As a botanical garden, PPG sponsors a variety of horticulture and nature based workshops through our life-long learning curriculum. Some of our educational topics include garden design, plant propagation, native plants of the Southern Appalachia, plant-based nutrition, beginner beekeeping, plein air painting and nature photography. Winter classes include: "Renovating Your Landscape" and "Creating Winter Floral Arrangements"" See our Events section for more details.
Come visit us! We are currently taking reservations for group tours including:
- garden clubs
- school field trips
- church groups
- summer camps
- civic organizations etc
. Please contact us to schedule your next excursion. We will be glad to customized your garden visit to match your needs.
Since our inception in 2014, the Piedmont Physic Garden has hosted interns from Clemson University, USC-Union, USC-Upstate, USC-Columbia Honors College, Virginia Tech and the University of Alabama. We offer an eight-week summer internship program as well as specialized semester-long internships during the academic school year. Our interns assist the Piedmont Physic Garden on specific projects in our garden such Plant Research, Database Management, Event Planning and Educational Programming