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A Garden in Winter

Friday, February 16, 2024 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Brian C. Nevin Welcome Center
124 Comstock Knoll Road, Ithaca, NY 14850

Come enjoy a guided walk through the Mullestein Family Winter Garden with horticulturist Emily Norsen. This unique circular garden with its raised sandstone beds is designed as a showcase for plants with intriguing winter characteristics, such as evergreen foliage, colorful bark, persistent fruit, and unusual growth habits. Learn about the plants you can use to make your home landscape beautiful and enjoyable all year long, and savor the peaceful splendor of a garden in winter. Warm, waterproof boots recommended. The program will be held indoors in the event of inclement weather.  Pre-registration is required.

Fee: $12 general admission; Free for Botanic Gardens members. Learn more about Membership here.

Location: Meet at the Nevin Welcome Center

Instructor: Emily Norsen, horticulturist

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