The Whimsical Topiary Garden In South Carolina That Will Capture Your Imagination
Bishopville is home to two legends: one man and one myth. However, long before the Lizard Man of Scape Ore Swamp was spotted nearby in 1988, another Bishopville legend, Pearl Fryar, was well on his way to becoming a world-renowned plant whisperer and topiary artist. Today, Pearl Fryar’s Topiary Garden in South Carolina has attained world-acclaim and has been featured in publications (such as the New York Times and National Geographic) on in broadcast (news, interviews, a documentary, and more) scores of times. If you have yet to make the journey to Pearl Fryar’s garden, then now is the time to add this living work of art to your calendar, soon.
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The legendary Pearl Fryar’s Topiary Garden in South Carolina is open Tuesday – Saturday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Admission is free. Learn more on the official website, follow the Facebook page here, and go here to make a donation.
Robin Jarvis is a travel and entertainment writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She spent more than two decades living on the coast in South Carolina and currently lives in the mountains of North Carolina - although she still makes it back to see family in South Carolina quite often. When she's not working, she loves to hike, kayak, and check out new adventures. Get in touch at [email protected]
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