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Friends of the Arboretum Lecture

"Garden Gems from Mars – The Wild, Wacky World of Gardening with Hardy Aroids"
Tony Avent, Plant Delights Nursery at Juniper Level Botanic Garden

April 3, 2008 (Thursday) – 7:30 PM–9:00 PM

We'll explore the plants you'll never find at a respectable garden center from Amorophophallus through Colocasia and ending with Synandrospadix. This program is rated R...children under 17 must be accompanied by an adult.

Cost: Free for Friends of the JC Raulston Arboretum members, NC State University students (with ID), and Department of Horticultural Science faculty and staff, all others $5.00.
Registration: Advance registration is not available.
Location: Ruby C. McSwain Education Center, JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University, 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Directions: Need directions? Click here.
Parking: Free parking is available at the JC Raulston Arboretum and along Beryl Road.
Questions: Please call (919) 513-7005 for more information about this lecture.

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