UNCW garden committee creates flower garden - WECT TV6-WECT.com:News, weather & sports Wilmington, NC

UNCW garden committee creates flower garden

Posted by Debra Worley - email

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Students with the UNCW garden committee woke up early Wednesday to get their hands dirty.

The students wrote to the Cape Fear Garden Club and were given $600 grant to makeover a garden on campus.

The garden, located behind the Fisher Center, displays the names of UNCW students from the class of 2001 who contributed to the class gift.

"It's a good feeling to know people who lost loved ones came come out here and hopefully have a nice place to be," said Greg Files.

The students planted green and gold Pierres and white and gold Native Azaleas.  Landscapers at the university will maintain the garden.

©2009 WECT. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Powered by Frankly