Workdays

…volunteering at the CCG. Court-Ordered Community Service: Unfortunately, court-ordered community service cannot be earned at the CCG. Volunteer Groups We welcome your business, organization, class, community or service group looking…

NCBGF Officers and Directors

…University Anne has held biological and ecological research positions at the North Carolina and Brooklyn Botanical Gardens, and most recently served as VP of Environmental Services in Black & Veatch…

HT History

…to grow vegetables, and participated in projects on the garden grounds. Another recent offering took place twice a week at Learning Services, a Durham- based residential facility for people with…

Therapeutic Horticulture

About Therapeutic Horticulture Therapeutic horticulture is the purposeful use of plants and gardening to support health and wellness. At the North Carolina Botanical Garden, we have offered this unique service

William Battle Cobb

…in 1918. He spent 1919 at the Air Service Flying School at Post Field, Oklahoma, and was commissioned as a 2nd Lieutenant in the Air Service, Officers Reserve Corps. In…

Charles Ferson Durant

…hundreds of dollars. His purpose in writing it was to awaken an interest in the study of algae, to reveal the hidden beauties of Nature to eyes that are habitually…

Loan & Accession Policy

…custody and return of the specimens. Loans are made without charge or service fee; it is expected that the borrowing institution will pay the costs of return shipment. Specimens must…

Welcome, new Herbarium students!

…(Local Flora, Physician’s Garden, Plant Biology, and Writing in the Natural Sciences) to the Herbarium. Maya Stroud is a sophomore majoring in chemistry and minoring in health and society. Maya…

Spreading the Herbarium Gospel

…Herbarium curates specimens collected by renowned plant biologist George Washington Carver (ca 1865-1943). “Williston and Carver were best friends and colleagues at Tuskegee Institute in Alabama,” said Wilson. “I am…