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Seasonal Celebrities: Summer Plants for Your North Carolina Garden

Bee balm
Wednesday, June 15, 2022
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

In this online presentation with landscape architect and artist Preston Montague, learn about a group of landscape plants that add beauty, texture, color and flowers to your garden. We'll 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. The plant list this week includes hyssop, Agastache ssp.; Astilbe spp.; crossvine, Bignonia capreolata; Deutzia gracilis, summersweet, Clethra alnifolia; Hydrangea paniculate and H. quercifolia; Indigofera amyblyantha; bigleaf magnolia, Magnolia macrophylla; and beebalm, Monarda didyma,

Please join us for one or all Seasonal Celebrities sessions; register for each week separately. Following registration, you will receive an email confirmation with the Zoom link, and a Zoom session recording will be sent to all registrants afterward.

Fee: $10; 20% discount for Gardens members and supporters with seasonal members-only discount code. Registration is at; register for additional sessions separately. Duke Gardens, Duke University, 420 Anderson St., Durham, N.C., 27705. Information: 919-668-1707,

Contact: Registrar