Located on 450 acres along the banks of Lake Wylie on Hwy. 279
Greenhouses and two outdoor gardens provide year-round interest. Highlights include:
This 10-acre non-profit nature preserve (Next to UNCA) is dedicated to preserving and displaying the native flora of the Southern Appalachians. Open daily dawn to dusk. Free;
One of the largest natural botanical gardens in the Southeast consists of display gardens featuring native plants, herbs, natural habitats, children'
The garden includes 79 acres overlooking the Cross Creek & Cape Fear River with flowers, plants, trails, amphitheater, gazebo, 1800s farmhouse and tobacco barn. Rental facilities available. <