The plant collection of the Botanical Gardens at Asheville is represented by over 600 species that are native to the Southern Appalachians. These include many species of trees, shrubs, wildflowers, vines, grasses and sedges. Habitats vary from the sunny and dry to the shaded and wet, allowing many suitable niches for a wide variety of plants. The Gardens is refuge to over 50 species that are considered uncommon, rare or endangered on a regional, state or federal level. Such species include Oconee Bells (Shortia galacifolia), Swamp Pink (Helonias bullata), Broad-leaved Coreopsis (Coreopsis latifolia), French Broad Heartleaf (Hexastylis rhombiformis) and Pale Yellow Trillium (Trillium discolor).
Thursday, Oct 22, 2020 at 6:00pm
YouTube event, link will be sent on the day of the event
Tuesday, Nov 10, 2020 at 12:00pm Eastern Time
Zoom Event (link will be sent upon completion of registration)
Wednesday, Oct 21, 2020 at 5:30pm Eastern Time
Streaming online via One Day University