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Chip Callaway


Chip Callaway has given much of his time and creative talent to Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden from its inception; and, we want to honor this extraordinary man for his generosity and commitment to the Garden and the horticultural world as a whole.

Chip is the President and CEO of Callaway Associates, which performs garden restorations, and landscape designs. He is a Master of Landscape Architecture who has been involved with historic garden restorations all over the East Coast.

Callaway is also involved with symposiums, has sat on numerous garden boards, and has been featured in magazines such as Southern Living and the Washington Post.

2017 Chip Callaway Lecture Series . . .

  • "Gingko:  The Tree that Time Forgot" by Sir Pewter R. Crane

Please help us thank our Chip Callaway Lecture Sponsors

Callaway and Associates Piedmont Carolina Nursery Parks Chevrolet

Chip Callaway Lecture Series


"Nativars: Good, Bad, or Just Beautiful?" by Travis Beck, Director of Horticulture, Mt. Cuba Center

Location: Ballroom | Date: 3/2/2018 | 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Join us at the Garden on Friday, March 2, 2018, 12:00 pm for "Nativars: Good, Bad, or Just Beautiful?" by Travis Beck.
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"Slow Gardening, North Carolina Style" - Gardening for all Senses, all Seasons by Felder Rushing

Location: Ballroom | Date: 3/22/2018 | 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Slow gardening isn't lazy or passive - it actually involves doing more stuff, carefully selected to be productive without senseless, repetitive chores.
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Upcoming Lectures


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Continuing Education


Join our Garden Staff and guest lecturers as they share their knowledge and learn how to garden like a pro.  We offer Lunch and Learn lectures during September, October, November, March, April and May.  Our Summer Thursday Lectures are offered during the evening in June, July and August.  Visit our News and Events Page for more information.

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School & Youth Programs


The Garden offers a variety of school and youth programs throughout the year. We also offer a field trip program that meets the North Carolina curriculum science requirements.

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