All members receive the following benefits:

  • Free Parking
  • Discounts on education programs and at our gift shop, cafe and more
  • Discounts on "Discovery Camps for Youth" and other youth programs (Student, Household and Supporting Level memberships only)
  • Special mailings: newsletter and education program information
  • Invitations to member events
  • Reciprocal privileges with nearly 300 American Horticultural Society Gardens nationwide
  • Reciprocal privileges with the North Carolina Zoo
  • Tax deductible contribution

Additional Benefits for Supporting Level Memberships

Rhododendron Membership ($125)
All Household level benefits, plus:

  • Invitation to an exhibit opening
  • A special Arboretum logo item
  • Notification of plants for sale at the Arboretum

Laurel Membership ($250)
All Rhododendron benefits, plus:

  • Arboretum Appreciation Plant...connecting our garden with yours
  • Tax information: $235 of a Laurel level membership is tax deductible.

          If you prefer for your donation to be fully tax deductible, you may decline the Arboretum Appreciation Plant

Holly Membership ($500)
All Laurel benefits, plus:

  • Luncheon with Arboretum directors
  • Tax information: $490 of a Holly level membership is tax deductible.

          If you prefer for your donation to be fully tax deductible, you may decline the Arboretum Appreciation Plant.

Reciprocal Benefits