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Date:
May 13, 2022
Time:
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:
Rockwood Museum
Address:
4651 Washington Street Extension
Wilmington, DE 19809
Cost:
$15 $10, NCC residents
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Growing in the Garden: The Botanical Collection

Friday, May 13, 2022

Wander through Rockwood’s Heritage Gardens to learn about the distinctive plants that have been collected there for 170 years. These plants have been added to this unique landscape by generations of the Shipley and Bringhurst families as well as the horticulturalists working at Rockwood since it become a museum environment. Sites along the walk will be compared to antique photos to compare the botanical changes over time. Ages 14+. Social distancing recommended Comfortable walking shoes recommended.

Wander through Rockwood’s Heritage Gardens to learn about the distinctive plants that have been collected there for 170 years. These plants have been added to this unique landscape by generations of the Shipley and Bringhurst families as well as the horticulturalists working at Rockwood since it become a museum environment. Sites along the walk will be compared to antique photos to compare the botanical changes over time. Ages 14+. Social distancing recommended Comfortable walking shoes recommended. 

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