JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University, at 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, aims to introduce, display, and promote plants that diversify the American landscape, as well as educate visitors and provide a living laboratory for research.
The Arboretum is free to visit. Its hours are Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The Arboretum hosts many events and activities. Some are free and some have a cost associated with them. The cost for many events is low, $5, and free for Arboretum members. You can see all of the events on the calendar.
Magnificent Mums — The Queen of Fall Flowers
Friday, November 4th, 2022
12 to 4:30 p.m.
Join the Central Carolina Chrysanthemum Society for a FREE flower show at the JC Raulston Arboretum featuring an expansive display of exhibition-style, heirloom chrysanthemums, all grown by members of the Chrysanthemum Society.
These are definitely not your average grocery store mums! The unusual forms, variety of colors and enormous size of the blooms are sure to surprise you. If you’ve never seen the 13 different classes of chrysanthemums, treat yourself to an afternoon of wonder!
The flower show takes place at Ruby C. McSwain Education Center at JC Raulston Arboretum.