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Moore Farms Botanical Garden

Photography Sessions

Lake City, SC
Photo sessions at Moore Farms Botanical Garden are $50 on weekdays and $75 on weekends. The Fire Tower Center can be used for restrooms and clothing change outs if needed. Please fill in all of the below information to app... read more

CLASS: Yoga in the Garden

Lake City, SC
Come enjoy some tasty stretches, upper body and core strengtheners, plus a tranquil relaxation session to finish. These classes will take place all throughout the serene landscapes of Moore Farms Botanical Garden. Designed... read more

CLASS: Hypertufa

Lake City, SC
Let’s put on some gloves and get our hands dirty! Hypertufa pots are fun, easy and rewarding to make. These unique creations are composed of Portland cement, perlite, peat moss and water which looks like concrete, but is v... read more

Workshop: Project WET

Lake City, SC
Our Earth’s finite but renewable water resources affect the health and well-being of every person on the planet. That means we must protect, conserve and manage the water we have. Water education helps us do that. Water ed... read more

CLASS: Foraging in Your Own Backyard

Lake City, SC
Tastes have changed. When farmers see chickweed coming up in their lettuce beds, some know to check market prices. And then they weed out the lettuce. Even the smallest gardens have sought-after edible weeds like purslane,... read more

CLASS: Erin Weston's Magnolia Classes

Lake City, SC
Erin Weston is back by popular demand! Celebrate Spring featuring the beautiful southern classic, Southern Magnolia. She'll be using her exclusive Magnolia to create a "bowtie". This is a hands-on workshop so come prepared... read more

CLASS: Lost in Translation: Avoiding Bad Advice

Lake City, SC
If you are like many people these days, you have spent some time on the Internet and social media. This technology can be a great source for ideas and advice, but how do you know if it's a reliable source? It's important t... read more

EVENT: Eggstravaganza 2018

Lake City, SC
Over 8000 eggs are just waiting to be discovered at Eggstravaganza! Children will explore the garden hunting eggs and treasures along the way. One lucky child will even go home with the prized golden egg. What’s inside? Yo... read more

CLASS: Aesthetic Pruning

Lake City, SC
Join well-known aesthetic pruner Grant Foerster for a pruning class you don't want to miss. Aesthetic pruning provides a straight-forward and versatile method of addressing pruning issues that benefits all skill levels fro... read more

WORKSHOP: Aesthetic Pruning

Lake City, SC
Aesthetic pruning provides a straight-forward and versatile method of addressing pruning issues that benefits all skill levels from beginner to enthusiast to professional. Its goal is to add harmony, interest and beauty to... read more

CLASS: Contain your veggies

Lake City, SC
Craig LeHoullier is back by popular demand! If you are into vegetable gardening, trust us…you don’t want to miss his class! He’ll cover his epic tomato selections blending in new discoveries and expanding to the related cr... read more

FAMILY PROGRAM: A Day in the Veggie Patch

Lake City, SC
The last threat of frost has passed! Come get excited about growing food and getting your hands dirty helping us prepare the veggie patch for summer vegetable crop planting. Learn the basic techniques behind vegetable gard... read more

EVENT: Moore Farms Wine Stroll

Lake City, SC
Stroll through the garden with a wine glass in hand at the Moore Farms Wine Stroll, Saturday, April 1st from 3:00 to 6:00 pm at Moore Farms Botanical Garden. Ignite your taste buds with over 60 different wine selections pl... read more

CLASS: Color Silk and Indigo Workshop

Lake City, SC
Come experiment with expert Caroline Harper using simple, natural dye techniques to create beautiful sustainable color in textiles.

