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Feed Your Mind: Daylilies with Linda Sue Barnes

June 6 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Daylilies with Linda Sue Barnes – A Feed Your Mind Lunch & Learn Event

Date: Thursday, June 6
Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Hall, Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N. Eastern Blvd, Fayetteville

Description: Between 2019 and 2020, the up-front site of the Bettie Jernigan Daylily Garden was established under the guidance of Linda Sue and Curtis Barnes and other volunteers. Join Linda Sue at the Garden to hear about the conditions in which daylilies thrive and the best techniques for cultivating your own daylilies. Wear your walking shoes and bring a sun hat for a special Daylily Garden tour.

Audience Target: Adults interested in growing and caring for daylilies

Format: Combination of lecture and Q&A for the inside portion with a walk to and tour of the Garden’s Bettie Jernigan’s Daylily Garden

Key Topics Covered:

  • Choose the best conditions for planting your daylilies
  • Tips and techniques for helping your daylilies thrive

Presenter: Linda Sue Barnes, retired Professor of Biology at Methodist University, is a longtime gardener and loyal member of the volunteer group at the Cape Fear Botanical Garden. As a Master Gardener, she serves the garden in a plethora of capacities, including leading adult and children’s tours and tending the daylilies. Together with Garden employees and FTCC Horticulture students, Linda Sue is instrumental in creating the Daylily Garden as it exists today. She continues to encourage all people to be creative in their gardening.

Cost: $15 ($10 for Garden Members) Note: Lunch is NOT included, but you are welcome to bring your own.

 Please register in advance to secure your spot: Click Here to Register

The Feed Your Mind Lunch & Learn at the Garden Series welcomes local experts in nature, health, and other areas to share their tips and insights on a variety of topics that affect our overall well-being. Join us once a month for a rejuvenating break from your usual environment, where you can enjoy your lunch surrounded by nature, new friends, and engaging conversation.


June 6
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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Cape Fear Botanical Garden
536 N. Eastern Boulevard
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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