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Summer Community Day this Saturday July 16!!

Join us for a day of nature & fellowship this Saturday afternoon into the warm summer evening. Our friends @_mountainspring_ will be joining us to share their touching heart songs & made these beautiful green flyers! Mountain Spring Music Come bask in … Continue reading

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Pop-Up Basket-Weaving this Sunday, July 3 

We’ve got a fun assortment of public events this month, but first a pop-up workshop weaving baskets with all the wisteria that’s just been removed. Got a few hours to explore pragmatic plant uses before your cookout? Join us! Learn … Continue reading

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Community Earth Day Celebration

Fairy and Gnome house construction was a highlight of the day! Friends of the Garden Julie and Zosia Biedrzycki guided families to source abundant, regenerative, and/ or dead materials from the site to craft and decorate their structures. Unfortunately we … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Position Filled [re: Gardener Wanted!]

UPDATE: THIS POSITION HAS BEEN FILLED – THANKS FOR YOUR INTEREST. Please visit Work With Us! or Volunteering for current opportunities to work in the Garden. ———————————————————————————————————————- The Green Farmacy Garden is seeking a part-time gardener to join our team! … Continue reading

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Community Day Rescheduled

Thunderstorms tend to drop considerable debris from trees in the garden and woods. In the interest of safety and enjoyment, we’ve pushed back the Community Day planned for tomorrow to the Rain Date of October 30, due to expected afternoon … Continue reading

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Our Events are Back on Track!

After a transitional period in which we were unable to host visitors, our Events Calendar is full to brimming again for the month of October, and we’re thrilled to welcome our community back to enjoy and share the garden’s message … Continue reading

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Plant Gorgeosity

We’ve had a number of species blooming this season that have skipped a season or more, and are delighted to welcome the community back to enjoy their exuberance in a few short weeks, when we host the season’s first Community … Continue reading

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Sold Out: CICADAFEST May 22, 2021

No ticket sales at the door. The Green Farmacy Garden is hosting CICADAFEST on May 22, 2021. Two mini-tours of Dr. James Duke’s famous medicinal herb garden will be offered to attendees during event hours; local musicians will perform; and … Continue reading

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Farewell to Peggy Duke

Peggy Duke, “botanical illustrator par excellence,” peacefully found her way to the Green Garden above on April 1, 2021. Below is the beautiful obituary that her daughter Celia and friend Andrea wrote. I will deeply miss Peggy’s stories, happy hours, … Continue reading

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Ephemeral Woodland Spring Song

The native blooms of the woodland❁ The symphony of spring peepers has given way to the bellowing of wood frogs & trilling of tree frogs.🐸 The birdsong orchestra is in full sing, greeting the day in joyous revelry & gratefulness … Continue reading

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