Loading Events

Event Calendar

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Native Plant Symposium

February 6, 8:45 am - 3:30 pm

Native Plant Symposium

$65 General Admission, $58.50 Members



Growing and protecting native plants are important for many reasons: they celebrate our state and region, they are well suited to our region’s growing conditions, and they are the foundation of the complex ecosystem that supports insects, birds, reptiles, amphibians, and mammals. Native plants can be tough, beautiful garden plants for your home landscape as well as delicate harbingers of the changing season. Join us this year as we explore the lightly forested landscapes called woodlands where sunlight is relatively plentiful, soil moisture is low, and plant diversity is high. Learn about the plants that thrive in woodlands (and woodland gardens) and the efforts to protect and restore these disappearing habitats.


Download an agenda



February 6
8:45 am - 3:30 pm
Event Categories:


Garden Club of Georgia Terrace Room
State Botanical Garden of Georgia Athens, GA 30605 United States + Google Map


Botanical Garden Education Department: Adult Programs

Upcoming Events

Tue 20

Natural Colors “Plants that Dye” Ramble

August 20, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Tue 20

August Sunflower Concert Austin Darnell

August 20, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thu 22

Nature Ramblers

August 22, 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Thu 22

Garden Earth Explorers

August 22, 10:15 am - 11:00 am
Fri 23

Great Georgia Pollinator Census

August 23 - August 24