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Climate 101: Planning for Change in a Garden

a woodland garden and stream with fall colors, and Duke Gardens logo
Friday, October 27, 2023
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Bobby Mottern, director of horticulture

Change is a constant in any garden, yet climate change has introduced an unprecedented scale of change that demands adaptation. Higher average temperatures, shifts in precipitation and other weather extremes make growing seasons less predictable. How can we partner with plants to find solutions? Learn from Bobby Mottern, director of horticulture at Duke Gardens, about ways that Duke Gardens is adapting gardening practices to plan for climate resilience and find strategies to apply to your landscape. Meet inside the Doris Duke Center.

Fee: $16; free for Duke Gardens members with free code. Registration is at Parking fees apply ($2/hr.). Information: 919-668-1707,