CLASS: Garden Art: Using Ornament to Accent your Garden

Lake City, SC
Gardening is a unique combination of art and science. Although the plants we grow in our gardens contribute to the artistry, there are many “non-plant” items that can highlight and accent our landscape. That unique garden ... read more

CLASS: Living Art

Lake City, SC
Did you know you could make exquisite décor out of plants? Well you can! Here in the garden we’ve created beautiful living art in the Fire Tower Center utilizing air plants (Tillandsia) and moss. These little beauties have... read more

CLASS: The Art of Topiary by Pearl Fryar

Lake City, SC
Come to the garden for a once in a lifetime opportunity to learn the art of topiary by renowned topiary artist Pearl Fryar. He will enlighten the class with his self-taught path of becoming a topiary artist, provide hands-... read more

FAMILY PROGRAM: Creative Paths, Mosaic Stepping Stones

Lake City, SC
We will create beautiful, decorative stepping stones for your garden or yard. You’ll learn the ins and outs of making stepping stones and all materials are provided. Feel free to bring some tokens from home to add that ext... read more

CLASS: Carnivorous Plant Bogs for your Backyard

Lake City, SC
Carnivorous bogs are some of the most fascinating and beautiful environments in our natural landscapes. Robert Davidson, MFBG native plant guru, will teach you everything you need to know about bogs and how to build a succ... read more

CLASS: Home Propagation

Lake City, SC
Learn how to make more plants from your own backyard without spending a dime. MFBG Production Coordinator, Amanda Clark, will show you everything you need to know including cutting procedures, care and tips.  A brief prese... read more

CLASS: Foodscape Revolution

Lake City, SC
Brie Arthur is back by popular demand! Guest presenter, Brie Arthur, has fine-tuned her signature design technique of Foodscaping, a landscape practice that embraces beauty and utility in its function.  Working within publ... read more

CLASS: The Camera in Your Pocket

Lake City, SC
Do you still believe that making a great photograph means you’ve got to lug 40 pounds and thousands of dollars’ worth of cameras around? Are you frustrated about missing pictures because your gear is in the closet? Do you ... read more

FAMILY PROGRAM: Gone Fishing

Lake City, SC
Bring the family to enjoy the morning together with some fishing fun! Our Fishing Pond is stocked with bluegills, bass, and more for catch-and-release fishing. We will provide one pole per child. Adults and children may al... read more

CLASS: Pollinator Celebration

Lake City, SC
Join us for a morning of positively awesome pollinators! When you hear the word "pollinator," honeybees are likely the first thing to come to mind. They are hugely important, but so are a bunch of other underappreciated cr... read more

EVENT: Films at the Farm

Lake City, SC
Join us for a brand new event at the garden! Films at the Farm is an outdoor movie night to provide summer fun for the whole family. You'll have the opportunity to stroll the garden as dusk settles in and get comfortable o... read more

CLASS: Burn Baby Burn

Lake City, SC
Did you know fire can be a good thing? Did you know some plants love it? It’s all true! There are many benefits to burning habitats that you may not realize. Come learn what’s “hot” on this subject from Robert Davidson, MF... read more

Class: Hypertufa Pots

Lake City, SC
Let’s put on some gloves and get our hands dirty! Hypertufa pots are fun, easy and rewarding to make. These unique creations are composed of Portland cement, perlite, peat moss and water which looks like concrete, but is v... read more

CLASS: Sexy Plants

Lake City, SC
What makes a plant or a garden sexy? There’s no denying gardeners lust for certain plants; there’s something quite alluring behind all of that chlorophyll.  Learn all about the attributes of sexy plants, and how to use the... read more

FAMILY PROGRAM: Pizza Party & Planters

Lake City, SC
The worlds of pizza and gardening collide in this yummy family program. Explore some of the plants that make pizza possible while building a personal pie from the dough up. Take the party home with you by creating your ver... read more

CLASS: Desert Gardens

Lake City, SC
Have you ever watched a Western or TV documentary on desert plants and thought, "Wow! I wish I could grow those!" Well, xeric desert plants are some of the easiest species to maintain, with their low water requirements and... read more

CLASS: ColorBlast

Lake City, SC
Make an unforgettable impression in your landscape with a show-stopping color display that lasts all season long. Having a beautiful garden requires an understanding of how to use plants best for continuous color and textu... read more

