Virtual Meeting Backgrounds

By Renee Deinken | April 23, 2020


Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden Closed through March 31

By Debra Plosky | March 16, 2020

Out of an abundance of caution and concern for our guests, staff and volunteers and in accordance with the direction of Gov. Roy Cooper and the Center for Disease Control,…

Coronavirus Disease 2020 (COVID-19)

By Debra Plosky | March 12, 2020

Update: May 8, 2020 — Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden remains closed, but now that the State of North Carolina has begun its phased reopening plan we can develop ours. Gov.…

Chinese Lantern Festival Tickets On Sale Now for Fall 2020

By Debra Plosky | March 1, 2020

Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden to host festival of hundreds of all new lanterns Aug. 28 – Oct. 18 BELMONT, N.C. – Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden invites guests to explore Asian culture…

March Horticulture Tip: Spring Preparations

By Debra Plosky | February 29, 2020

By Derron Schronce, DSBG Horticulture Staff Member March heralds the beginning of spring, a bridge month when the landscape is awakening. A sort of guessing game takes place in the garden…

Container Gardening: Vessels with Variety

By Debra Plosky | February 29, 2020

By Derron Schronce, DSBG Horticulture Staff Member Pots and containers these days range from standard garden terra cotta to glazed, metal, hypertufa, stone, ceramic, and come in a myriad of colors,…

February Plant Tip: Prune, Prep & Plan

By Debra Plosky | January 25, 2020

By Derron Schronce, DSBG Horticulturist February can be a challenging month for the gardener…We don’t know what kind of weather to expect, we are anxious and eager for those first signs…

December Landscaping Tip: Winter Pruning

By Debra Plosky | January 1, 2020

By Emily Reed, DSBG Horticulturist You’ll notice many herbaceous perennials have faded during the fall, and are ready to be pruned back for the winter. Hardy bananas, ginger, and cannas have…

Holidays at the Garden: A Mile of a Million Lights Opens Nov. 29

By Debra Plosky | November 1, 2019

Guests enjoy new displays, Stickwork sculpture, visits with Santa and Mrs. Claus and more BELMONT, N.C. – Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden’s annualHolidays at the Garden returns with a shimmering Mile of a…

Planting Trees & Shrubs in November

By Debra Plosky | October 25, 2019

By Emily Reed, DSBG Horticulturist In zone 7b/8a, November is a great time to plant woody tees and shrubs. As deciduous perennial woody plants are starting to lose their leaves,…