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Spring has Sprung!

Spring has Sprung!

Thu, April 2, 2020 by Viki Richardson, Coordinator for Outreach Programs | in Education

Spring has sprung!

Brookgreen Gardens is filled with spring blossoms. Many of the flowers are found on trees and bushes.

Chinese Fringe tree ‘China Snow’


Snowball Viburnum

Flowering dogwood

Make your own flowering branch!

Use a marker to create a tree branch.

Then make flowers for your branch by ripping up small pieces of tissue paper, streamer paper, or coffee filters.

Scrunch up the small piece of paper to form a flower and glue it to the branch.


Use your imagination and have your Mom or Dad help you to find materials around the house to make your own flowering branch.

You could use crayons, watercolors, markers, glitter glue, or a pencil to draw your branch.

Any lightweight paper can be used to create your flowers.

Then use a craft glue to secure them to your branch.

Ask your parents to share your masterpiece on their social media with the hashtag #BrookgreenAtHomeKids!  We want to see what you create!


Open Daily from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
For their safety and the safety of our animal collection, pets are not allowed, nor can they be left in vehicles inside Brookgreen.
Service animals that have received special training to assist disabled persons are welcome. Animals whose sole function is to provide comfort or emotional support do not qualify as service animals under the ADA.


Daily General Admission Tickets for 7 consecutive days
Children 3 and under
Children 4-12
Adults 13-64
Seniors 65 & Over


1931 Brookgreen Drive

Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

Off US Highway 17 Bypass, between Murrells Inlet and Pawleys Island