Volunteer With Us We would love some help in the gardens during the fall! In exchange, volunteers can take home volunteer tea seedlings, seeds or flowers Sign-up by e-mail for Thursday 9am-12pm or Sunday 10am-12pm.
October 24th, 10-4 We hold our second open house of the year, "Fall Tea for All"
November 6th, 11-4 “Meet the Makers” market
Surrounded by flowering Camellias, meet the makers and check some holiday shopping off your to-do list
Tea tours Come visit the nursery or schedule a tea garden tour! In the summer, greenhouses are open Saturdays 10-4pm, and after labor day also on Sundays from 12-4, and by appointment. Tour dates listed above.
We provide custom classes for tea and garden clubs, and host school visits (ages 12 and up through college).
Examples of past events include:
Master Gardeners' seminar, Waddell Barnes Botanical Gardens, Macon, GA
Seminar, education booth and tasting (~1000 visitors), Longwood Gardens, PA, for American Camellia Society Annual Meeting
Tea talk to accompany formal English Tea, Carolina Inn, Chapel Hill, NC