Recommended Sources for Native Plants

…& shrubs Growing Wild Nursery 1455 Arthur Teague Rd. Siler City, NC 27344 919-200-2677 www.growingwildnursery.com/ Native plants Hanging Dog Valley Nursery 2600 Boiling Springs Rd Murphy, NC 28906 828-837-7921 strawn@directv.net

Eloise Wicker Knight

…(b. 1919), who earned his degree in Pharmacy from UNC-Chapel Hill in 1951. The Knights had two sons and one daughter: Alan Wicker Knight (b. 1958), Kevin Richard Knight, and…

Josiah Hale

…in drugs, medicines, French and English chemicals, patent medicines, surgical instruments, etc.” (1). Hale served as the first President of the Louisiana State Medical Society (elected in 1849), and as…

Gerald McCarthy

…high-road and byway, bog and mountain peak, ever on the look-out for floral strangers, whom they ruthlessly sacrifice to the glue-and-paper deity.” — Gerald McCarthy The University of North Carolina…

Event Venues

…for small meetings, workshops, luncheons, and breakout sessions. Both classrooms have built-in counter tops and LCD projector with screen. Two walls of windows overlook the Education Center display gardens and…

Classrooms and Meeting Spaces

…(C106 or C107) Located in Building C of the Garden’s Education Center, these classrooms are perfect for small meetings, workshops, luncheons, and breakout sessions. Both classrooms have built-in counter tops…

Abram Paschal Garber

…botanical explorer that he was. Abram Paschal Garber was born January 23, 1838, on his father’s farm in Floral Retreat, about 3 miles east of Columbia, and a short distance…

Thomas Fanning Wood

…also keeping a new drugstore that had been established by Louis B. Erambert. Wood enjoyed working in the store, where he could read and learn about drugs. When the American…