Spend an autumn day at Mt. Cuba and leave with the tricks you need to build a successful garden from the ground up. From soil to wildlife, Mt. Cuba’s experts share sustainable ideas for outdoor areas. Register for the whole day or individual sessions.
This program takes place in-person (at Mt. Cuba Center) Saturday, October 22, 2022
About the Instructor: Leah Brooks is Mt Cuba’s Public Programs Assistant. She is a University of Delaware graduate with dual BS in Environmental Science and Wildlife Ecology. Her passion is sharing the joy of nature and native gardening with others.
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.
Vic Piatt is the gardens manager at Mt. Cuba Center and a graduate of Longwood Gardens’ Professional Gardener Program. He has held many positions at Mt. Cuba, including plant evaluation gardener and rock outcrop/scree gardens horticulturist.