Gardens & Gardening

Oakdale Cemetary

Always on Sunday: Visiting Oakdale Cemetery

Designed as a park to encourage visitation, Wilmington’s Oakdale Cemetery was the first cemetery in North Carolina to be part of a national Rural Garden Cemetery Movement, a place for family to celebrate the living as well as the dead.
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goji-berry

Goji Plants

Check out this plant in gardening centers this spring.
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This Month’s Gardening Advice: March 2013

Tips from master gardener Toby Bost on how to create and keep a beautiful garden.
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Buckeye

Buckeye: A Good Luck Charm

Several species grow across the state and produce a familiar little charm.
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Janet Manning Corneille Bryan Native Garden at Lake Junaluska

Natural Haven

Inside the spiritual retreat of Lake Junaluska, Appalachia’s most threatened plant species find a place of refuge.
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Margo MacIntyre Coker Arboretum

From This Seat

Inside Coker Arboretum in Chapel Hill, you can observe native plants sharing soil with plants from around the world.
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Virginia Creeper

Virginia Creeper

One, two, three, four, five — allow this plant to thrive.
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Winter Beauty in the Landscape

If you know a few tricks, winter gardens can be just as exciting as a garden full of tulips.
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15 Tips for a Beautiful Garden

Don’t miss Toby’s tips and advice on maintaining your garden.
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raised bed garden

Raised-Bed Gardens Increase Yields

Start planning or building your raised beds now to enjoy this planting season.
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