Events for July 24, 2024 – The North Carolina Arboretum Events for July 24, 2024 – The North Carolina Arboretum

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Bugs: Outside the Box

Baker Exhibit Center

Where can you see a butterfly with a five foot wingspan, or a longhorn beetle with antennae more than twelve feet across? The answers can be found amongst the enormous sculptures on display in BUGS: Outside the Box! Open May 25 through September 8, 2024 in the Baker Exhibit Center.

Gardening on Slopes

ON-SITE | Wednesday, July 24,  10 am – 12 pm Those gardeners who don’t have to deal with slopes in Western North Carolina are a rarity. The rest of us have to manage and mitigate slopes in our landscape planning and planting. Left unattended, slopes become hazardous eyesores with ever-worsening erosion that can threaten the structures, …