Garden tour helps symphony

Published 12:00 am Thursday, May 17, 2012

The beautiful gardens at the High Rock Lake home of Don and Sandy Graham, above, will be on display during the Salisbury Symphony Guild’s ‘A Symphony of Gardens’ tour May 19-20.
Tour hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and 1-5 p.m. Sunday, rain or shine.
There are nine gardens on the tour which features a variety of landscapes — from farmland to lakeside — reflecting the horticultural diversity within Rowan County. From rose gardens to old-fashioned vegetable gardens, there will be something for everyone.
Some of the non-traditional venues for this year’s tour include a winery, a pick-your-own farm, an ornamental grass nursery.
At lunch time, you can dine al fresco at Carolina Lily with Picnic-in-a-Pot(reservations required.)
Advance tickets are $15 and cover both days.
For complete tour details visit or call 704-638-3100.