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A Statement from DCH

An important statement from DCH Board and Staff on equality and diversity.

Virtual Garden Contest

Thursday, May 28, 2020 Wilmington, DE –The Delaware Center for Horticulture, in partnership with our lead sponsor Discover, invite all gardeners –novice and expert alike -to enter our Virtual Garden Contest celebrating the magic of gardening and nature. Taking a...

COVID-19 Advisory

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 Like you, we are closely monitoring the evolving Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. As a facility accessed by the public, the health and safety of our community is a priority. With Governor Carney’s recent stay-at-home order, DCH’s facility will...

Delaware Naturally Summit

Thursday, March 12, 2020 EVENT ADVISORY Delaware Naturally: Spring Into Action! - A Summit Meeting of Delaware Conservationists and Call to Action Delaware Agricultural Museum 866 N. Dupont Hwy., Dover, Delaware 19901 Tuesday, March 24, 2020 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Join...

2020 Landscaping and Horticulture Job Fair presented by DCH and DNLA

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 Where: Delaware Center for Horticulture, 1810 North Dupont Street, Wilmington When: Monday, January 27, 2020, 4-7 p.m. Why: Join the Delaware Center for Horticulture and the Delaware Nursery and Landscape Association for our 2020 Job Fair for...

2nd Annual Wilmington Tree Giveaway Sold Out Success

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 Wilmington, DE – At the 2nd Annual Wilmington Tree Giveaway, the Delaware Center for Horticulture (DCH) gave away 125 trees to city residents to plant at their homes and in their gardens. The event was made possible through the generous support...

DCH’s Winter Lecture Series with Brie Arthur

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 Where: Delaware Center for Horticulture, 1810 North Dupont Street, Wilmington When: Monday, January 27, 2020, 4-7 p.m. Why: Join the Delaware Center for Horticulture and the Delaware Nursery and Landscape Association for our 2020 Job Fair for...

DCH Receives Award from Delaware Nursery & Landscape Association for Wilmington Project

Friday, January 26, 2018 Wilmington, DE - The Delaware Center for Horticulture (DCH) recently received recognition from the Delaware Nursery & Landscape Association (DNLA) as the winner of its Landscape Awards in the Commercial category. The award-winning project...

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Delaware food banks need homegrown solutions to combat nutritional insecurities, WDEL

Food Bank of Delaware teams up with DCH to address food insecurity in Delaware.

 

 

Here’s How to Grow Your Own Vegetable or Herb Garden, Delaware Today

Advice on starting your own garden with tips from DCH’s own Marcia Stephenson.

 

Gardening for the Greater Good, Teleduction

DCH is the recipient of a $15,000 grant for our Branches to Chances program through the “A Community Thrives” program.

 

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Recommended Urban Trees

A helpful list and descriptions of recommended trees for the Wilmington, DE area.

Emerald Ash Borer Beetle Fact Sheet

Identify the Emerald Ash Borer Beetle with this fact sheet.

Bare Root Method

Information on the bare root production method.

Backyard Invaders

Learn how to control invasive plants in your backyard.

ALB Beetle Detectives Fact Sheet

Get the facts on Asian Longhorned Beetles.

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