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Seasonal Celebrities: Autumn Plants for Your North Carolina Garden

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Saturday, October 09, 2021
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10:00 am - 11:00 am
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In this online presentation with Jan Little, director of education and public programs at Duke Gardens, you will learn a palette of beautiful and useful plants. We begin with a general horticulture discussion and then introduce a selection of trees, shrubs and perennials, noting their native region, culture, care, design attributes and history with people. Please join us for one or all Seasonal Celebrities sessions The plant list this week will include Betula nigra, river birch; Cercidiphyllum japonicum, katsuratree; Diospyros virginiana, persimmon; Ginkgo biloba, maidenhair tree; Hamamelis virginiana, witchhazel; Osmanthus fragrans, fragrant tea olive; Solidago canadensis, goldenrod; Solidago rugosa 'Fireworks', rough goldenrod; Veronia noveboracensis, New York Ironweed. The zoom session recording will be sent to all registrants.

Saturday, Oct. 9, from 10-11 a.m. $8; 20% discount for Gardens members and supporters with discount code. Registration at 919-668-1707,

Contact: Registrar