Area Gardening Events

September 10 & 11, 2017 – Fall Board Meeting of Garden Club of North Carolina: Cary, NC. Embassy Suites. All club members are invited. Garden Club presidents are members of the Board of Directors.

September 7 through October 29 – Chinese Lantern Festival at Daniel Stowe Gardens: Open to the public from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday evenings. (

September 12, 2017 – Herb Guild program at Council house at 7:00 PM “Herb Gardening: For Table and Butterflies” presented by Pike Nursery. All Council members are invited, fee for non-members.

September 16, 2017 – Iris Society Sale: Charlotte Council of Garden Clubs House from 10:30 to 2:30. The sale will include rhizomes from the Species, Louisiana, Siberian, Spuria, Japanese and Pseudata groups of beardless irises. Mini classes on the various groups will be given throughout the sale. For additional information please call 704-542-3812.

October 7th or 21st, 2017 – Plant and Garage Sale: Charlotte Council of Garden Clubs House from 8:00 to 1:00.

Associate Club – Charlotte Iris Society event:

Annual Bearded Iris Sale

Saturday, July 15, 2017, 8  a.m. to 1 p.m.

at the Charlotte Regional Farmers Market,

1801 Yorkmont Rd (off Billy Graham Parkway),

Charlotte NC 28201

Demos will be available showing proper planting technique

at 9, 10 and 11 a.m.

The sale will have a large collection of rebloomers from Winterberry Gardens in Northern VA.