Foundation Gardens That Say 'Welcome Home' to Native Plants

Thursday, April 25, 2024 -
10:00am to 12:00pm

Let's consider the design problems posed by the area around home foundations and entryways. Which native plants fit into that highly visible setting? Among regional native plants, there are flowering perennials, shrubs, grasses, trees, and ferns that both provide habitat for birds and pollinators as well as a pleasing appearance. The foundation garden need not be a bastion of imports such as pachysandra and boxwood. 

Achieve curb appeal and support nature. This two-hour talk is accompanied by extensive design resources and plant lists. 

Sponsored by the UConn Garden Master program. Register here.