From Our State Magazine:
From the Blue Ridge Mountains to the Outer Banks, an incredible array of public gardens awaits those who are eager to celebrate springtime in North Carolina in all its colorful glory.
Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden
This outdoor oasis — deemed Carolina’s Garden for all seasons — encompasses 380 acres on the banks of Lake Wylie. It is cherished by nature lovers for its seasonal and perennial gardens, 3.2 miles of walking trails, and five-story conservatory filled to the brim with orchids and tropical plants.