NCBGF Officers and Directors

…of Gardenuity, a direct to consumer online gardening company. Patrick Barratt B.B.A. Marketing, Georgia State University Patrick is an avid outdoorsman and environmentalist. He lived and worked in Colorado for…

Wildflower Resource Guide

…your land? Check out the NC Pollinator Alliance’s list of seed suppliers to locate native seeds near you Learn about attracting pollinators to your farm and farmscaping to establish beneficial…

2021 Wildflower of the Year

…biting insects. Additionally, the berries are edible, and though somewhat bland and mealy when consumed raw, they can be cooked and prepared into jelly or wine. Beautyberry is very easy…

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…

John Nathaniel Couch

…of 27 master’s and 15 doctoral students. In 1927 he married Else Dorothy Ruprecht of Brooklyn. She was very talented in languages and aided both Couch and his students in…