Tryon Palace Explores Fall Blooms in Monthly Garden Series

NEW BERN, NC – Sept. 16, 2017

Tryon Palace and Craven County Agricultural Center will co-host “Heritage Plants of ENC & Trade Specials,” a free garden lecture in the Cullman Performance Hall at the North Carolina History Center at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 16.

The September garden series lecture features Jennifer Knight, owner of Knightscapes Enterprises, a design/build landscape firm. Knight is also a Craven County Master Gardener, consultant and member of the City of New Bern Appearance Commission.

During the garden series lecture, Knight will discuss Eastern North Carolina favorites and fall bloomers with a sneak peek of the plants available at the Tryon Palace Plant Sale. This lecture is a part of a series of monthly lectures hosted by Tryon Palace and is sponsored by the Harold H. Bate Foundation.

For more information call 252-639-3500 or visit


Upcoming events at Tryon Palace include:

September 16-17: Lanterns on the Lawn

September 19: Behind the Scenes: Tryon Palace Gardens

September 23-24: Civil War Weekend

September 26: Behind the Scenes: Costume Shop