EVENT: 2018 MFBG Beer Fest

Lake City, SC
Cheers to the 5th annual MFBG Beer Fest from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 8th at Moore Farms Botanical Garden. VIP ticket holders get access for a sneak peek and first taste at noon, plus a pint glass and ... read more

CLASS: Small Trees for the Home Landscape

Lake City, SC
Bryce is back by popular demand! Did you know home property sizes keep getting smaller? Many of the trees we always planted now out-grow the spaces we place them in. No worries! There are many wonderful small trees that wi... read more

CLASS: Seeds to Success

Lake City, SC
Seeds, seeds galore! Want to learn some ways to get more bang out of your buck? Try collecting seed! Many plants in our landscapes are very “giving” when it comes to seed production and they’re just waiting for us to colle... read more

EVENT: Sarracenia

Lake City, SC
Join us on Saturday, October 6th from 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM to experience the garden like never before. This incredible event will take place at Moore Farms Botanical Garden, and will occur rain or shine. The tickets are $45... read more

CLASS: Aquatic Landscapes

Lake City, SC
When the heat is on these beauties put on a show! Water lilies, iris, lotus and more put on a beautiful shade of yellow, pink and purple while swaying along the grasses and reeds. When done correctly, your aquatic landscap... read more

EVENT: Bootanical Garden

Lake City, SC
The BOOtanical Garden will come alive on Saturday, October 27th! Get the whole family together and put on your best costumes for an enchanted Halloween afternoon at Moore Farms Botanical Garden. Trick-or-treating through t... read more

FAMILY PROGRAM: Bug Bungalows

Lake City, SC
Come spend the morning with us exploring the wonderful world of insects! Did you know insects have homes too? They are always working hard in the garden, so we want to make sure the helpful ones have a comfortable home. Bu... read more

CLASS: Ten Essential Herbs for the Home Farmacy

Lake City, SC
Join herbalist Pat Harpell, founder of the SC Herbal Society, for a discussion — and taste — of herbs that she keeps on hand in her herbal farmacy. You’ll learn how these herbs are used, including preparation, conditions t... read more

EVENT: Dog Daze

Lake City, SC
Come have a dog-gone good time in the garden! Bring your pooch to take a nice stroll through the garden putting you both in a “dog daze”. A photographer will be on-site to take a picture of you and your pup for only $1. De... read more

CLASS: Botanical Infused Candles

Lake City, SC
Get your home smelling fresh just in time for the holidays! Join Roberta Burns, MFBG Events and Marketing Coordinator, for a lovely morning making handmade candles. Featuring beautiful botanicals, these candles will be the... read more

CLASS: Creating All-Natural Skin Products

Lake City, SC
Over the counter lotions, deodorants, shampoos/conditioners and soaps contain a host of known toxins.  The best way to eliminate these — while saving a lot of money — is to make your own.  Simple, fun, and inexpensive, hom... read more

CLASS: Wreath Wonderland

Lake City, SC
Tis' the season to get crafty and decorate! A fresh evergreen wreath is the perfect festive touch for your home and provides a lovely, seasonal aroma. With proper care it can last for months! In this class, you’ll learn ho... read more

FAMILY PROGRAM: Holiday Craft

Lake City, SC
Decorate for the holidays by creating a garden-based craft. The craft we will be making will be posted by November 1.

CLASS: Holiday Garlands Galore!

Lake City, SC
It's greenery garlands galore! Add natural beauty to your home with handcrafted garlands by using fresh greenery such as cypress, arborvitae, magnolia and so much more. In this class, you’ll learn the steps to turn unassum... read more
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Past Events

CLASS: So you want to grow an orchid?

CLASS: So you want to grow an orchid?

