Competition Gardening – Let the Judging Begin!

Everyone appreciates the beauty of nature, and as gardener's we are especially proud and excited as the gems in our garden begin to display their glory and grandeur. During the first weekend of our Spring Open Nursery and Garden Days, April 28-30, Plant Delights Nursery is excited to host "Rainbows in the Garden", an accredited iris show, presented by the Eastern NC Chapter of The American Iris Society. This accredited show is being held and judged under the rules and regulations of The American Iris Society. The show is free to the public and entry submissions are open to all. Entries must be a named variety of tall, intermediate or dwarf bearded iris, Siberian, Louisiana, or other beardless iris. All rules and regulations can be found here Entries will be received from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. on Friday, April 28, 2017 at Plant Delights Nursery, 9241 Sauls Rd., Raleigh, NC 27603. Judging begins at 10:30 a.m. and the show opens to the public at noon. The exhibit will remain Read more [...]

Plant Delights Nursery/Juniper Level Botanic Gardens Open Nursery and Gardens

  Tomorrow begins our long-awaited Spring Open Nursery and Garden!  The gardens have never looked better, so we hope you'll join us to celebrate all things plants.  Here are two photos from the gardens today...one from the newly opened sunny section. While you are here, you can shop our greenhouses filled with perennial plant treasures. You can find the hours and directions on our website.  We hope to see you one of the next two weekends!     Read more [...]