Come see these amazing life-size topiaries for yourself….truly incredible!
All Month Long on the Square in Uptown Greenwood!
Printable 2016 Schedule of Events.
In partnership with
Topiaries, Maintenance and Landscaping provided by: City of Greenwood & City Public Works Department
Special Thanks: Without the dedication and effort of many people, the topiaries would not exist. Our heartfelt thanks go to Billy Allen, Director – City of Greenwood Public Works and Staff: Chase Rushton, TJ Richey, Michael Smith, Joey Jamros, Buddy Hastings, Willie Graham, Clay Stevenson, Erek Leary, Jerry Walker | City of Greenwood Greenhouse Staff: Ann Barklow, Renea Sprowl, Gene Yarochowicz, Clint Price, and Tracy Anderson | Greenwood County | Lakelands Master Gardeners and our local school districts. A very special thank you goes to Topiary artist, Nancy Collin, for her artistic talents and volunteer labor with the topiaries for 2015. And a special thank you goes to all the fabulous volunteers who donated hours of their time to painstakingly create these masterpieces one plant at a time.
As you begin your topiary tour, make sure you search for these creations:
Please do not climb on the topiaries or sit children on them. We greatly appreciate your cooperation in keeping our topiaries beautiful and in good condition for everyone to enjoy.
Signature Topiary Display – Text & Learn
While touring, text the number on the sign by each topiary to learn more about the specific plants used and how each one was created.
|Name||LOCATION||SPONSORED BY||CREATED BY|
|1||“Gertie” the Giraffe||Corner of Maxwell/Edgefield||Capsugel||Originally by Nancy and Everett Collin|
|“Gidget” the Baby Giraffe||Corner of Maxwell/Edgefield||Capsugel||Originally by Nancy Collin|
|2||“Stennolissa”the Dolphin||Federal Building Courtyard Water Feature||Buck Stove, Pool & Spa|
|“Ali” the Alligator||Federal Building Courtyard Water Feature||Greenwood Family Dentistry||Pinecrest Elementary School|
|“Pink Princess” the Frog||Federal Building Courtyard Water Feature||Carolina Health Centers||Mathews Elementary School|
|“Ali’s Banana Boy”the Hanging Monkey||Federal Building Courtyard Water Feature||Town & Country Construction of SC, Inc||Mathews Elementary School|
|“Coco” the Funky Monkey||Federal Building Courtyard Water Feature||David A. Crotts and Associates||Mathews Elementary School|
|3||“Ari” the Lion||Floral Case||Commissioners of Public Works||Cambridge Academy School|
|“Jibari” (Courage) the Lion Cub||Floral Case||Cox Acccounting Solutions, LLC||Pinecrest Elementary School’s Junior Master Gardeners|
|4||“Bubbles” the Sea Horse||H.H. Turner Jewelers||Citizens Trust Company||Greenwood Family YMCA|
|5||“King Kong” the Gorilla||307 Main Street||Greenwood Family Dentistry||Northside Middle School|
|6||the Dabbling Ducks||324 Main Street||Manley Garvin, LLC||Hodges Elementary School and Merrywood Elementary School|
|7||“Sunny & Ray” the Turtles||324 Main Street||Park Sterling Bank|
|“Milkshake” the Cow||K-Beauty Supply||Chick-fil-A of Greenwood||Westview Middle School|
|“Lily” the Mermaid||Howard’s on Main Water Feature||Piedmont Plastic Surgery|
|8||“Gloria” the Swan||Mike Reeder & Associates||Woodfields Elementary School|
|“Flora” the Flamingo||Harris Carpets Flooring America||Lakeview Elementary School|
|9||“Smile” the Photo-op||Greenspace corner of Oak and Main St.||Ballentine Ford Toyota Scion Lincoln|
|10||“Jeep Wrangler”||Corner Parking Lot near Memorial||Quality Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, and Kia of Greenwood||Lakelands Master Gardeners|
|11||“Bringing Light to Life” the Pavilion||Fountain Uptown||VELUX||VELUX Employees|
|12||“Baron” the Stately Horse||Greenwood County Library||Friends of the Greenwood County Library|
|13||“Bearcat” the Lander Mascot||Corner of Countybank & Court Ave||Lander University||Lander Alumni|
|14||“GRRRRR KASASA” the Tiger||Countybank Plaza||Countybank|
|15||“Harley” the Labrador Retriever||T.W. Boons||Harley Funeral Home and Crematory|
|16||“Milak” (The Big One) the Mama Elephant||Plaza at 323 Main Street||Gary Russ Chevrolet, Cadillac, Inc|
|“Horton”the Baby Elephant||Plaza at 323 Main Street||Ouzts-Tinney Chiropractic & Spinal Rehabilitation|
|“Quicksnapp” the Camera||Plaza at 323 Main Street||FUJIFILM Manufacturing USA, Inc|
|“Gamecock” the USC Mascot||Plaza at 323 Main Street||Greenwood County Gamecock Club||USC Alumni & Friends|
|17||“Dino Dude” the T-Rex||Rauch Wise Law Firm||Piedmont Family Dentistry||Rice Elementary School|
|18||“Sweet Caroline” the Buttterfly||312 Main Street||The Greenwood Chamber of Commerce||Nancy Collin & Springfield Elementary School|
|19||“Barbie-Q” the Pig||Howard’s on Main||Carolina Pride|