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

Shade Gardening Saturday (Online) 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 […]

$49

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May 15 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am

Shade Gardening Success (Online)

This program takes place online Saturday, May 15 A few basic steps are all it will take to create an attractive, colorful, low maintenance shade garden that will take your breath away. Start with a plan: identify the sunny sites, wet spots, shady nooks, and soil conditions in your yard before you select plants for […]

$19

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May 15 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Go Public Garden Days

This program is free with general admission and takes place in-person Saturday, May 8 to Sunday, May 21 Celebrate America’s public gardens all week long at Mt. Cuba Center! Don’t miss our first Twilight on the Terrace event on Friday, May 14, with live music and local food from 5 to 8 pm. Join us […]

$15

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May 15 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm

Spring Watercolor Workshop

This program takes place in-person Saturday, May 15 Observe nature’s emerging beauty along our garden paths this spring and select subjects to paint that inspire you. Using simple yet effective strategies developed by Heidi over her 40 years of art instruction, gain an understanding of form, color mixing, and shading as you create a still […]

$69

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May 15 @ 11:15 am - 12:15 pm

Top 10 Shade-Loving Perennials (Online)

This program takes place online Saturday, May 15 Become a successful shade gardener using versatile, easy-to-grow, native perennials. From foamflower and heucheras to bleeding hearts and ferns, the unique colors and textures of shade loving plants create exciting new effects and beautifully accent existing specimens. About the Instructor: Leah Brooks is Mt. Cuba Center’s Public […]

$19

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May 15 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Container Gardens Made for the Shade (Online)

This program takes place online Saturday, May 15 Liven up the shady spots in your garden with containers overflowing with plant combinations that thrive in low light. Julia presents a series of thrillers, spillers, and fillers that blend texture, color, and visual interest into beautiful arrangements that will enhance your patio, balcony, or entryway. About […]

$19

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