The North Carolina Botanical Garden is a conservation garden. Our guiding mission is to inspire understanding, appreciation, and conservation of plants and to advance a sustainable relationship between people and nature.

News from the Garden

Once-in-a-generation American columbo bloom coming this spring

We’re about to witness an event that hasn’t happened at the North Carolina Botanical Garden in decades, if ever: an American columbo flowering.

Twilight Thursdays Begin April 4

Every Thursday from April 4 to June 13, we’re staying open until 7 p.m. so you can enjoy our display gardens in the evening. Our exhibit hall and Garden Shop…

This May: Carolina Moonlight Garden Party

You are invited to dress in your best floral attire and join us for the 12th annual Carolina Moonlight Garden Party on Saturday, May 18. Enjoy live music, a sponsored…

January-June 2024

Saving Our Savannas: Stories of the Longleaf Pine

This six-month series of programs and events honors the natural, cultural, and historical significance of these remarkable environments.
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