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May 15 @ 9:30 am - 2:00 pm


Shade Gardening Saturday (Online) Package

Shade Gardening Saturday Package

This program takes place online Saturday, May 15

Nearly every gardener has experienced the problem of too much shade, leaving them wondering: what can I grow here? These classes address those challenges: from identifying the degree of shade you have to selecting the best plants for those conditions. Discover how to turn a shaded garden into a lovely sanctuary that will only increase in beauty year after year.

About the Instructors:
Nancy Bell is the Education and Garden Coach Coordinator at Gateway Garden Center in Hockessin. She has Certificates of Merit in Ornamental Horticulture and Landscape Design from Longwood Gardens and is a Delaware Certified Nursery Professional.

Leah Brooks is Mt. Cuba Center’s Public Programs Assistant. She is a University of Delaware graduate with dual bachelor’s degrees in Environmental Science and Wildlife Ecology. Her passion is sharing the joy of nature and native gardening with others.

Julia Eppes  is an Assistant Horticulturist working in the Formal Gardens at Mt. Cuba Center. She has a bachelor’s degree in Anthropology with a minor in Landscape Horticulture from the University of Delaware. She formerly interned at Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library and worked at Gateway Garden Center.

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