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September 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Create A Captivating Fall Container

A beautiful fall container at Mt. Cuba Center.
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Usher in the cool days of autumn with a colorful assortment of plants that provide late-season interest to your garden and much-needed food for resident and migrating pollinators. Susan Dixon, Perennial Plant Buyer and Department Manager at Gateway Garden Center, discusses design principles, plant and container selection, and proper planting and maintenance tips, after which she leads you through the steps of making your own captivating autumn-themed container garden. Bring gardening gloves. (Plants and container included)

This program takes place in-person (at Mt. Cuba Center) Wednesday, September 7

About the Instructor:
Susan Dixon is the perennial plant buyer and department manager at Gateway Garden Center in Hockessin, DE. She has attended classes in 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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