Iredell County Cooperative Extension's Demonstration Garden was designed and created by dedicated Master Gardener Volunteers. The principle of "learn by doing" guides the garden, which is used as an outdoor classroom.
The Demonstration Garden is themed "Master Gardeners Celebrate the Circle of Life by: Teaching, Learning, Sowing, Reaping, Exercising and Enjoying".
The garden features are designed to exhibit specific gardening skills and interests:
- Vegetable garden
- Small home orchard
- Children's garden
- Xeriscape garden
- Herb garden
- Illustration of various composting methods
- Perennial garden
- Butterfly garden
- Native Plant Garden
- Plant identification labeling
- Water feature