Tuesday, October 9, 7:30 p.m.
A New Coastal Plain Garden is Coming to Delmarva
Join Gregg Tepper, director of horticulture at the emerging Delaware Botanic Gardens at Pepper Creek, for an informative and enthusiastic lecture on the Mid-Atlantic’s newest public garden, scheduled to open in 2019. Learn the history, hear the latest news, preview the amazing plans and take a virtual tour of this Coastal Plain garden, which will highlight the flora of southern Delaware and the Delmarva peninsula.
Tepper, who studied ornamental horticulture at the University of Delaware, is a professional horticulturist, lecturer, consultant and life-long native plant enthusiast. He owned a horticulture maintenance business, designing and managing private gardens in the Delaware Valley, then worked at the Mount Cuba Center in Hockessin, Del., where he was director of horticulture.