Mt Cuba Center
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Mt. Cuba is open Wednesday through Sunday, 10 am to 6 pm.

An ecological gardening certificate student completes a Native Plants of Fall exam in Mt. Cuba Center's naturalistic gardens.
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Program Guide

Classes offered year-round. Learn to garden in harmony with nature, take an art or wellness class, and more!

Wide shot of flowering Amsonia.
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Trial Garden

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

Mt. Cuba Center's natural lands pictured at sunset.
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Ecological Land Management

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

Two guests walk down the West Slope path in spring at Mt. Cuba Center.
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Mt Cuba Center

Dig Deeper into Ecological Gardening

Dig Deeper

Adding just one native plant to your garden makes a significant impact – let us help you add even more! Achieve your garden goals while contributing to the conservation of our natural habitats.

Dig a little deeper into ecological gardening. Learn how to garden in harmony with nature.


Become familiar with common problems, pests, and diseases you may encounter in your garden.

Problems, Pests, and Diseases

Curious about where you should site a plant? Make informed decisions based on your plant’s requirements.

Site Conditions

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Plants Featured at Mt. Cuba

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