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Gardening for the Bees, Birds, & Butterflies

August 20 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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August 20


1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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ON-SITE | Tuesday, August 20, 1 – 4 pm

It’s amazing how much has been learned in just the past few years about the best ways to support birds, bees and butterflies … and it’s not just about finding the best food at the local store! The plants you choose and the way you garden has a huge impact on the number and variety of birds you will see in your yard. This course is based on the real-life experience of a spare-time gardener who has created 2 Certified Wildlife Habitats within colorful, bountiful gardens. Using the National Wildlife Federation’s framework and more recent findings from entomologist Doug Tallamy, you will learn gardening tips & techniques along with landscape design concepts, plant lists, and resource recommendations for increasing the joys of nature in your own yard… especially the birds!

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Learn more about our class offerings here: https://www.ncarboretum.org/education-programs/adult-education-classes/