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In The News, Press Release – April 10, 2018

Planting Trees in Wilmington

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In The News – April 18, 2018

Our Clean and Green Lawn

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In The News – April 23, 2018

Hunting Wild Orchids

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In The News, Press Release – May 31, 2018

Mt. Cuba Center Master Plan

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 1, 2018 Mt. Cuba Center Master Plan Envisions New Entrance, More Gardens and New Education Building HOCKESSIN, De. (June 1, 2018) — Mt. Cuba Center’s completed master plan includes a new entrance and welcome center, an expanded garden experience, a learning center, and expanded plant production facilities and garden areas. The […]

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Updates – May 25, 2018

Blue Star Families

Did you know Mt. Cuba Center is a Blue Star Museum? The Blue Star Museum program is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and museums across America. Each summer since 2010, Blue Star Museums have offered free admission to the nation’s active-duty military personnel and […]

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In The News – April 23, 2018

Hunting Wild Orchids

Mt. Cuba Botanists Seek to Protect Native Orchids (April 21, 2018) They’ve captured our imagination for hundreds of years. They’re everywhere – weddings, grocery stores, even Beyoncé’s tour merch. They’re orchids, and Delaware’s native orchids are in danger of going extinct. While the most frequently encountered orchid in the horticultural trade is the tropical Phalaenopsis, […]

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In The News – April 18, 2018

Our Clean and Green Lawn

Mt. Cuba Center’s grassy lawns set the stage for our formal garden areas and Main House, as well as increase the drama for our iconic view of the Piedmont’s rolling hills. In 2016, we made a choice to turn away from chemical-based turf treatments and adopt truly sustainable practices. We are still in transition, though […]

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In The News, Press Release – April 10, 2018

Planting Trees in Wilmington

Mt. Cuba Center donated nine native trees to beautify and stabilize a vacant lot in Wilmington’s West Center City neighborhood. More than 40 members of the community, government agencies, and local conservation groups attended the ceremony around the planting. “Our communities are the sum total of all of these gestures by people who care for […]

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