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

This May, we witnessed an event that had never happened at the North Carolina Botanical Garden: 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…

Available Now: FloraQuest: Carolinas & Georgia App

Since last year’s release of FloraQuest: Northern Tier, Alan Weakley and the Southeastern Flora Team have been hard at work to bring you FloraQuest: Carolinas & Georgia. This is the…

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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