Garden

EXPLORE WITH GEORGE: Southport in Bloom Garden Tour
The Southport in Bloom Garden Tour is happening this Saturday. Fri, 06/06/2014 - 12:22am
Cape Fear Crop Mob lends a hand
The volunteer group usually lends a hand to local farmers, but today they dug into one woman's backyard tomato garden. Sarah Daughtridge is famous for her heirloom tomatoes and peppers. But after facing a string of health setbacks, she says she was overwhelmed and unable to keep up her plants this year. Sun, 04/13/2014 - 10:15pm
Area’s largest, oldest garden event this weekend at Poplar Grove Plantation
Poplar Grove Plantation hosted the areas largest and longest running garden event this weekend. Folks came out to see the historic sites with their wagons in hand. Vendors and exhibits lined the walkway offering fresh displays and demonstrations. Mon, 03/31/2014 - 3:06am
Roses attract growers from the Cape Fear
Beautiful azaleas are known to grow wild and plentiful in Southeastern North Carolina. But this weekend, members of the Wilmington Cape Fear Rose Society showed off a different bloom. The Annual Rose Tour featured eleven gardens full of various roses. Gardeners say the challenge of growing roses in this area is what makes it so fun. They say these gardens are proof it can be done. Sat, 05/04/2013 - 11:59pm
Trading, rather than buying, is a new trend
New trend pulls community members together to swap goods. Thu, 07/05/2012 - 12:10pm
Bringing life to your garden with some cold weather plants
There is a chill in the air. As our mornings get colder, it is survival of the fittest in the plant world. But there are some cold weather plants that can brighten up your garden. Fri, 11/06/2009 - 8:25pm
Arboretum hosts orchid seminar
Four speakers shared information about the most common orchids available in local stores and garden centers on Saturday at the NHC Arboretum. Sun, 03/08/2009 - 2:53pm