For anyone interested in native plants, Delaware’s Mount Cuba Center is a fabulous resource. I’ve been wanting to take courses there, but distance and schedules have just not allowed it. So I was happy to learn that Mount Cuba has launched a series of online courses designed to share their wonderful education resources with audiences everywhere. Mount Cuba Center Connect, the online education portal, describes itself as a “virtual garden of eastern North American native plants.”A
My first online course, Moss Gardening, examines the variety of moss textures, describes landscape uses for moss and explains how to establish a moss garden. This course will serve as a perfect complement to my next large-scale garden project – restoring the woodland border on the north side of my yard. I dive in to the material tonight.
Here’s to the start of a new adventure!