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October 22, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm


Fall Gardening Saturday

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Spend an autumn day at Mt. Cuba and leave with the tricks you need to build a successful garden from the ground up. From soil to wildlife, Mt. Cuba’s experts share sustainable ideas for outdoor areas. Register for the whole day or individual sessions.

This program takes place in-person (at Mt. Cuba Center) Saturday, October 22, 2022.

Perennials for Late-Season Interest | 9-10 am

Get the “Dirt” on Soil | 10:30-11:30 am

Helping Wildlife Through the Winter | 12:30-1:30 pm

Must-Have Native Shrubs for Autumn Color | 2-3 pm

Native Trees for Autumn Color | 3:30-4:30 pm

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