Class on Invasive Plants at Mt. Cuba Center

Date: April 20, 2018

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location: 3120 Barley Mill Road, Hockessin, DE, USA

Plant This – Not That
with Nancy Bell
Section A: Friday, April 20, 2018: 10 am – 12 pm; $30
Section B: Thursday, May 3, 2018: 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm; $30

Many non-native plants once considered tame garden dwellers have escaped cultivation and become invasive. These plants often out-compete native species for necessary resources and do not provide a diverse ecosystem for insects, birds, and microorganisms. Learn trees, shrubs, perennials, and groundcovers that can substitute for invasive plants, meet your landscaping needs, and put your garden to work for wildlife.

Nancy Bell is the Education and Garden Coach Coordinator at Gateway Garden Center in Hockessin, DE. She has Certificates of Merit in Ornamental Horticulture and Landscape Design from Longwood Gardens and currently hosts The Garden Clinic, a radio call-in talk show, on Saturdays in the spring and fall. She is also a frequent guest on NBC’s “The 10! Show” in Philadelphia.

Register online:
Section A: https://education.mtcubacenter.org/wconnect/CourseStatus.awp?&course=182CON102A
Section B: https://education.mtcubacenter.org/wconnect/CourseStatus.awp?&course=182CON102B

Mt. Cuba Center
3120 Barley Mill Road
Hockessin, DE 19707
302-239-4244
https://mtcubacenter.org/

 

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