Spartanburg Community College central campusThis year's Arboretum Adventures and SCC’s Horticulture Department welcomes Adrienne and Jon Roethling, two dynamic horticulturists from North Carolina. Adrienne Roethling is the curator at the Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden in Kernersville, NC and her husband, Jon is the curator of the Mariana H. Qubein Arboretum & Botanical Gardens at High Point University (High Point, NC). Their presentation Down the Garden Path: A Shared Journey of Horticultural Excess will highlight their experiences in some of the region’s finest plant collections.
There is also a morning component for our horticulture students and event sponsors called Cultivating Conversations. This year’s program is New Plants and Trends in the Industry, with speaker Rick Crowder from Hawksridge Farms.
The presentation will be followed by a delicious casual dinner and conversation.
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Have you discovered one of the best kept secrets in Spartanburg - The SCC Arboretum? SCC's central campus (I-85 and New Cut Road) in Spartanburg is one of five recognized arboretums in our county. The SCC Arboretum's mission is to provide an ongoing display of unique gardens, trees and plants, and horticulture environment that is used for educating former, current and future horticulture students as well as the regional horticulture industry and community members to the diversity of hardy plants for our Piedmont region and southeast.
Horticulture Gardens Cabeanna Gardena George & Sissy Stone International Peace Garden Sally Barre James Plant Zoo Xeric Garden
Horticulture Gardens Cabeanna Gardena
George & Sissy Stone International Peace Garden
Sally Barre James Plant Zoo
Support the SCC Arboretum by purchasing a t-shirt featuring the arboretum graphic (shown on page) by SCC Arboretum Director Kevin Parris (via PayPal)
Phone: (864) 592-4271