Midweek with Mark

"Well-mannered Replacements for Garden Thugs"
Mark Weathington, Director

  • Wednesday, December 13, 2023 – 3:00 pm3:30 pm

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Just because a plant isn't native, doesn't mean it will swallow your landscape whole; and just because it is native, doesn't mean it won't! If you're looking maximize the diversity of your landscape and replace those bullies that outcompete everything else, there are plenty of plants that will live up to your expectations for functionality, while humbly maintaining their place in your garden—without spreading. Join us for this Midweek with Mark where our Director, Mark, will spotlight some of the nicest well-mannered replacements, both native and exotic, for some of our most familiar garden thugs!

Illicium 'Woodland Ruby' blooming

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