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“Healing Landscape” – Delight Your Birds, Bees and Butterflies at D&R Greenway Land Trust

June 21, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

free

Experts at D&R Greenway on Healthy Landscaping: Delight Your Birds, Bees and Butterflies, June 21, 7 to 8:30 p.m. Sustainable landscaping for the home garden is a free event. Register at rsvp@drgreenway.org 609 924-4646 One Preservation Place, off Rosedale Road, Princeton 08540.

Pepper DeTuro, President of Woodwinds: Partners in Ecology, will speak on sustainable approaches to landscaping, recommending proper horticultural practices applicable to this climate zone.

Judith Robinson, Certified Organic Landscape Design and D&R Greenway Education and Outreach Manager, will explain correct mulches and methods for local trees and plants. Current local methods are compromising the home garden.

Emily Blackman, Manager of D&R Greenway Native Plant Nursery and Land Protection Associate, will differentiate between native plant species and exotics. Her focus is essential mutually sustaining relationship between native plant species and the wild creatures who evolved alongside them. A selection of native plants will be for sale at the event: Eastern Red Columbine, Butterfly Milkweed, Wild Blue Indigo, and Blue Vervain.

The D&R Greenway Native Plant Nursery is open summer Fridays, 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Details

Date:
June 21, 2016
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
free
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Website:
http://www.drgreenway.org

Organizer

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Phone:
609 924 4646
Email:
rsvp@drbreenway.org
Website:
www.drgreenway.org

Venue

D&R Greenway Land Trust
One Preservation Place off Rosedale Road
Princeton, NJ 08540 United States
Phone:
609 924 4646
Website:
www.drgreenway.org
       

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