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Mt. Cuba Center evaluates native plants and related cultivars for horticultural and ecological value.

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Mt. Cuba conserves and stewards more than 1,000 acres including meadows, forests, streams and riparian corridors.

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May 3 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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Canceled: Small Trees for Small Spaces

This class is canceled as of 4/22/24.

Let’s face it, most gardeners aren’t working with an endless amount of space, which makes plant selection a challenge, especially trees. Discover a variety of small, locally adapted trees that can provide multi-season interest, tolerate shade or sun, and not overtake your yard!

This program takes place in person at Mt. Cuba Center on Friday, May 3, 2024.

About the Instructor:
Duncan Himmelman, PhD, is the former Education Manager at Mt. Cuba Center. He earned his doctorate in Ornamental Horticulture at Cornell University, taught college for 24 years, and has contributed to a number of horticultural publications.

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