Lake City, SC
"How do I take care of the beautiful orchid that was given to me?" "Will it bloom again?" "My plant's not happy." "Help, I have a black thumb!" MFBG Executive Director, Carlo Balistrieri , and Owner of Clearvue Orchid Nursery, Ed Scott, are teaming up to answer these questions and concerns and ma...
Thursday, February 22 2018 10:00 AM 2:00 PM

CLASS: Treat Your Trees

CLASS: Treat Your Trees

Lake City, SC
A tree is only as healthy as the care you give it. Proper tree care actually adds YEARS to a tree’s life! In this class Bennet will cover proper planting procedures, tree protection, watering, mulching and proper pruning techniques. This class has hands-on activities, so please bring gloves and p...
Thursday, February 8 2018 9:30 AM 12:00 PM

CLASS: Deciduous, Coniferous, Evergreens, OH MY!: Plant Selection and Sourcing

CLASS: Deciduous, Coniferous, Evergreens, OH MY!: Plant Selection and Sourcing

Lake City, SC
A tree is only as healthy as the care you give it. Proper tree care actually adds YEARS to a tree’s life! In this class Bennet will cover proper planting procedures, tree protection, watering, mulching and proper pruning techniques. This class has hands-on activities, so please bring gloves and p...
Thursday, February 1 2018 9:30 AM 12:00 PM

CLASS: Pine Cone Zinnias

CLASS: Pine Cone Zinnias

Lake City, SC
Transform your pine cones into beautiful floral creations with a few simple steps. Rebecca Turk will show you how to make these unique “flowers” and different ways to utilize them including a wreath, arrangement and ornament. She’ll also show you different tricks to make them seasonal all year lo...
Saturday, January 13 2018 9:30 AM 12:00 PM

CLASS: Holiday Wreaths

CLASS: Holiday Wreaths

Lake City, SC
Tis' the season to decorate! Add a fresh evergreen wreath to your home for the perfect festive touch this season. With proper care it can last for months! In this class, you’ll learn how to create exquisite wreaths from the unique greenery, berries and dried materials found right here at Moore Fa...
Saturday, December 16 2017 10:00 AM 2:00 PM

CLASS: Holiday Garlands

CLASS: Holiday Garlands

Lake City, SC
It’s greenery galore! Add natural beauty to your home with handcrafted garlands by using fresh greenery such as cypress, arborvitae and magnolia. In this class, you’ll learn the steps to turn unassuming branches and foliage into beautiful pieces of festive cheer. Come create a fragrant and decora...
Thursday, December 14 2017 10:00 AM 2:00 PM

FALL SERIES: TERRARIUM ORNAMENTS

FALL SERIES: TERRARIUM ORNAMENTS

Lake City, SC
Terrariums are sealed glass containers with soil, plants, and moisture where you can see the water cycle in action! Decorate for the holidays by creating small terrarium ornaments. We’ll learn about the science behind terrariums and each child will make their own terrarium ornament using natural ...
Saturday, December 9 2017 10:00 AM 11:00 AM

CLASS: Grafting Made Easy

CLASS: Grafting Made Easy

Lake City, SC
Unearth the mystery of grafting with Leanne Kenealy from Hoffman’s Nursery. Grafting allows you take part of one plant and fuse it with another to make a whole new plant. Many people think grafting is hard, but Leanne will help you realize just how simple it is! She will teach you her tips and tr...
Saturday, December 2 2017 9:30 AM 12:00 PM

Garden Open: Winter Wonderland

Garden Open: Winter Wonderland

Lake City, SC
Garden Open: Winter Wonderland  Date: Saturday, December 2, 2017 Time: 8:30 am to 3:00 pm Location: Moore Farms Botanical Garden Registration: Is free and can be completed by using the link below.  Enjoy the cool weather with a walk in the garden! The garden will be shining with beautiful be...
Saturday, December 2 2017 8:30 AM 3:00 PM

CLASS: Drying D.I.Y.

CLASS: Drying D.I.Y.

Lake City, SC
Perhaps nothing is more underappreciated than preserved botanicals. Come discover all the neat uses of dried florals and foliage. After a lively discussion, tasty lunch and brief plant walk, create a variety of take-home treats. Remember your day in the garden with a dried herbal sachet, pressed-...
Thursday, November 16 2017 9:30 AM 12:00 PM

Mailing Address

100 New Zion Road Lake City, SC 29560
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