Garden Shop Now Online!

You can now order from our Garden Shop online! From botanical t-shirts to gardening books to native wildflower seeds to crafts by local artists, you’re sure to find an awesome…

Gertrude I. Grimsley Scott

…certificate lists her name as “Gertrude Grimsley Scott” and notes that she is “widowed” and her profession as “School Teacher”. The cause of death is noted as “toxemia breast” which…

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…

Plant Sales are Back!

The garden may be closed but you can still buy great native plants from our nursery and, in doing so, help support our organization! How to Purchase Plants from NCBG…

Elizabeth Kathleen Goldie-Smith

…Nature Reserve, pers. comm. 1 November 2016. 5. “Rye Harbour.” https://sussexwildlifetrust.org.uk/visit/rye-harbour accessed on 3 November 2016. 6. Chandler, Peter. 1988. Recording Scheme, page 5. http://www.online-keys.net/sciaroidea/1981_90/Chandler_1988_recoding_scheme.pdf accessed on 3 November 2016…

Spreading the Herbarium Gospel

…Man’s Beard,” instead. It’s in the olive family! You can buy one at the Botanical Garden! I hope to have inspired at least a few acquaintances to Go Native.) Stewartia…

Rachel Milner Fell Treakle

…University to McCormick 27 October 2020. Illinois State Marriage Records. Online index. Illinois State Public Record Offices. . Ancestry.com. Illinois, Marriage Index, 1860-1920 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations,…