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Dirt 'n' Details Lecture Series

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 2:00pm Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm Tuesday, June 11, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm Tuesday, August 13, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 12:00pm Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - 12:00pm

Frye Classroom, Welcome Center unless noted

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.

January 15 - Pruning with Cheney Taylor

February 12 - Beekeeping with Tom Francis of Bees by the Sea

March 12 - Peaceful Ponds with Sharon Stollenmaier

April 27 - "Deep Rooted Wisdom" by Jenks Farmer at 2 pm in the Lowcountry Center Auditorium

May 14 - Benjamin Powell with Clemson Extension will be speaking on Shore-scaping with Native Plants

June 11 - Heidi Douglas with Brown’s Ferry Daylily Gardens will show us how to propagate daylilies

July 9 -  Lucy Contreras will give us a talk on roses and how to care for them

Aug 13 - Jack Houston will share his knowledge on aquatics in water gardens

Sept 10 - John Hipkins, former head propagator at Parson's Nursery in Georgetown, will share his knowledge on plant propagation

Oct 8 - Dale Scholfield, Master Naturalist and President of the Waccamaw Audubon Society will speak about native plants that will attract birds to your garden.

Nov 12 - The 20th Anniversary of the Holiday Horticulture Exhibit with Viki Richardson, Supervisor of Horticulture Programs and Outreach.


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 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