in Your Garden
Frank Hyman, Cottage Garden Landscaping
1:00 pm

Sunday

16

Arboretum Guided Tour
Volunteer Tour Docent
2:00 pm

Monday

17

Outstanding Plants for the Home Landscape
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

Tuesday

18

Wednesday

19

Thursday

20

Photography Walk
"Color"
Susan Bailey, Susan Bailey Photography
2:00 pm

Friday

21

Saturday

22

Crepe Myrtle Pruning Class and Demonstration
"A Tale of Love, Murder, and Proper Pruning"
Basil Camu, Treecologist, Leaf & Limb
9:00 am

Eastern North Carolina Iris Society Beardless Iris Sale
Hosted by the Eastern North Carolina Iris Society in Cooperation with the JC Raulston Arboretum
10:00 am–12:30 pm

Sunday

23

Arboretum Guided Tour
Volunteer Tour Docent
2:00 pm

Monday

24

Gardening Adventures with Extension Master Gardener Volunteers
"Edible Landscaping"
Robin Baumgart, Wake County Extension Master Gardener
10:00 am

Outstanding Plants for the Home Landscape
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

Tuesday

25

Wednesday

26

Thursday

27

Friday

28

Saturday

29

North American Rock Garden Society (Piedmont Chapter) Lecture
Cohosted by the JC Raulston Arboretum and the Piedmont Chapter of the North American Rock Garden Society
"The Flora of Central Asia"
Vojtěch Holubec, NARGS Traveling Speaker
10:00 am

Juried Photographic Competition and Exhibition
Sponsored by the JC Raulston Arboretum and the Triangle Carolinas Nature Photographers Association
7:00 pm
Reception

Sunday

30

Arboretum Guided Tour
Volunteer Tour Docent
2:00 pm

Denotes a children's program.