Tag Archives: Paul Jones

Changes Coming to the Asiatic Arboretum

The Asiatic Arboretum at Duke Gardens is undergoing an expansion.  Charles Murphy gets a preview tour from its curator, Paul Jones and discovers some ancient secretes are there to be discovered.  Find out what is waiting for you at Duke … Continue reading

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August - In the Heat of Summer

This month we take you on a tour of the Dig It exhibit at the NC Museum of Natural Sciences and continue our tour the Asiatic Arboretum at Duke Gardens by visiting the new expansion area.  You’ll also learn how … Continue reading

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Can Moss Grow on a Rolling Stone?

DESCRIPTION Charles Murphy visits Duke Garden’s Astatic Arboretum —a collection of woody ornamental plants.  Paul Jones, the arboretum’s curator, introduces Charles to some of the arboretum’s highlights.  In this segment, they visit the moss garden. KEY POINTS An arboretum is a collection … Continue reading

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July - Summertime Fun

This month we will get to know the Live Oak tree, learn about Biochar, and how to protect our gardens using Integrated Pest Management strategies.  Also, Charles Murphy begins a series introducing us to the Asiatic Arboretum at Duke Gardens … Continue reading

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