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June 16, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Bog Container

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Construct your own colorful and captivating bog garden in a container. Learn how to create the conditions necessary for growing these exceptional sun-loving plants and proper long-term maintenance techniques.

This program takes place in person at Mt. Cuba Center Friday, June 16, 2023.

About the Instructor:
Susan Dixon is the perennial plant buyer and department manager at Gateway Garden Center in Hockessin, DE. She has attended classes ornamental horticulture at New York Botanical Garden and is currently earning her certificate of merit at Longwood. She has a passion for wildlife and the native plants that support them.

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