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Plantsmen's Tour

Note the New Date

"Agaves, Yuccas, and Other Woody Lilies"
Mark Weathington, Assistant Director and Curator of Collections

April 14, 2009 (Tuesday) – 1:00 PM–2:30 PM

The JCRA has a world class collection of hardy woody lilies growing right here in central North Carolina. We'll explore this group from our NC natives to our friends from south of the border (the Mexican border, not the border with the tacky signs) including some crazy Frankenstein hybrids.

Cost: Free.
Registration: Advance registration is not available.
Location: Tour begins at the Visitor Center at the 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 tour.

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