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Coker Arboretum Tour

with Geoffrey Neal, Assistant Curator, Coker Arboretum

Date: Saturday, October 16, 2021

Time: 11:00 AM-12:00 PM

Fee: $6 ($5 Members)


Take a tour of this gem on the UNC campus with Coker Arboretum assistant curator Geoffrey Neal. This walking tour will explore the 5-acres that make up the Arboretum, allowing time for observation and discussion. Each tour differs as the gardens change through the seasons.


The tour departs from the stone gathering circle on the Cameron Avenue side of the Arboretum at 11 a.m. on the third Saturday of each month (March through November). Tours take place rain or shine. For the safety of our guests, dogs are not allowed on tours. 


Registration open through 10/15/2021 12:00 PM EST

About the Speaker

Geoffrey Neal has been working with plants for the past 25 years. He has worked in private gardens, residential landscapes and independent garden centers. He is currently serving as assistant curator at the Coker Arboretum, a 5-acre ornamental and teaching garden begun in 1903 on the UNC Chapel Hill campus and a part of NCBG since 1982. He is an ISA certified arborist and a part-time graduate student in ecology at UNC. 

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