Sunday, July 6, 2014
Airlie Gardens, located in Wilmington, North Carolina, was founded in 1901 and covers 67 acres. There is a Spring Garden which features azaleas in the spring, a Camellia Garden, which features camellias in the fall, and a Rain Garden which features magnolias in the summer. There are also beautiful statues and fountains on the grounds. One thing you won't want to miss, is a giant 467 year old oak tree, lovingly named, "Airlie Oak."
The garden is open March through December, daily from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Admission for adults is $9.00. Admission for children is $3.00.