Botany by Family

Botanical Gardens of Asheville 151 W.T. Weaver Blvd., Asheville

Ethnobiologist Marc Williams leads a botany intensive that focuses on the families of plants commonly found in southern Appalachia. The class covers the differences...

$15 – $20

Garden Walk

Botanical Gardens of Asheville 151 W.T. Weaver Blvd., Asheville

Kaita Collier leads a garden walk through the gardens with a focus on spring wildflowers, plant communities, and the various habitats found in the...

$15 – $20

Spring Plant Sale

Botanical Gardens of Asheville 151 W.T. Weaver Blvd., Asheville

The Botanical Gardens will hold a spring plant sale featuring a variety of native plants propagated by the gardens as well as many different...

Enjoying Wildlife In Your Yard and Garden

Botanical Gardens of Asheville 151 W.T. Weaver Blvd., Asheville

Steve and Kit Schmeiser present a program that will explain how to provide key elements in your garden and yard  that are friendly to...

$15 – $20

Wood ID Class

Botanical Gardens of Asheville 151 W.T. Weaver Blvd., Asheville

Native plant specialist Ron Lance presents a wood identification class that will show people how the different cell types and their configurations affect the...

$15 – $20

The Butterfly Highway

Botanical Gardens of Asheville 151 W.T. Weaver Blvd., Asheville

Pollinators like bumblebees, butterflies, and other insects are critical to North Carolina's biological diversity and agricultural economy. The North Carolina Wildlife Federation is working...

Free

The Language of Science

Botanical Gardens of Asheville 151 W.T. Weaver Blvd., Asheville

On this naturalist walk, participants will explore and demystify many facets of scientific nomenclature in a manner that is entertaining and empowering for those...

$15 – $20

The Language of Science

Botanical Gardens of Asheville 151 W.T. Weaver Blvd., Asheville

Jay Kranyik, the Botanical Gardens of Asheville manager, leads a naturalist walk through the gardens to explore and demystify many facets of scientific nomenclature...

$15 – $20

Gardening on Slopes

Botanical Gardens of Asheville 151 W.T. Weaver Blvd., Asheville

Class will review remedies for preventing and correcting eroding slopes while still enjoying them as gardens. The class will look at how to measure...

$15 – $20

Fall Plant and Rummage Sale

Botanical Gardens of Asheville 151 W.T. Weaver Blvd., Asheville

The Botanical Gardens will hold a fall plant and rummage sale featuring a wide variety of trees, shrubs, and flowers for fall planting. The...

Native Grasses

Botanical Gardens of Asheville 151 W.T. Weaver Blvd., Asheville

In this class participants will gain an appreciation for the diverse native grass flora of the Southern Appalachians with an emphasis on western North...

$15 – $20

Fall Bird Walk

Botanical Gardens of Asheville 151 W.T. Weaver Blvd., Asheville

There will be a fall bird walk led by Merrill Gilfillan, a longtime birder and writer. People will learn to recognize bird songs and...

$15 – $20

Native Conifers of WNC

Botanical Gardens of Asheville 151 W.T. Weaver Blvd., Asheville

Jason Rodrigue, a forester with the U.S. Forest Service, leads this program that looks at the unique characteristics, ecosystem niches, stressors, and current status...

$15 – $20

Botanical Gardens of Asheville Annual Meeting

Botanical Gardens of Asheville 151 W.T. Weaver Blvd., Asheville

The Botanical Gardens of Asheville annual meeting is an opportunity to learn about accomplishments and trends from the previous year as well as future...

Gardens Volunteer Information Session

Botanical Gardens of Asheville 151 W.T. Weaver Blvd., Asheville

The Botanical Gardens at Asheville is seeking people to join its visitor center and gift shop volunteer family. Those interested are invited to drop...