Market Place is Open during Gallery of Gardens!

MBG Market Place will be open Friday, May 1 and Saturday, May 2 9am to 4pm

Add the Gardens and Market Place to your Gallery of Gardens Tour!

We will be well-stocked with plants of all kinds!  Find plants featured in the gardens on the tour.

Remember Mother’s Day is coming up! Find a plant or a book that Mom will enjoy!

First Annual MBG Yard Sale – June 26th & 27th

MBG Yard Sale!

Spring Cleaning? If you have good give-away stuff please help the Gardens put on a BIG Yard Sale the last weekend in June.

Beginning Monday, May 4th, bring it out to the Gardens! And then come back to the Gardens on Friday and Saturday, June 26th and 27th to find something to fill that clean space you just created!

Yard Sale items list Click here for a list of what we can and cannot accept for donated items. Questions? Please call us on (251) 342 0555 or email us at

Along with donations we are looking for volunteers to help:

  • Sort and price items before the sale,
  • Checkers
  • Floor workers to help customers
  • Loading
  • Holding Area Attendants

We also need newspapers (without the ad inserts), plastic grocery bags, and medium to small boxes to be used at the sale.  These items can be dropped off anytime at the MBG Office!


Amanda Wilkins, our new Collections Curator, is looking for volunteers to join her on Tuesdays and Saturdays from now to August. Mornings from 9am to 12 noon.  See details at post Join the Cavalry Crew and get MBG Growing!


Next MBG Market Place is Saturday, April 18th 2015,  9am to 11am every Saturday morning until June! So if you missed a favorite plant at the Plant Sale,  you might find it here. (Requests welcome, but we cannot guarantee availability!) We will post plant details as we get them! More details HERE

Talk & Learn: Amanda’s Horticultural Travels Thursday, April 30 at 7pm Amanda Wilkins will be taking us on a photo journey from Raleigh NC to Hawaii – talking about her experiences at 5 other Botanical Gardens. Member free, non-members $10 at the door. See more details HERE

MARK YOUR CALENDARS! The Gallery of Gardens 2015 will be May 1st and May 2nd 2015.  For details click HERE

Volunteers are needed to help at the individual gardens, and with Market Place those two days, Please call or email the office if you can help.  Earn a free ticket!


Amanda Wilkins will be working with us for the Summer


AROMI AZALEA COLLECTION 0/0- We have achieved our $20,000 target!!  The Aromi Hybrid Azaleas will be planted over the summer.  Watch out for construction soon!!

BUTTERFLY & POLLINATOR GARDEN – A Matching Funds Challenge! Help us raise the $7,500 to match our challenge grant! Nearly half way there!