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Shade Gardening with Native Plants: Virtual

with Chris Liloia, NCBG Curator, Habitat Gardens

The registration period has closed for this event.


Date: Friday, March 5, 2021

Time: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Fee: $19 ($17 Members)


A shady garden can brim with wildflowers in spring, offer cool respite in summer and provide habitat in winter. This virtual class will start with a quick overview of gardening in the shade and then focus on plants suitable for such endeavors.




Remaining Seats: 4

Note: Preregistration is required | Registration open through 3/4/2021 12:00 PM EST | Refund Policy

About the Instructor

Chris Liloia is a Curator at the North Carolina Botanical Garden. She is responsible for the care of the habitat gardens and maintains NCBG’s carnivorous plant collection.  She is knowledgeable in the cultivation of native plants and creation of sustainable gardens that are beautiful and brimming with biodiversity. Prior to joining the NCBG staff in 2000, she worked in ecological restoration in NJ and in south Florida. She earned her B.S. in Natural Resource Management, Conservation and Applied Ecology from Rutgers University.


This class will be offered online via Zoom Meeting. Link and other information for connecting will be sent to registrants the week of the class.

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