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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.

J. C. Raulston Exhibit at D. H. Hill Library

"Plan—and Plant for a Better World" J. C. Raulston and the North Carolina State University Arboretum

When: March 18, 2016 – January 8, 2017

Where: D. H. Hill Library, Main Campus, Exhibit Gallery, First Floor, Room 1120  

Admission Information: The exhibit is free and open to the public during normal library hours.

This exhibit is one not to be missed. It celebrates the life and work of J. C. Raulston and his unique contributions to the University, his students, and the many colleagues, nursery owners, landscape designers, and gardeners who learned and benefited from his passion to “Plan–and plant for a better world.”

Events

Dec.

December

8

Thursday

7:30 pm

Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"Foraging Wild, Edible Plants (Many of Which are in Your Own Back Yard)"
Frank Hyman, Cottage Garden Landscaping


Dec.

December

9

Friday

10:00 am

Family Art Workshop
Holiday Creations


Dec.

December

13

Tuesday

9:00 am–2:00 pm

Track Out Camp
Festive Garden Creations


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JCRA Winter Symposium

"Garden Divas"

Saturday, February 18, 2017
8:00 am–12:00 pm

Just in time for Spring! Three celebrated horticulturists, Carol Reese, Pam Beck, and Stephanie Cohen, will share their love of gardening and inspire all attendees at the 2017 winter symposium.