Knockout Natives with Sam Hoadley June 20, 2024
June 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Knockout Natives with Sam Hoadley
June 20, 2024
Live and on Zoom (please note that this event is taking place in Middletown, not West Hartford)
First Church Middletown
190 Court Street, Middletown, CT
Free for members; non-members register here.
Zoom links are automatically sent to members the Sunday before and the day of the presentation.
Join Sam Hoadley, the Manager of Horticultural Research at Mt. Cuba Center, as he highlights knockout native species and cultivars from their trials. Top performers and favorites of Monarda, Phlox, Helenium, Echinacea, wild hydrangea, Carex, and Vernonia represent some of the best native plants for the mid-Atlantic region and beyond. Sam will discuss their horticultural and ecological performance and will share important information on standouts that will make beautiful additions to your garden.
Sam Hoadley is the Manager of Horticultural Research at Mt. Cuba Center where he evaluates native plant species, old and new cultivars, and hybrids in the Trial Garden. Sam earned his degree in Sustainable Landscape Horticulture from the University of Vermont.
Free for members; $10 suggested non-member donation. After the event, you’ll receive a recorded copy of the talk.