Natures Bounty: The Plant Wisdom of Rose Hill

At Rose Hill Plantation State Historic Site


Join us on September 1, 2024 for an enlightening program as we explore how civilizations have coexisted with and adapted to the natural world throughout history. At Rose Hill, trees, nuts, and plants were essential resources for the people who lived here, both before and after slavery. We will delve into the various uses of different plants and plant materials, uncovering how they were utilized for food, medicine, and other purposes by the inhabitants of Rose Hill. This program offers a fascinating look into the resourcefulness and ingenuity of the people who once called this place home.


  • September 1, 2024, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • What to Bring

    Comfortable clothing and shoes for walking, water, bug spray, bagged lunch.

    Event Hours


    Meeting Place

    Park Office


    $10 per participant