Elizabeth Kathleen Goldie-Smith

…Goldie-Smith, who usually signed her labels as “E.K.G.S.” Our fungal collection is being cataloged into the searchable on-line database, www.mycoportal.org As we continue to catalog our fungi it is probable…

Effie Boon

…Death Index, 1940-1997 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000. Accessed on 2 December 2020. 8. “Effie Boon (1894-1988)”. Find A Grave memorial # 205962861. https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/205962861/effie-boon . Accessed…

Luther Stanford Beard

…Beard (1914- 1944 ; died in France) and Houston Wendell Beard (1917- 1943; died in Italy). Other siblings included Bradwell McCrackan Beard (1915-1990), Edith Pamela Beard (1917- 1960), Edna Ruth…

Allen Hierome Curtiss

…Curtiss, Allen’s father, moved the family to Virginia ca. 1861. On December 29, 1865 he purchased 344 acres of land near Liberty, which later became known as Bedford. Gaston Curtiss…

Lawson Edwin Yocum

…Iowa State University) – Master of Science in 1920, followed by Ph.D. in plant physiology in 1924.5 The title of his doctoral dissertation was “The translocation of the food materials…

Ellsworth Bethel

…Colorado, County Marriages and State Indexes, 18622006 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016. Original data: Marriage Records. Colorado Marriages. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, UT. 8. Cockerell, T….

Therapeutic Horticulture

…to announce that the hybrid Certificate in Therapeutic Horticulture program will resume operation in September of 2022 after being on hold during the pandemic. We have also developed an online

Spring Native Plant Sale on May 7

By Angelica Edwards, NCBG Communications Intern The annual Spring Native Plant Sale will return to the North Carolina Botanical Garden on Saturday, May 7 from 10:30 a.m.- 4 p.m. Visitors…

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…

Up Now: Sculpture in the Garden

…$5), and all ages are welcome. Most sculptures are available for purchase, and a portion of proceeds benefits the North Carolina Botanical Garden. As Sculpture in the Garden is entirely…