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Dirt N' Details Lecture Series

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Frye Classroom, Welcome Center

Join us as we bring back a favorite lecture series, Dirt N' Details. Members of our horticulture staff, volunteers, as well as outside experts in the field of horticulture and gardening, will provide lectures and/or demonstrations. Bring your lunch and enjoy good information on gardening topics. \

September 18, 2018 -  Fall Plant Sale Preview by Christy Anouilh, Brookgreen’s Curator of Plant Collections. Come and see some of the plants that will be featured at our Fall Plant Sale on October 13.

October 9, 2018 - Southern Turf Grass and Perennials by Gary Forrester, Regional Senior Extension Agent with Clemson Cooperative Extension. Have you moved from another area to live in coastal South Carolina? Forrester will discuss what turf grasses grow best in our area and how to take care of it. Also, the best perennial plants that can thrive in our heat and humidity.  ***Location changed to the Wall Lowcountry Center Auditorium***

November 13, 2018 - Ben Powell, the Area Forester and Natural Resource Agent with Clemson Extension, he will be speaking on Wildlife in Your Backyard, how to attract and how to deter deer.


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.


Daily General Admission Tickets
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