Daniel Boone Native Gardens
The Daniel Boone Native Gardens, located in Boone, N.C. contain an outstanding collection of native trees, shrubs, and wildflowers displayed in an informal landscape design. The many plant varieties in the gardens provide a progression of blooms throughout the growing season. No matter when you choose to visit, there will be something to see.
Opened in 1963, the mission of the gardens is to protect and conserve plants in addition to educating visitors about native plants of North Carolina. The gardens focus on wildflowers, ferns and trees. The Daniel Boone Native Gardens is a volunteer organization, and is located at 651 Horn in the West Drive, Boone, N.C.
Open from May to October. Suggested donation is $2 for adults and free for children under 16.