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Virtual Garden Contest Winners

Tuesday, October 13, 2020 Wilmington, DE –  DCH’s Virtual Garden Contest Winners Announced Wilmington, DE – The Delaware Center for Horticulture, in partnership with event sponsor Discover, is proud to announce the winners of our first-ever Virtual Garden Contest....

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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Earn Your Green Thumb with the Delaware Center for Horticulture, It's Time Wilmington

 

 

Explore DCH and all we have to offer with this inside look provided by It’s Time Wilmington. 

 

 

The Social Impact of Community Conservation in Wilmington, The Nature Conservancy

DCH’s partnership with The Nature Conservancy on our Branches to Chances program works to revitalize neglected areas of Wilmington and turn them into vibrant green spaces.

 

This Local Program Helps Delaware’s Formerly Incarcerated Land Work After Prison, Delaware Today

 

A spotlight in Delaware Today on DCH’s Branches to Chances 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.

Annual reports

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Annual Report 2019

Read DCH's Annual Report from 2019.

Annual Report 2017

Read DCH's Annual Report from 2017.

Annual Report 2014

Read DCH's Annual Report from 2014.

Annual Report 2013

Read DCH's Annual Report from 2013.

Annual Report 2012

Read DCH's Annual Report from 2012.

Annual Report 2011

Read DCH's Annual Report from 2011.

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Delaware Center for Horticulture

In this week’s Tree Talk episode, Vikram will be chatting with Wilmington Tree Steward, Subira Ibrahim. Subira has been an active Wilmington leader for years and she will share her thoughts on the impact of planting trees in our city neighborhoods. ... See MoreSee Less

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Don't miss our virtual wreath making class next Wednesday. Learn how to create a festive wreath or centerpiece from an unusual collection of fresh, locally-sourced greens, and an assortment of dried seeds, seedpods, and bows. Sign up today to reserve your spot! ... See MoreSee Less

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