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Garden Room Tour–Viewsite

Southern Highlands Reserve 558 Summit Ridge Road, Lake Toxaway, NC, United States

Join us at the Viewsite as we close our 2019 visitors’ season with a Garden Room Tour! These tours offer a new way to experience the Reserve similar to Visitors’ Days, but focusing on a particular area that is in its peak. This is the perfect opportunity for garden lovers who have less time or […]

$15

Visitors’ Day

Southern Highlands Reserve 558 Summit Ridge Road, Lake Toxaway, NC, United States

Visitors’ Days are held the first Tuesday of each month, April – October. Visitors’ Days provide the perfect outing for backyard gardeners, plant enthusiasts or professionals in the fields of horticulture, design and ecology. Visitors’ Days are best suited for first-time guests to SHR and are led by a Garden Tour Docent. Tours begin promptly […]

$25

Azalea Propagation Workshop

Southern Highlands Reserve 558 Summit Ridge Road, Lake Toxaway, NC, United States

If you can’t get enough of native azaleas, join SHR horticulture experts and learn how to propagate your own…just in time for the coming harvesting season! The workshop will begin promptly at 10 am and will last one hour. Please arrive after 9:45 for check-in. Directions provided will give you an idea of approximate drive […]

$45

Visitors’ Day

Southern Highlands Reserve 558 Summit Ridge Road, Lake Toxaway, NC, United States

Visitors’ Days are held the first Tuesday of each month, April – October. Visitors’ Days provide the perfect outing for backyard gardeners, plant enthusiasts or professionals in the fields of horticulture, design and ecology. Visitors’ Days are best suited for first-time guests to SHR and are led by a Garden Tour Docent. Tours begin promptly […]

$25

2019 Native Plant Sale

Southern Highlands Reserve 558 Summit Ridge Road, Lake Toxaway, NC, United States

Our annual Native Plant Sale is coming up just around the corner! Join us on August 23 and bring home a few of the native plants featured in the gardens of Southern Highlands Reserve. We will have available many of the azaleas and other shrubs you have seen at the Reserve for sale in either […]

Free

Floral Design Workshop with Kirk Moore of Oakleaf Flower & Garden

Southern Highlands Reserve 558 Summit Ridge Road, Lake Toxaway, NC, United States

Learn tips and tricks of working with botanicals available to you from garden designer and historian Kirk Moore of Oakleaf Flower & Garden in Highlands, NC and Atlanta, GA! No matter what’s blooming in your yard, you will understand how to make the best selections and bring them together through harmony, proportion, scale and rhythm […]

$75

Floral Design with Kirk Moore of Oakleaf Flower & Garden

Southern Highlands Reserve 558 Summit Ridge Road, Lake Toxaway, NC, United States

Learn tips and tricks of working with botanicals available to you from garden designer and historian Kirk Moore of Oakleaf Flower & Garden in Highlands, NC and Atlanta, GA! No matter what’s blooming in your yard, you will understand how to make the best selections and bring them together through harmony, proportion, scale and rhythm […]

$75

Wildflower Labyrinth Sip & Stroll

Southern Highlands Reserve 558 Summit Ridge Road, Lake Toxaway, NC, United States

Please join us to celebrate the season in the Wildflower Labyrinth at its peak with botanical cocktails, wine and hors d’oeuvres prepared by Asheville chef Brekken Casey. $125 per person

$125

Wildflower Labyrinth Tour

Southern Highlands Reserve 558 Summit Ridge Road, Lake Toxaway, NC, United States

Come experience the highlights of the season through our Garden Room Tours! These tours offer a new way to experience the Reserve similar to Visitors’ Days, but focusing on a particular area that is in its peak. This is the perfect opportunity for garden lovers who have less time or are not able to walk […]

$15
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Visitors’ Day

Southern Highlands Reserve 558 Summit Ridge Road, Lake Toxaway, NC, United States

Visitors’ Days are held the first Tuesday of each month, April – October. Visitors’ Days provide the perfect outing for backyard gardeners, plant enthusiasts or professionals in the fields of horticulture, design and ecology. Visitors’ Days are best suited for first-time guests to SHR and are led by a Garden Tour Docent. Tours begin promptly […]

$25

Check hours of operation before visiting a business. Be prepared with water, food, and first-aid supplies when exploring outdoors.